Geek Squad - Photo Editing and Animations
We are going to look at GIMP.
Here is the video to help you get started making an animation.
Don't for get the opacity trick in order to see what is on other layers!
Here is an example of what is possible!
A light Sabre Tutorial in GIMP if there is anyone interested!
A step by step tutorial from Gimp University on using the magic wand in GIMP to edit images.