We all know about the famous app called TikTok, which had more popularity since 2020 pandemic. We know that in this app we can make different types of videos with various animations and filters, but did you know that in addition to this you can make animated photos.
This is one of the new features that has added the TikTok platform, with this you can take any video and turn it into an animated photo, which you can use at any time and post it on any social network, you can even use it as wallpaper if you wish.
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How to install the add-on to create an animated photo from a TikTok video?
Once you enter the video you want to turn into an animated photo, click on the three dots and then click on the option that says ‘Animated photo’, you will see the warning that says that you need an add-on, and with it you will see two options, ‘Cancel’ or ‘Install now’.
You must select the option ‘Install now’, once you click there, the Play Store platform application will open which will take you directly to where you must install the add-on called ‘TikTok Wall Picture’, then you must click on the green button that says ‘Install’.
And ready you will have installed the add-on to make the animated photo, you just have to go back to the video and follow the same steps of clicking on the three dots and select the animated photo option and there you will have the animated photo you wanted.
How to make an animated photo of a TikTok?
This is very simple to execute you just need to have the TikTok application on your mobile device, below, we will tell you how to perform this procedure. You can also try recording videos in TikTok with voice effects.
To create an animated photo from a TikTok video, the first thing you need to do is look for the video you want to turn into an animated photo, once you find it click on it.
After this, click on the three dots that are located at the bottom right and are located horizontally, once you click there, you must choose from the options that appear, the one that says ‘Animated photo’.
Once you click there a warning will appear, which says that you will need an add-on, that is to say another application to continue with this procedure, once you download it, go back to the video and click again on the three dots.
Then click again on the ‘Animated photo’ option and there the video will be converted into an animated photo, it will be downloaded and you can use it as you wish. It doesn’t matter if the videos are 60 seconds long, you can also make animated photos out of them.
From a TikTok created by you
To convert a TikTok video created by you into an animated photo, you just have to go to your TikTok profile, once there you just have to select one of the videos you have uploaded in the feed.
And after that, follow the procedure mentioned above, which would be to click on the three dots on the right side of the video, then select the animated photo option and that’s it, your video will be converted into an animated photo.
With a TikTok from another user
To convert a TikTok video created by another user into an animated photo, this option is not possible, there are still other options such as setting it as wallpaper directly or even sharing it as a Gif, but otherwise there is no option to do it from other users’ videos.
How do I set an animated photo as wallpaper?
To be able to set the animated photo that we made in a wallpaper we just have to do the following, once we convert our video to photo, we will immediately get the option of whether you want to set it as wallpaper or not.
Since that is what we want we just have to follow the procedure, then two options will appear, configure what type of background we want our photo, if in ‘Home background’ or ‘Lock background’.
This will depend on the criteria of each person, you can choose the option you like best, click on the one you want, and once this is done, you will have already configured the photo in the background you like the most.
It is very easy to perform this procedure, it is just a matter of choosing the video you want to take to an animated photo, and that’s it. On the other hand, it is not yet possible to share the animated photo through TikTok direct messages.