GIF images work on media pages in most (of my personally experianced) cases, but not all.
When the user uploads an image we convert it to one or two
additional JPEG sizes.
1. We will always create thumbnail.jpg.
2. If the image dimensions exceed one of 640x640px, we will create
3. If there exists a medium.jpg file for a media entry, we will
show it on the media page,
**else we will display the original file**
This means that GIF images work if the fit within 640x640px
1. Create GIF thumbnails and medium.jpg if the original is a gif
Possible setbacks with this is that some thumbnails may present a
large download despite it's small size.
Possible solutions to possible setbacks¶
It might be possible to resize a preset duration for the thumbnail
animation and create the medium.jpg (if needed) with the full