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Favorite Musician GIF

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Choose your favorite musician, and then head to Youtube and pick one of their videos to make an animated gif of. Try to use the best quality video possible, preferably HD.

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Submissions So Far

Favorite Musician Gif

For one of my GIF assignments, I chose to do the band X Ambassadors. They have been one of my favorites for a long time now and I wanted to pay homage to that. Their lyrics for almost all of their songs have such deep meaning and can be analyzed …

kanariya – animated gif assignment –

Hallelujah, this was a pain.

Welp, I never thought the day would come where I would create a gif by myself. I thought it would be a bit easier, however I was wrong. So, so wrong.

First off, let me tell you how frustrating GIMP is in terms of creating …

What Are the Chances

GIF #1

For our first GIF assignment I decided to base it off one of my favorite musicians, Chance the Rapper. The video I used is from the music video, May I Have This Dance by Francis and the Lights featuring Chance. I chose this video because most of Francis …

Get Incredibly Funky

Choose your favorite musician, and then head to Youtube and pick one of their videos to make an animated gif of.

This assignment seemed like an easy and fun way to make my first-ever GIF.

This is a GIF of my favorite artist, Marina and the Diamonds. I was originally …

Angel Wings

I wanted to try and experiment with gifs for the second assignment so I browsed the animated gif assignments and picked the favorite musician gif.

The assignment reads: Choose your favorite musician, and then head to Youtube and pick one of their videos to make an animated gif of. Try …

Trampled by Turtles

For this GIF assignment I was to make a GIF with one of my favorite musicians. I have no idea how to embed that onto here, so you can find the GIF I made here.

The assignment link is here

Steps:

Google how to make a GIF because the…

Everlong

Favorite Musician GIF

Choose your favorite musician, and then head to Youtube and pick one of their videos to make an animated gif of. Try to use the best quality video possible, preferably HD.

I love things that are involved with musicians and if I had to pick my favorite …

Favorite Musician GIF

When you see these guys live you can’t take your eyes off of Gord. That is why he is the winner of the Favorite Musician For Me To Make A GIF of in January 2016 Award!

Congratulations Gord!

Favorite Musician GIF

Taken from the Music Video I O U (A heartache) by Dean Ray…

Sunshine, Sunshine

This is one of the animated GIF assignments I chose to complete for three stars. This assignment required me to select a video of my favorite musician. To be completely honest, I do not have a favorite music artist. I enjoy a broad range of music and what I decide …

Katy Kat

Yes, I am a fan girl. I am fan girl and proud. I loved this assignment (worth 3 stars), we were supposed to create a GIF of a video from our favorite artist. For those who don’t know who I chose, it was Katy Perry and her video- “Hot N

Favorite Musician

This assignment required us to make a Gif of your favorite musician  and the first one came to mind is Mos Def. I do not like him just for his skills and what he has done for the genre but what he has done for other mediums like film. He …

“So it’s Gonna be Forever”

For this Assignment, worth 3 stars, we were asked to make a GIF from a video from one of our favorite artists.  For this I chose a video from Taylor Swift.  Taylor Swift causes a lot of controversy, but also a lot of joy.  Some say she is crazy …

Bunny’s favorite musician

While watching season 4, episode 10 of The Wire, I was surprised to hear Bunny listening to Billie Holiday. For such an important character, we seem to know so little about his personal life, such as his likes and hobbies. So for my second Bunny relayed assignment for the final …

Mr.Glasper

Robert Glasper is a beast of a piano player. His last few albums focused on combining jazz and hip hop together.

Mr. Glasper

Robert Glasper is a beast of a musician. With his latest albums he was able to fuse to worlds of jazz and hip hop together.  Everything he does musically is just dope. Tweet Share on Tumblr…

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Tutorials So Far

Get Incredibly Funky

Choose your favorite musician, and then head to Youtube and pick one of their videos to make an animated gif of.

This assignment seemed like an easy and fun way to make my first-ever GIF.

This is a GIF of my favorite artist, Marina and the Diamonds. I was originally …

Favorite Musician GIF Tutorial

Step 1:

Go to Gyazo.com and download it for free.  These two icons will appear, on the bar, at the bottom of your screen.

Step 2:

Go to YouTube and find a song you would like to use for this assignment.  Make sure it is high quality.

Step 3:

Find …

Bunny’s favorite musician

While watching season 4, episode 10 of The Wire, I was surprised to hear Bunny listening to Billie Holiday. For such an important character, we seem to know so little about his personal life, such as his likes and hobbies. So for my second Bunny relayed assignment for the final …