Christmas is a happy season. We get together with our families and friends to enjoy this important holiday. There are so many loving memories. For keeping the memories for lifetime long, making a photo slideshow DVD for our Christmas will be a good idea.
When considering creating such DVDs for playing on home DVD player, we may think it needs high multimedia programming skills and thus hesitate to do it. Don’t worry, here comes an easy way to do this only if we are familiar with PowerPoint. PowerPoint provides us the opportunity to make a truly unique and personalized memorial for Christmas. It makes a wonderful keepsake for many family and friends to view and then recall their favorite stories in Christmas. But believe it or not, with the right way and tool, such a Christmas DVD/video can be created in mainly two steps. Here you can see it.
What you will need: PowerPoint and a PowerPoint to DVD or video burning tool
Step1: Choose a proper PowerPoint template or background
The PowerPoint background can be set either for Christmas. Here you can find some free Christmas PowerPoint backgrounds. Also, here are some free Christmas PowerPoint templates.
Step2: Create contents for the DVD/video in PowerPoint
At Every event of Christmas, we take lots of photos and shoot many video clips to record the exciting moments with a camera, such as the Christmas tree decoration, family reunion, party, and so on. To make the video more dynamic, you can add various animations.
Step3: Insert music files to the Christmas presentation
Suitable background music can make the atmosphere more comfortable. Here are some Christmas songs.
Step4: Set the presentation to run automatically
As the duration of each slide may different, so it’s necessary to set up the time that each slide appears.
Step5: Convert the PowerPoint you made to DVD or video
This is the last step of creating your Christmas video. To finish it, all you need is just a conversion tool that can help you convert your PowerPoint to DVD or video. You can try this UFUSoft PowerPoint to DVD converter. After the conversion, you can directly play the output DVD or video.
Being thankful is probably what Christmas is all about. So, treasure what we have now, and enjoy the Christmas.