Creating animated GIFs of your favorite video clips is an easy and rewarding task with ThunderSoft Video to GIF Converter. This simple utility allows you to select any fragment from an MP4, FLV, AVI, MPEG, VOB, MKV, or MOV video file (among other widely used formats) and convert it into a customized GIF file in just a few clicks.
Its intuitive and clear interface will let you play back the selected source video and to move around it easily and quickly thanks to a series of thumbnails that will take you to different scenes in just one click. To be able to convert the clip into a GIF file, all you have to do is select the start and end points, though you may want to go through some of the program’s various settings, which will allow you to customize the output file to meet your specific needs.
You can crop the image to select that part of the frame you are more interested in. You can use your mouse to crop the image in a more intuitive way or enter specific X, Y, width, and height values. You can also resize the overall dimensions of the frame by using the profiles provided or by entering your preferred size. As for the output GIF file, you can define the number of replay times, the frame rate in FPS, and the overall playback speed. Other settings will let you color whatever blank areas may result from cropping the video frame, and to customize the maximum frame and decode frame values. Once it is all set, you can preview the GIF video before saving it to file. more