The viral David Bowie gif created by Birmingham City University graduate
Artist Helen Green's moving image entitled 'Time May Change Me' from Bowie's 1972 hit Changes goes viral following the news the singer died yesterday....
An animated David Bowie tribute created by a former Birmingham student has gone viral - for the second time.
Thousands of David Bowie fans have been sharing the gif which was created by former Birmingham City University student Helen Green following the news the singer died from cancer yesterday at the age of 69.
The moving image shows the singer knicknamed the Thin White Duke sporting 29 different hairstyles and looks.
The work first became a big hit on social media in January last year when it was published in tribute to the star on his 68th birthday.
official Facebook page: “It’s become somewhat of a tradition for me to create something to celebrate David Bowie’s birthday - a little token of appreciation for someone that has inspired me so much over the years.
"This year I decided to put my inspiration in motion. The result; an animated portrait illustrating Bowie’s evolution and reinvention, from the pre-Bowie 1964 to 2014, with the release of 'Sue (Or In A Series Of Crime)’.