Ubuntu – How to create an animated gif from still images (preferably with the command line)

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I want make a .gif animated picture from a given set of .jpg pictures.

I would prefer to do it from the command line, so command line tools would be very welcome.

Best Answer

You can use ImageMagick package. Install it using the command:

sudo apt-get install imagemagick

Now you can create a gif from number of pictures(jpg) using:

convert -delay 20 -loop 0 *.jpg myimage.gif