Make DVD Slideshow For Your Family Reunion
Family reunion is a great way to get the family together for having lots of fun. It is an occasion when we can meet and greet family members we've known, welcome brand new ones, cement our bonds and celebrate our roots.
Each year we have experienced our reunion with all kinds of activities such as playing games, organizing a family BBQ, enjoying the sunshine at a beach and so on. Would you want to spend this family reunion in a meaningful and economical way? Making DVD Slideshow to play on family reunion can be a good idea. It’s a memorable keepsake that shares love and concern among the family members.
Now, follow the step-by-step instruction and give your family an amazing DVD slideshow gift at the family reunion party.
Family Reunion Slideshow
Create a family reunion slideshow with PowerPoint
Step 1: Gather pictures
You should ask other family members to provide some photos - past or present and pictures on special events or funny pictures about your family members would be OK.
Step2: Prepare eye-catching template
Download some free family reunion PPT templates which can make your slideshow more vivid and colorful.
Step3: Create your photo slideshow.
Add the photos you’ve collected from the family members in random order, so it is a surprise when the next picture comes up, as no one know who it would be. This is a great way to get everyone engaged in the DVD without trying to organize the slideshow from past to present.
A number of vivid caption bubbles can also be added to describe the pictures and bring more fun to this slideshow.
Step4: Add sweet songs as background music.
Adding some heartwarming songs which really shows the appreciation and love between family members.
Here is a list of recommended songs that you can choose some of them to add to your slideshow.
“You Raise Me Up” by Josh Groban
“We Are Family” by Sister Sledge
“Those Were the Days” by Dolly Parton
“Family Reunion” by The Ojays
“Family” by Dolly Parton
“Teach Your Children” by CSN
“Summertime Thing” by Chuck Prophet
“Song for Mama” by Boyz to Men
“See What Love Can Do” by Eric Clapton
“Reunited” by Peaches and Herb
Well done! A meaningful genealogy slideshow is completed ahead of your family reunion.
Enjoy the family reunion slideshow in two ways
Make family reunion DVD
Family members can enjoy the slideshow created by yourself after lunch. You can view it on your computer with your family together. I want to suggest you view PowerPoint slideshow on wide screen TV or plasma if you have a big family. To view PowerPoint slideshow on TV, you need to save your PowerPoint to DVD so that you can make many copies as gifts by burning the output DVD folder to blank DVD- discs and distribute them to your relatives for long preservation.
Make family reunion Video
If you want to share your slideshow as video format, PowerPoint to Video is essential for you. It enables you to convert your slideshow to various video formats, thus you can share your family reunion slideshow on Youtube or some other video sharing sites. You can also view the family reunion slideshow on your mobile device like iPhone or iPod conveniently when you miss your family.
There are vast amount of pictures taken during family reunion party. You can create and distribute the slideshow in the same way. Summer is here. Enjoy it and have a nice summer family reunion!