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All Aboard The GIF Train

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"Train kept a rollin' all night long..." "Down around the corner half a mile from here, see them long trains run and you watch them disappear..." Trains. They are in songs, movies, and a metaphor for steady movement. And they are ripe for GIFing- given their regular repeated motion.

Capture the essence of train movement in a GIF, and do what you can to keep it under 1 Mb (much of the train passing is repeated and you can delete frames and not lose the motion). Step it up a notch and match your train gif to a song using


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Once you are on the DS106 Train

A new chapter of ds106 is starting.

ds106zone is an idea Dr. Garcia had about framing the Summer session around a Twilight Zone inspired thematic

from: bavatuesdays | a “b” blog

I’ve not idea about the twilight zone, well off my culture radar, so I am speed reading wikipedia and …

Midnight GIF of the Midday VIA

–Originally published at de•tri•tus » ds106
Sometimes, less is more. Sometimes, the first photo of the day is the best. As animated GIFs go, this one had the potential to be the easiest, it-fell-right-into-my-lap-and-it-was-done GIF. But No. I remembered Alan Levine‘s  Animated GIF Assignment 857 “All Aboard the GIF Train” earlier this week, and made a quick attempt to grab a …

Train to Anywhere

I am getting on The GIF Train and Riffing a GIF working off Alan’s The Faultless Feed (GIF) Train.
going for the quick and dirty rather than any precision train engineering. Taking the CogDog Express across Scotland,

Over Glasgow:

And over the moon:

Here is a greenscreen train,…

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