As far as we know, DVD Slideshow Builder Standard is a great DVD movie maker in the market for its ease of usage and high quality results. The program interface is self-expressed. You are able to make movie from pictures and music in a few clicks.
When you open the program, a default movie project is there. Simply start from adding photos from computer, connected camera and other devices. DVD Slideshow Builder Standard supports all popular image formats such as GIF, BMP, JPEG, JPG, PNG, TIF, TIFF.
Make a movie from pictures and music
To organize added photos, simply drag a desired photo and drop to a new position. Click "Expand" button to have a larger view to organize photos.
Styles are slideshow themes with premade backgrounds, well-designed transition/Ken-burns effects, animations and special effects. It enables you to breathe new life into still images immediately. Simply double click or drag-n-drop, styles will be applied to specified photos (from 1-9). As you could see below, the applied style and the target photos form a segment (clip). All these segments make a movie. After switch to Timeline view, you can change segment duration by dragging.
Turn Photos to Hollywood-style Movies
You can specify favorite styles to photos and combine these styles optionally to make a personalized photo movie. Besides, DVD Slideshow Builder Standard includes lots of visual effects, funny cliparts, sound effects and animated Intro/Credit clips. Simply drag and drop to add to your movie either for fun or for professional-looking.
Now, it's the time to harvest. You can share your works on TV, burn your movie to DVD with or without a good-looking DVD menu, share on web, say YouTube and Facebook, or select Save to Computer. If you want to watch created movies on mobile devices, simply select Save to Mobile Device. Optimized profiles are provided. No more settings to output videos for mobile devices.
Click the Preview button in menu work space to preview entire movie with remote control on the right. Directly click the remote numbers to go to specific slideshow movie. While previewing, double-click on video to watch in full-screen (press ESC key to exit).
Now you can directly upload your movie and slideshow to YouTube!
Note: Save to HD & Save to Apple Device options are NOT available in DVD Slideshow Builder Standard. You need to upgrade to DVD Slideshow Builder Deluxe to access these features.