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How to Create MOV Photo Slideshow on Mac
Slideshow is a creative way to give new life to your old photos. With background music, transitions, effects, titles, menu, theme, slideshow allows a more interesting way to view your pictures and share them with your family and friends. To go a step further, you can encode your slideshow into movie files for playing on mobile devices like iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Android, etc. or uploading to video sharing websites like YouTube, Dailymotion, Metacafe, and more.
In this post, I'd like to show how to create MOV photo slideshow movie on Mac using DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac.
1. Download and install DVD Photo Slideshow onto your Mac
DVD Photo Slideshow works with Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, 10.8 Mountain Lion and 10.9 Mavericks. Below is the download link:
2. Add photos and music
In the Images tab, you will be able to browse all the photos in your Mac. You can drag photos from iPhoto library or other folders in your Mac hard drive to the timeline.
Switch to the Music tab, and you will be able to add music from GarageBand or iTunes library to the timeline. You can load songs from other folders in your Mac hard drive as well.
3. Set theme and transition
Click the Theme tab, and you can select a theme for your slideshow. You can also click the Customize button and select a background image for the theme.
By default, the transition effects will be applied randomly and marked as dice icons. You can click the dice icon and select the transition effect you like. You can also choose to apply the transition to all photos.
4. Preview your slideshow
In the process of creating your slideshow, you can click the Play button to preview the real time effects.
5. Encode slideshow to MOV video
Click menu DVD Photo Slideshow Professional -> Preferences... to go to the Options window. There you can specify the path and format (MP4 or MOV) for the output file.
Here, just choose MOV as the output format.
Then click menu Share and choose Encode to Movie.
In the Share Video window, you can write title and description and set Video Size (Medium - 360, Large - 540p, HD - 720p or HD - 1080p) for the output video.
Note: DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac offers a lot more options to make a perfect slide show. Click to learn more about how to use DVD Photo Slideshow for Mac. It can also be used to burn photo slideshow to DVD on Mac.comments powered by Disqus