Peek Animated GIF and Movie Capture

If you use Linux Mint — and you should — then you are fortunate enough to get to use the very amazing Peek tool for making animated GIF images and small movies. The way it handles showing you the window space that is being recorded is simply amazing. I’ve used lots of tools over the years, but this one tops them all. I have it hotkeyed to Alt + g.

“How can I make animated GIFs on Linux?”

This is how.