To make a graduation video slideshow, a good slideshow maker will do good. And this article introduces an intuitive program named Wondershare DVD Slideshow Builder Deluxe to help you to complete your work easily and creatively.
The program has two modes to help you to make your slideshows. One is Standard Mode, in which you can directly choose a ready-to-use style to create the graduation video slideshow, and the other is Advanced Mode which enables you to personalize all elements of the graduation video slideshow including the transition, font, text effect, frame style, background music, subtitles and more. Even you can improve your photos by editing in the program. Take Advanced Mode for example, you can make a graduation video slideshow as following:
1 Add your videos and photos to the video slideshow maker
Download and install the maker, run it. Click the Add Files button in the primary window, hold down the Ctrl key and select the original photos and videos to import – you needn't to add these files one by one.
2 Customize the slideshow
After that, under the Personalize tab, choose Transition and drag the ideal one to the box next to the photo/video thumbnail to apply. If you are fond of the selected transition, you can click the Apply button and Apple to All.
Below the photo story board, double click the music area to add background music or click the Music button to do the job. You can even use your own voice to tell the slideshow story. Double click the Record area below the Music area or click the Voice Over button to tell the story by yourself.
You can also edit your photos by click the Edit button to add photo effect, add text and text effect and more. For example, if you want to play the graduation slideshow on HDTV, you can crop the photo to 16:4 photo to get a better view on the screen.
3 Start to publish the graduation video slideshow
Click the Create tab and specify the output folder if you want, then choose the proper video format to save the video slideshow. The DVD Slideshow Builder Deluxe is highly compatible with popular devices and app with some optimized presets provided. For example, if you want to play the slideshow on your iPad, click Save to Apple Device and choose iPad preset.
If you want to share your graduation video slideshow on YouTube, you can click Share to YouTube and enter your YouTube account to publish the slideshow directly to the site.