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Flashing Neon Gif

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Now that you've mastered the animated GIF, it's time for a super fun challenge. The idea here is to embellish a GIF you've created in a bitmap editor such as Photoshop or The GIMP with a bit of stylized text you've created with a vector editor such as Illustrator or InkScape. Having the illuminated text fade in and out through the opacity feature in your bitmap editor is one way to make your work even more memorable.

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Ah this is where being a total nerd pays off

I found the assignment to put text over a gif and luckily I was already working on something like that for my disney blog (which i have because I’m a total nerd). So I picked it up and polished it off to use for this.

wow totally lame right? I …

Flashing Neon GIF

Blame it on Zontar

Zontar the Thing From Venus is a Larry Buchanan made for television production from the mid-sixties. While searching through the several films I’d previously downloaded from the Internet Archive for a suitable clip for my submission for the Flashing Neon GIF ds106 assignment, this scene when…

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