GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) images are extremely popular, especially on Tumblr.com. If you don’t know, GIF is a moving picture that looks like video yet it doesn’t have sound and thus is much lighter than a video file. This kind of images can be used to show a particular moment from a movie, an educational film or a music video.
PRO Tip: Here you’ll learn to make your own GIFs for eternal watching.
You can easily save moving pictures onto your PC like you do with a standard non-moving image. Yet it’s not that easy to save GIF on iPhone. iPhone doesn’t support moving images. If you simply save your image to Camera Roll like you always do, the pic will be static and won’t move. The same thing will also happen if you try to edit a GIF file. To keep the image in motion you need to follow the steps below.