Create GIF art from public domain / openly licensed sources!

Calling all gif-­makers, creatives, history nuts, animators, and lovers of the internet! GIF IT UP (October 1 – 31, 2016) is an annual international competition organized by the Digital Public Library of America to find the best gifs using public domain and openly licensed digital video, images, text, and other material found in DPLA and other participating digital libraries.

Tobias Rothe, 2015 GIF It Up Grand Prize Winner (Licensed CC-BY)

Tobias Rothe, 2015 GIF It Up Grand Prize Winner (Licensed CC-BY)

GIFs must be made from media from DPLA,Europeana, DigitalNZ, or Trove.

After submitting it for The Daily Create, run over to the GIF It Up site for more information how to submit it to the contest.

Tweet your response to @ds106dc and be sure to include the hashtag #tdc1738

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