Motion Stills

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Motion Stills 2.0 Adds In-App Live Photo Capture, Collage GIF Export, and More

Friday October 13, 2017 3:20 am PDT by
Google released version 2.0 of Motion Stills this week, bringing some notable improvements for frequent users of the app. For those unfamiliar with it, Motion Stills is designed to create unique GIFs from Live Photo images captured with iPhones that support the Apple camera feature. Users can add motion-tracked text overlays and emoji to their custom-framed creations and share them as a looping...

Google Brings Roving Text Effects to Apple's Live Photos in 'Motion Stills' App Update

Friday December 16, 2016 2:37 am PST by
Google has released an update to its Motion Stills app that lets users create moving text effects for inclusion in their videos. Motion Stills is designed to create unique GIFs from Live Photo images captured with the iPhone 7, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, and iPhone SE. The app was released earlier this year and its main features were subsequently integrated into Google Photos for iOS. The ...

Google Debuts 'Motion Stills' App for Creating GIFs and Movies from Live Photos

Tuesday June 7, 2016 11:49 am PDT by
Google today announced the launch of a new app called Motion Stills, which is designed to create unique GIFs from Live Photo images captured with the iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, and iPhone SE. According to Google, the app was built by the Google Research Team and uses the company's video stabilization technology to freeze the background into a still photo or create cinematic panoramas. Multiple ...