How to get each frame from an .GIF animation

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Post » Tue Jan 19, 2010 3:42 pm

Hi Scirra forum,

I've got a basic question but i dont get the answer. How to get each frame from an .GIF animation. I downloaded some sprites who are already animated (like walking or standing) but to use them in construct i need every frame of it. Or can i use an already animated sprite.

Greetz 8)
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Post » Tue Jan 19, 2010 4:42 pm

You'll have to break it into seperate frames with a .gif editing program. If you don't have one, I geuss you can use the printscreen key to try to capture every frame, but that could be annoying. :mrgreen:
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Post » Tue Jan 19, 2010 4:54 pm

Ok thanx, going for a search for an .GIF animator!
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Post » Tue Jan 19, 2010 5:12 pm

Hope they weren't optimized.
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Post » Tue Jan 19, 2010 5:16 pm

Well i think so because when i save each frame the quality is really low. How do i fix that?
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Post » Tue Jan 19, 2010 7:29 pm

save as PNG, not JPG. Disable dithering.
If you're using photoshop, there's a macro (Automate) to export each frame as a separate file.
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