It is more and more popular to use DVD Photo Slideshow Software to burn digital photos to dvd these days. Some of the software provides many other output formats such as AVI, MP4, WMV, 3GP Burn TV shows to DVD to record your favorite tv progams, or Create sweety wedding album or famliy photo album on tv after a vocation,which can be shared on YouTube, MySpace and mobile phones easily ,you can even create the funeral slideshow when someone passed away Today, I will introduce some of the dvd photo slideshow software to you and analyze their advantages and disadvantages for you so that you can make your best choice.
Free license slideshow software:
WIndows Movie Maker 2 - This movie making software is an XP-only download that gives you the tools to create, edit, and share home movies. Compile and edit a movie from video clips with drag-and-drop functionality. Add special effects, music, and narration with ease. Share your movie over the Web or master it to DVD media. You can also save your movie back to the DV tape in your camera.
Microsoft photo story
Microsoft Photo Story is a free application that allows users to create a show and tell presentation from their digital photos. The software uses the Ken Burns Effect on digital photos and allows adding narration, effects, transitions and background music to create a Windows Media Video movie file with pan and zoom effects. Once a photo story has been made it can be played on Windows Media Player or burned to a DVD or CD. The last version is Photo Story 3.1, included with Microsoft Digital Image 2006 which brings back the ability to burn a Video CD using the Sonic Burning engine.
Advantage: Absolutely free
Disadvantage: No movie styles, can’t burn to video format
Commercial slideshow software:
Nero PhotoShow Deluxe 5 is famous and powerful software which includes a massive amount of slide-show-authoring options for photo DVDs. Nero has a 15-day trial for PhotoShow Deluxe, while the free PhotoDVD trial lets you create slide shows with up to 100 images. As a sub-product from Nero, it has highly stability on its writing capability.
DVD Slideshow Builder- All-in-one, Powerful and Best
DVD Slideshow Builder , another professional and popular Movie Making Software is an easy-to-use yet powerful DVD movie making with video editing tool software. With it, you can combine digital photos and videos into a fabulous DVD home movie. Its tabbed and polished interface leads you to easily and quickly make DVD movie step by step. Applying transition and motion effects is at your fingertips.
Finally, you can directly burn your home movie with an elaborate DVD menu onto DVD/VCD/SVCD disc or create high definition home movie into various formats.