Looking for some new birthday ideas? Want to make something with your own hands but lack inspiration? Check out SmartSHOW 3D – the birthday slideshow maker. Create unique and amazing videos and slideshows, using a big number of templates, animations, and other effects. Make a gift that will enrich this special day and leave a life-long memory in your friends’ hearts.
Firstly, choose the best photos, make sure that they are in good quality and fit the story. Do not choose too many photos – an overly long slideshow might be boring to watch, keep it between 12 and 15. To make the selected photos part of the slideshow, place them in the storyline at the bottom of your screen.
Slideshow? Piece of Cake!
A big collection of pre-designed templates will save you from the trouble of going through every step yourself. Go to “Slideshow in five minutes” in the File menu and you will discover a bunch of great templates for your happy birthday slideshow, from classic and calm options to modern and exciting ones.
Let Your Imagination Run Riot
If you have more than five minutes and want to create something special for the birthday person, the birthday slideshow maker allows you to choose from a huge range of transitions, animations, and other effects. Go to Animation and choose one that you like the most by dragging it to the photo. To refine the adjustments go to the Edit Slide module and change the background, enhance the photo or change the duration of the slide.
To make a birthday slideshow festive, add some celebratory effects, like balloons, fireworks, hearts, etc. You can also add some birthday wishes to your slide or record your voice and sing a happy birthday song. Or maybe you would like to share a small biography of the birthday person? Check out the 3D text effects!
Life Without Music Is a Mistake
It is time to spice up your birthday slideshow with music. Go to the Music tab and discover a broad palette of songs, divided into genres, duration, mood, etc. Besides that, you can upload a song from your PC or record your voice. Choose a happy and cheerful three-four minutes long tune. Here are some suggestions:
- New Kids on The Block – “Happy Birthday”
- Kings of Leon – “Birthday”
- The Click Five – Happy Birthday”
- Katy Perry – “Birthday”
- Stevie Wonder – “Happy Birthday”
Share Your Work
Hopefully, you are happy about your slideshow and ready to share it with the world. Now you can convert your video in any popular format or upload it online to your favorite social media network. If you want to give it as a gift, you can also burn it to a CD or DVD and decorate your present with a birthday wrapping paper.
If you are full of birthday slideshow ideas, SmartSHOW 3D is the perfect tool to make them come true. The intuitive interface allows you to master the program quickly and painlessly, the number of templates helps you to express your creativity and make something truly special for your friends and family.