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How to Make Facebook Photo Slideshow on Mac
As an online social networking service, Facebook is becoming more and more popular nowadays, especially among youngsters. We feel free to share status, photos, links, videos and more with our friends on Facebook. We can easily like, comment and share others' updates as well. In a word, Facebook becomes a new and leading lifestyle in the virtual world.
You may upload photos to Facebook from time to time. What if you have a batch of fabulous photos at hand and are eager to share with your Facebook friends? Don't you want to share in a different way? Why not turn them into dynamic slideshow video first? By doing so, you may give a deep impression to your friends and even attract more friends to your circle.
To create a Facebook slideshow video, you only need Mac Slideshow Maker. It lets you make a slide show of your photos and encode the slideshow into video with ease. You can add music to the slideshow, apply transitions, choose theme, set Pan & Zoom effects, and more.
Now let me show how you can create Facebook photo slideshow movie using this Mac slideshow maker.
1. Download and install Slideshow Maker onto your Mac
Slideshow Maker works with Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, 10.8 Mountain Lion,10.9 Mavericks, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.11 EI Capitan and 10.12 Sierra. 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. Encode slideshow to Facebook 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.
To create photo slideshow movie for uploading to Facebook, you just choose MP4 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.
5. Upload slideshow video to Facebook
When the encoding is done, you will get the output slideshow movie in the output folder specified in Step 4. From there, you can upload the video file to Facebook and share with your friends.comments powered by Disqus