(名詞) 圖片中的某個元素或一小塊區域被做成動畫的靜態影像 (still image)。(見下圖 － 翻攝網路)
These days Gifs range from small, repeating film grabs embedded into blogs as a sort of illustrative punctuation, to the spectral Cinemagraphs of Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg.
—Tim Dowling, "Gifs: the retro animations that just won't die," The Guardian, August 26, 2012
But the coolest GIFs as of late have come from the rise of cinemagraphs, where creators take an image and animate one aspect of it, looping it together seamlessly to create an illusion of video where there is none—the image of a woman's skirt ruffling in the wind, or of a taxi seen in a reflection, driving past a café window.
—David Mendez, "Show Us Your GIFs!," Tucson Weekly, December 13, 2012