The winners of GIF IT UP 2019

2 Grand Prize Winners

Justin Gammon (Greenville, USA) Source material: Exercise 5. For the legs generally The New York Public Library via DPLA

Roland Zsigmond (Arad, Romania) Source material: Two Sikh men dueling with wooden swords | Wellcome Collection via Europeana

3 Runners-up

Gatis Štempelis (Liepāja, Latvija)Source material: Arkeologiskt föremål från Teotihuacan Sigvald Linné |Etnografiska museet via Europeana

Chris Timmons (New York, USA)Source material: Soyez reconnaissant pour vos maitres Boston Public Library via DPLA

Janis Zeps (Liepaja, Latvia) Source material: Correspondance entre Maxime Payel et son frère Léonce via Europeana 1914-1918

2 First-time GIF-makers category winners

Balazs KunSource material: Manticore from BL Royal 12 F XIII, f. 24v The British Library via Europeana

Emīls Lauss (Liepāja, Latvia) Source material: Portrait of Jonkheer Jan Willem Janssens | Jan Willem Pieneman | Rijksmuseum via Europeana, Indian Guide Long Hair’ | Herman John Gabriel| Hett Art Gallery and Museum at Camp Chesterfield Slatin Pasha’ | Salim S. Haddad | Wellcome Collection via Europeana

4 Industrial Heritage Category winners

Markus Steiger (Zurich, Switzerland)Source material: Fabrik för L M Ericsson, vaktkur Exteriör Arkitektur – och designcentrum via Europeana

Kelly Dann (Brisbane, Australia)Source material:”Female employees constructing cars at Ford Motor Company, Geelong | Wolfgang Sievers| Libraries Australia via Trove

Ryan Seslow (New York, USA)Source material:Stakminų kaimo koplytėlė | Stasys Vaitkus | Šiauliai Aušros Museum, 22.0 IBM Diverse maskiner | Telemuseet via Europeana

Nick Cave (Birmingham, England) Source material: Cork figures | Ajuntament de Girona via Europeana

3 Children and Teenagers Category Winners

Aleksandra Vecvagare (Liepāja, Latvija) Source material: The Penitent Magdalen Gerrit Dou | Nationalmuseum, Sweden via Europeana

Rūdolfs Kuncītis (Liepaja, Latvija) Source material: Vid ammunitionsförrådet på Utö skjutfält Ingemar Eriksson | Arsenalen via Europeana

Patrīcija Krūmiņa (Liepāja, Latvija)Source material: Portrait of a Man Gerrit Dou | Mauritshuis via Europeana

People’s Choice Award Winner

Mustafa Burhan Esen (Çorum, Türkiye)Source material: Barnängens Tekniska fabrik i Stockholm. Tekniska museet via Europeana

Congratulations to the winners – you will be contacted about the prizes via email. And huge thanks to all the participants! Hope to see you again next year.

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