Tooling for GIFs
Record your Screen
- Kap - Great Open source GIF recorder (OSX only currently)
- Licecap - Basic util for Windows/OSX
- OBS - All platform video recorder (will need to convert videos to GIFs)
Important: GIFs from these tools are often huge, see below to compress.
How to Resize Animated GIFs w/ Compression
[brew/apt] install imagemagick
gifsicle -i ./input.gif --resize-fit-width 960 > ./output-960px-width.gif
- OSX: Cmd+Ctrl+Shift+4 to draw a region & add to your clipboard.
- Move selection by pressing SPACEBAR WHILE holding down shortcut keys.
- Add OSX Shortcut to Linux