Need advice about keyframe spacing (at least I think that's what is causing the issue)

I have never noticed this ever happening before, I think it's because it's going from non-static to completely static images.
It's a small tidbit at the end of an animation.  Once the credits start rolling, the video begins to pulse every second or so.  here's an unlisted youtube link I uploaded so you can see.
finish - YouTube (bump the quality up to 720 to view what i'm talking about better)
The stills start around 45 seconds.  and every second or so, you can see the picture pulse.  this seems to change with how far apart I space the keyframes.  The longer I space them the less frequently the pulsing appears to happen.  So, before I go and do that, is there something maybe very obvious or something I should know about spacing keyframes that is essential or would otherwise addess this issue.
Thank you.

If the keyframes are Bezier try changing to linear.

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