Animated GIF Images

Continuously looping GIF's and other animations are not accessible. Reason: cognitive disabilities and seizures.

continuous looping gif 

An image that loops then stops is accessible. Try limiting the loop cycle to 3.

gif that loops 3 times only 

Flash animations should contain a "Stop" button to freeze the animation. In the Flash movie below the accessibility icon is the stop button but should really read as "Stop". Download a Flash stop button here. 

you need flash to view this movie. see http://www.macromedia.com/shockwave/download/Multimedia Index.cgi?P1_Prod_Version=ShockwaveFlash The Flash plugin is required for this movie.