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Old 09-29-2010, 01:53 PM   #1
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Application for creating video from still photos and adding sound.


Hi Everyone,

I have been making the soundtrack with audacity and using various other programs to create a "slide show video" then adding the soundtrack.

I would like to know which programs you would recommend for doing this easily and quickly.

At the moment I would really like something I could add photos to set timing and transition effects and add a sound track to each invidual image.
 
Old 09-29-2010, 02:03 PM   #2
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I have been using ToVid. See this link.

http://tovid.wikia.com/wiki/Tovid_Wiki#Intro

This not such a simple task. I looked at a lot of software. To my lack of understanding, at least at first, your images are converted to a vidio file, and then you use a CD or DVD authoring tool to create the final product.

I have also used a program called DeVeDe. You can have a look at it also.

There are other solutions, so see what others can offer as solutions. I'm always looking for easier, faster too.

Hope this helps.
 
Old 09-29-2010, 02:58 PM   #3
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Thanks for your reponse camorri. I actually just want to create a video file. I dont need to create a dvd menu or any of that. I will probably end up just putting the video on youtube.

I will try to give some more details of the apps I am using, later if this may help (I am at work at the moment)
 
  


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