Animography: Check Out This Free Animated Typeface for Designers

What happens when you let 110 animators do whatever they like to one typeface?¬†Franchise Animated, a dynamic typography set by Animography, happens. The typeface was created by one type designer and a handful of contributing artists providing different animations. The project asked each artist to animate one glyph in Adobe After Effects¬†using no more than… Continue reading Animography: Check Out This Free Animated Typeface for Designers

Flipboard Announces GIFs and Top Stories for iOS

Few things on the internet are more fun than GIFs. To help us get as at many of GIFs as we can (though we can never truly get enough), Flipboard announced that GIF support is coming to its iOS apps along with three new features to help you discover and share new content.   GIF… Continue reading Flipboard Announces GIFs and Top Stories for iOS

15 Spooky Yet Beautifully Animated GIFs That Explore the Duality of Life

Have you ever wondered about the duality often times presented to us in life? Like can there be life, without death? Or how in order to learn, you have to first be ignorant. The collection of art here today also has a unique quality of being both mysterious yet beautiful, combining vintage photographs from the… Continue reading 15 Spooky Yet Beautifully Animated GIFs That Explore the Duality of Life

Video Games vs. Real Life [COMIC]

People often poke fun at geeks that need to get out the house more and stop playing so many video games, but sometimes life isn’t that much better. From super sonic travel speeds, to “leveling up,” or just finding some gold on the street here are some of the subtle differences between video games and… Continue reading Video Games vs. Real Life [COMIC]

These Cool Timelapse GIFs Give You a Front Row Seat to Watch Earth ‘Breathe’

Do you ever think of Earth as a living, breathing creature? If so, you are not alone. Using images from the NASA Visible Earth project, John Nelson of IDV Solutions created timelapse GIFs that give you an outer space view of Earth’s changing seasons. The looping effect of the GIFs lends a humanness to the planet as it appears to breath in and out.

The Isometric GIF Project: 12 Creative 3D Animations

The word “isometric” comes from the Greek term for “having equal measurement.” In that vein, the Isometric GIF Project is a series of animated scenes presented in an isometric perspective, that is, where a three-dimensional object is visually represented in just two dimensions. The project, by Guillaume Kurkdjian, promises to deliver one animated GIF per… Continue reading The Isometric GIF Project: 12 Creative 3D Animations

The Actress Blew Up: Here’s What Actually Happened During Your Favorite Movie [GIFs]

Have you ever been so fed up with a romance movie you found yourself wishing for mild destruction to change up the plot a little? Your wish is the command of the Exploding Actresses Tumblr, where you can watch characters from (in)famous romance flicks blow up before before your very eyes. Now Snow White will… Continue reading The Actress Blew Up: Here’s What Actually Happened During Your Favorite Movie [GIFs]