Cliplets or Cinemagraphs are still images with spots of movement, have become very popular on social media. So popular, in fact, that Microsoft Research has released a tool for creating cinemagraphs, which they call “Blink Cliplets”.
Using Blink Cliplets Windows app you can import or record short videos and then choose which parts to animate and which parts to freeze. You can then share your cliplet on Facebook, Twitter, or BLINK.so.cl, or simply save it as an animated GIF or video file.
When you open the app for the first time it will present you with easy to follow video tutorial which will explain the creation process.