Most people have tons of family photos. Some of these photos may be from certain special events or occasions, while others may be candid shots snapped on the spur of the moment. The one thing they all share in common however is that they capture the joy and family spirit – and are one way of immortalizing those moments.
Rather than simply storing away the photos so that you can go over them when you feel like reminiscing – why not compile the best of your family photos into an enjoyable slideshow. With the help of Movavi Video Editor you can create an attractive video slideshow with music as well as animated transitions.
Before you get started go over your family photos and select the ones that you want to use. Depending on how many photos you have, this could take a while and you may want to put some thought into the order that you want those photos to appear.
After you’re done, just launch Movavi Video Editor and follow these steps:
Click ‘Add Media Files’ and select the photos that you want to use along with the background music.
- By default the photos and music will appear in your ‘Timeline’ and you can drag and drop the photos into place so that they appear in the right sequence.
- To add transitions, open up the ‘Transitions’ tab and select the one you want then drag and drop it between the photos where you want it to be placed.
- If and when you’re satisfied, click ‘Export’ and save the video.
Make no mistake, because Movavi Video Editor is actually a full-fledged video editor it can do a lot more. If you want you can apply special effects and filters, enhance the image quality, add customizable text, regulate the sound levels, and so on – and that may help you to improve your slideshow further. It is up to you to decide how you want to polish and tweak it, just be sure to experiment and try out the different features so you know what they do.
Creating enjoyable slideshows is not only a great way to showcase your family photos – but it is a perfect method of sharing them with others too. Whether you want to upload your slideshow to social media to share with your friends and extended family, or just transfer the video to them through other means – it will be easy and convenient to do so seeing as it is a video.