The Sunshine State Digital Network in partnership with Florida State University Libraries is happy to announce the winners for the 2019 GIF It Up, Florida Contest.
Entries were judged on 3 categories:
- Creativity: how the original source material is transformed to create a unique GIF.
- Technical Execution: level of skill or craft that can be perceived to have been used in creating the GIF.
- “Floridaness”: how well the GIF captures or communicates some aspect(s) of living in Florida and/or the State’s history, culture, or aesthetics.
Tied for first place are two entries by Rebecca Bakker from Miami, Florida.
Second place winner by Arjay Romanowski from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Third place winner by Elliot Williams from Austin, Texas.
Winner of the 2019 People’s Choice Award is Elise Aiello from Tampa, Florida.