Want to animate a still picture to make it move or even add movements or animations to a still photo to create more dynamic moving images in a video?
FlexClip makes it pretty easy to add this feature to your pictures in a few clicks. And you won't need any design experience or download any software and pay for it to make moving images. With the free online tool, FlexClip, you can create your own moving pictures with great ease.
Also, FlexClip online video maker offers beautiful pre-made video templates inspiring you to easily make a stunning video from your pictures:
How to Make Still Pictures Move Online
FlexClip provides two ways for you to animate a picture online free: make a still picture moving with animation feature or rely on its Picture-in-Picture motion option.
Method 1 Make Still Picture Move via Simple Animation
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Animated the Picture
Method 2 Make Still Pictures Move via Picture-in-Picture Motion Option
Besides using the simple animation to make your still picture moving, you can also animate your photos rely on FlexClip's PIP motion feature, which allows you to apply more animations such us wipe, fade, popup, and flip
Add Picture to Storyboard with PIP
Animated the Still Picture
Making Your Moving Picture More Dynamic - Killer Tips
Now, you've mastered the way to animate a photo, here we want to show you how to level up your moving picture to make it more dynamic and appealing.
Tip 1: Add Dynamic Text to The Moving Picture
A moving picture with dynamic text is far more appealing than a still photo. With FlexClip, you can easily add the dynamic text to the moving photo in a few clicks.
Simply go to the sidebar and focus on the text section, scroll down to pick your desired text effect, add it to your picture, then you can enter your content and customize it in the font, color, position, and duration.
Image Board: Add Animated Text to the Moving Picture
Tip 2: Add Animated Effects to the Moving Picture
FlexClip also provides various stunning elements - emoji stickers, speech bubbles, and more shapes - you can add to your moving pictures to make them more dynamic and attractive.
It is pretty easy to and the animated effects to your images. Just go to the sidebar and switch to the Elements option, here you will see a lot of elements, both the dynamic element and other simple elements. You can either choose to pick a ready-made dynamic element or choose a simple element then add animation to them manually.
Image Board: Add Animated Element o the Moving Picture
Tip 3: Go along with a Rhythmic Music Track
You might already know the importance of the music, and you'll not surprise that different background music of a video can convey different feelings to viewers. If you want to make your moving picture more dynamic, rhythmic music must be the best choice.
That's all for how to animate a still picture and make moving images effects in a video. Hopefully, with the tool, instructions, and tips we shared here, everyone can make the still photo move and create appealing moving pictures in a video with great ease.