NAME - produces a slowly flashing GIF based on an input image


  perl [options] input output.gif

DESCRIPTION generates an animation from the given image to lowpct% coverage on a blank image of color back.


  • -f frames, --frames frames - the total number of frames. This is always rounded up to the next even number. Default: 20

  • -d delay, --delay delay - the delay in 1/100 second between frames. Default: 10.

  • -p percent, --lowpct percent - the lowest coverage of the image. Default: 30

  • -b color, --back color - the background color to fade to. Default: #FFFFFF.

  • -v, --verbose - produce progress information.


Tony Cook <>