Animated GIF

Create animated GIF snippets from your source video.

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<query>
    <userid><<id>></userid> <!-- required-->
    <userkey><<key>></userkey> <!-- required-->
    <action>[Action]</action> <!-- required-->
    <format>
        <!-- Format fields -->
        <output>gif</output>
        <interval>[Interval]</interval>
        <loop>[LoopsCount]</loop>
        <colors>[ColorsCount]</colors>
        <dither>[DitherMode]</dither>
        <!-- Destination fields -->
        <destination>[DestFile]</destination>
    </format>
</query>
{
    "query": {
        "userid": "<<id>>",
        "userkey": "<<key>>",
        "action": "[Action]",
        "format": {
            "output": "gif",
            "interval": "[Interval]",
            "loop": "[LoopsCount]",
            "colors": "[ColorsCount]",
            "dither": "[DitherMode]",
            "destination": "[DestFile]"
        }
    }
}

Parameter

Description

Allowed Values

Default Value

interval

Specify the delay between frames in hundredths of a second.

Positive integer

0

loop

Specify how the animation loops.

-1 – infinite loop
0 – no loop

0

colors

Specify the number of colors.

Integer from 4 to 255.

128

dither

Specify the dithering mode.

bayer, heckbert, floyd_steinberg, sierra2, sierra2_4a

sierra2_4a