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Nov 6, 2018, 07:26 PM
 
I just have a giant folder of images and it's set to shuffle thru them.
     
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Nov 7, 2018, 05:35 AM
 
And all of them are dynamic images that change with the daylight?
     
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Nov 7, 2018, 10:39 PM
 
That's true. This feature is one of the big changes to Mojave and there is basically only one image (solar gradients don't count). Kind of boring.
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Nov 8, 2018, 04:10 PM
 
The dynamic pics are .heic multi-shot image files. Preview can open and show them, with 15 or 16 snaps per file. (There are 16 snaps, but one appears to be a cover image.)

However, Preview was unwilling to edit. I copied them to the desktop for the editing attempt. I could not insert or delete individual snaps, much less drag new ones in.
     
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The reason nobody other than Apple is offering dynamic desktops is that it’s not possible for anyone outside of Apple to make them.

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