From Laughing Squid: “A Short History of Animated GIF Images”

by | Posted December 22nd, 2012


With the announcement of “gif” being dubbed Oxford English Dictionary’s Word of the Year, the internet has expanded on this news with several meme-based, gif websites that are drawing more attention than ever before. Animator Sean Pecknold and Legs Media recently created a two-minute short film titled, A Short History of the GIF, informing audiences of “the GIF image format and its popularity throughout the years.”

Source: Laughing Squid