Before you mention this question Tool to convert a sequence of numbered PNG files to an animated GIF? I would like to say I'm a total noob when it comes to ubuntu (I know I have 1375 rep but I have since gone back to Windows and have only just now returned and my memory is very fussy) and ImageMagick doesn't seem to have a convert tool any more. I'm used to using PhotoScape on Windows and I rather like its set up so if anyone knows an alternative on Ubuntu that's similar that'd be much appreciated.
You can easily do this with GIMP. First install it if it's not installed already with
Creating the gif
From GIMP go to
From here you can perform edits on the layers and, once done, go to
From there you will go to the GIF export options. Tick the
You can use a program called convert included in the imagemagick package. It is command line driven, but very easy to use. Install it either through the software center, or go to a command prompt and type ...
Now to create the .gif.
*Note the above example is straight from Image Magick Examples