How to: Create a fading gif with GIMP

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http://www.linuxandlife.com – In today's article, I will show you how to create a simple fading gif image with GIMP. I will use the image below as the sample. First, open the image on GIMP then make the layer transparent. Just go to Layer > Transparency > Color to Alpha then hit OK: Next, you need to create several copies of this layer. Go to Layer > Duplicate Layer or just simply hit Shift + Ctrl + D. In this example, I created 6 copies of the layer as you can see in the layer box: Next, set different opacity for the layer copies, you can increase or decrease the opacity gradually.  With my 6 cop (Distributions)