Many people love to customize their cell phones and mobile devices. Animated backgrounds can break up the monotony of a blank background and help to show your individuality. In this article we will show you how to make a nice live wallpaper from your holiday photo by adding a simple water effect.
Step 1: Preparing the Photo
First of all, you need to prepare your photo, since the screens of most mobile devices have much lower resolution than modern cameras.
1. Find the screen resolution of your device. The most popular options are 640x960, 320x480, and 240x320.
2. Resize and crop your photo in any image editor (e.g., GIMP or even MS Paint).