Kevin Weir’s Wonderfully Weird Ghostly Animated Gifs

creepy_animated_gifs We love cool animated gifs (who else brought you the entire collection of Google FIFA World Cup Soccer gifs?) The other day we noticed the work of Droga5 (NYC) art director and designer,  Kevin Weir and his incredible use of historical black and white photographs, turning them into incredibly creepy, but expert animated GIFs. motherjones howitzer roebling   horses         tumblr_mvvgd7UJlP1r0kdxho3_500 tumblr_n17etjr3YK1qk4ealo1_500 tumblr_mzgfkbOj7k1r0kdxho1_r4_500 tumblr_nbpb85vvRv1qlq9poo7_r1_400 tumblr_nbpb85vvRv1qlq9poo9_r1_400 tumblr_n1x29zlQbK1qk4ealo1_500 tumblr_nbpb85vvRv1qlq9poo10_r1_400 tumblr_nbpb85vvRv1qlq9poo5_r1_500 tumblr_mvvgd7UJlP1r0kdxho1_500 Weir makes uses the photographs he finds in the Library of Congress online archive, and with an expert hand at Photoshop,  he lets his insane and creepy imagination run wild.  In fact, it practically gallops! He also also animates music videos and sassy birds.  Check out more of his animated gifs on his Tumblr,  Flux Machine.

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