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10 best free GIF programs

First, we list the best software products.

1. Recommendation: Wondershare Filmora
The first program on the list is Wondershare Filmora. It is considered one of the best programs for creating videos and GIF images. It is easy to use and provides many functions and more than 100 visual effects. As well as full control over audio and video settings.

Easy to use;
Allows you to create GIFs from static images;
Allows you to create GIFs from videos of any format, for example, AVI, MPEG, WAV, DAT, EVO, MKV, MP4, WMV, etc .;
Allows you to edit GIFs using commands such as cropping, combining, rotation, acceleration, deceleration, color correction;
Allows you to edit GIFs with great effects, text and subtitles.
2. Photoscape
With Photoscape, you can make many interesting effects in your videos. The GIF editor includes such tools and functions:

Editor;
View;
Animated GIFs;
Color selection;
Crop;
Filters
Pros: easy to use.
Cons: a bit slow.

3. Gifted Motion
Uses Java and can work on all operating systems. No installation required.

Allows you to edit images;
Supports PNG, JPEG, BMP, GIF;
No license required.
Pros: the program is easy to use.
Cons: Downloading large images takes some time.

4. SSuite Gif Animator
GIF file editor is compatible with all editions of Windows, including 32 and 64-bit versions. This is one of the few programs developed using green information technology (Green Software).

Create movies, slide shows, animated GIFs, and more.

Pros: low power consumption of the device, easy to use.
Cons: incomplete control of the editing process.

Online GIF Creation Services
There are a large number of online services that allow you to create GIF images. One of the problems of such resources is privacy and watermark. Therefore, before downloading images, pay attention to the terms of service.

5. Picasion
Picasion lets you import photos or videos from Picasa, Flickr, or any other gallery. This service is available in several languages, including English, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian. You can adjust the size of images, create and add your own avatar.

Pros: easy to use free GIF editor, supports many formats.
Cons: Demonstrates a large amount of advertising.

6. GifPal
Easy-to-use tool for creating GIFs.

Frame rate adjustment.
Editing the timeline.
30 effects.
Up to 20 frames.
No watermarks in photos.
Pros: A free tool with useful effects.
Cons: To use the animated GIF editor, you need Internet access.

7. Gickr
Gickr makes it easy to create your own GIF images by downloading them from the image gallery or from your Flicker, YouTube, Picasa account. The service provides secure browsing and is effective.

Pros: free.
Cons: need internet access.

8. MakeAGif
Create your own GIFs and enjoy fantastic features in a safe environment.

Pros: easy to use and free.
Cons: not intended for children, may contain adult content.

9. Gimp
A free service that allows you to edit images and create GIF images.

Pros: Available online and free.
Cons: Not as effective as some other programs.

10. UnFREEz
A wonderful program that allows you to create creative GIF-images. It does not have a complex user interface, and it is not as diverse as some of the more powerful programs.

Pros: The GIF image editor is easy to use.
Cons: no additional features.

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