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How to Make a GIF From Images on Windows/Mac/Online

Isla updated on May 21, 2020 to Video Editing Tips | How-to Articles

GIF is an animation images, it usually uses to sharing our life with friends on internet. This kind of file format can great to convey people's thoughts and emotions. So, do you know how to make a GIF for images easily on Windows/Mac/Online? Now I will tell you.

Part 1. How to Make a GIF from Images on Windows

1. EaseUS Video Editor

If you want to find a great GIF-making software, EaseUS Video Editor will be your best choice! Although EaseUS Video Editor is a video editing app, the function of GIF-making is every powerful. EaseUS Video Editor not only supports making GIF from images but also can make from the video. This program also supports converting function. Such as support converting MP4 to GIF, PNG to GIF, JPG to GIF, and so on. This program also provides most editing tools, that you can use these tools to edit your GIF images.


  • Support making GIF from images
  • Support most formats converting to GIF
  • Support adding text, music, effects to GIF
  • Support free download


  • Only support Windows users

How to make a GIF Form Images Using EaseUS Video Editor

Step 1. Import Images

Launch EaseUS Video Editor. On the main screen, you can click the "Import" button to import your images. Then click the "+" button to add your video into the timeline.

add to project

Step 2. Adjust Images

Select the photo, then you can edit the images, change images size and adjust images speed. And you also can add zoom-in and mosaic effects to your images.

adjust images

Step 3. Export GIF

Now you can click the "Export" button to export your images. And then under the "Video" tab, choose the GIF file format to save you images.

convert video to gif

When you follow the steps to finish your operation, you also can use EaseUS Video Editor to add text, filters, overlays, transitions, elements, and music. These video editing tools can make you GIF more perfect.


Part 2. How to Make a Gif From Images on Mac

In this part, I will introduce to you how to make a GIF Form Images on Mac.

1. iMovie 


iMovie is a video editing program developed by Apple Inc. This app is free to use for Mac users. iMovie is famous for the simplicity of its interface, most of which require simple clicks and drags. When it comes to creating GIF, it only requires three steps to make a GIF from images, that you can get a GIF image. And next, I will tell you how to make a GIF from images using iMovie.


  • Support making GIF from images
  • Support adding effects and transitions to GIF
  • Support 4k resolution


  • Not support Windows users

How to make a GIF Form Images Using iMovie

Step 1. Import your images and drag them ordered correctly.

imovie import media

Step 2. Select the image and click the "Cropping Ken Burns & Rotation" button to add your image on the preview window and click "Fit".

imovie adjust gif images

Step 3. Export your GIF images and save as GIF file format.

Part 3. How to Make a GIF From Images Online

AS we all know, online tools are every convenience. In this part, I will introduce to you how to make a GIF From Images online.

1. imgflip

imgflip is a great online GIF-making software. You can use this app to make high quality animated GIF images online for free. This program supports most GIF editing operations, such as adding text and images, cropping, rotating, resizing, reversing, enabling sound, and other several advanced features.


  • Support making GIFs from Youtube, Vimeo, and many other video websites
  • Support making GIFs from pictures or other images


  • Not support adding effects in GIFs

How to make a GIF Form Images Using imgflip

Step 1. Click the "Upload" button and select as many images as you want.

imgflip import image

Step 2. Drag and drop the images in correct order which you selected.

imgflip adjust image1

And you also can edit the GIF images' delay, width, and height.

imgflip adjust image2

Step 4. Click "Generate GIF" to export and save your GIF image.

imgflip export and save gif

2. GIFMaker.me 

If you want to find an easy online GIF-making program, GIFMaker.me will be your best choice. GIFMaker.me allows you to easily create animated GIF form the images and videos, and slideshows online for free. Even an registration is not required. Whether you are a professional designer, photographer, or simply an amateur, this program can satisfy your GIF-making needs.


  • Support sharing multiple screenshots in one URL
  • Support reducing the file size of a gif
  • Support making GIF from the images
  • Support merging two or more gifs into one gif


  • Not support adding filters and effects to your photos
  • Not support adding text

How to Make a GIF From Images Using GIFMaker.me

Step 1. Click "Upload Images" to import your image.

gifmakeme import images

Step 2. Drag and drop the images you selected until you get them ordered correctly. Then you can adjust canvas size, animation speed, repeat times, and even can add music from YouTube.

gifmakeme adjust gif

Step 3. Click "Create GIF Animation" to export and save you GIF images animation.

gifmakeme export

Part 4. Conclusion

On this page, you learned how to make a GIF form images on Windows/Mac/Online. Compared to the the advantages and disadvantages of these GIF-making tools on Windows, Mac, and Online, if you you want to find an efficient and powerful program,we recommend you to choose EaseUS Video Editor as your first choice.

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