Facebook tests a GIF maker on iOS

You can now make share GIFs with Facebook App camera

You can now make share GIFs with Facebook App camera

Now, the social networking giant is letting you make your own GIFs with the addition of a GIF mode in Facebook Camera. TNW's report says that the GIFs created through the feature are short, lasting only a few seconds, which is pretty much how GIFs are meant to be.

In case you're not seeing the GIF option in the camera app, either patiently wait for it to hit your device or. don't - we were better off without it either way. The fact that the GIF creator even uses the Facebook Camera is a good sign that Facebook is finally going to make GIFs a priority, at least somewhat.

You will see the GIF creator button at the top of the Facebook iOS app screen, and this is where you need to click. Instead of there just being the one mode, which it describes as "Normal", there will be a second option for "GIF" mode. The resulting animated GIFs can be shared only on Facebook, be it as ports or story.

Facebook frequently tests new features by rolling them out to a subset of its users, so there's no way to know whether or when this might be rolled out more widely. Or, open the Facebook app and swipe from left on the news feed.

French President pays tribute to Nice victims
The magazine said the shots used were taken at a distance and do not identify the victims or impair their dignity. Eric Morain, a lawyer for several victims' associations said the images were "an insult to the victims' dignity".

FacebookCan you share these GIFs elsewhere?

The Facebook Camera GIFs feature seems to work very simply.

Apparently, the feature is only available in the iOS version of the Facebook app, as those who discovered the feature on their iOS devices did not see it on the newest version of the app running on Android.

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