From Web Graphics Software:
Flex GIF Animator is an easy way to create and edit banners, buttons, backgrounds. Flex GIF Animator boasts a powerful brush engine that lets you use 6 different natural media tools such as crayon, charcoal, oil paint, and pencil. You can also use Photoshop brushes that you can download from the internet. An extensive array of tools are at your command with Flex GIF Animator-clone, retouch, and effects like dodge, light, blur, saturation controls. When it comes to the actual animating in Flex GIF Animator, you have control over animation effects like zoom, fade, and particle effects. You can even make warp and morph effects.
Import photos, movie frames, or capture images from movies in the DV, MPG, AVI, MOV, and FLV formats. And if you really want to get crazy with your animations, just export them to SWF Flash, Quicktime, or AVI format for the ultimate portability. Flex GIF Animator lets you: Easily create and edit animated banners, buttons, and backgrounds. Use your own imported images, or capture still images from video. Export your animations as Flash, Quicktime, or AVI.