Photo Story is a free and compact software developed by Microsoft corporation, it allows you to create your own photo slideshow from a sequence of static photos, you can apply transition effects, add background music to the slideshow and export it to a video file in wmv format.
- Import images in the following formats: png, jpg, jpeg, jfjf, jpe, tif, tiff, psd, eps, gif, pcd, pcx, tga, bmp, dib, rle, etc.
- Rotate clockwise or counterclockwise.
- Correct contract, color levels or red eye automatically.
- Apply an effect to a specific picture: none, black and white, chalk and charcoal, colored pencil, diffuse glow, negative, outline black, outline grey, sepia, washout, water color.
- Remove black borders.
- Tens of transition effects available: bowtie – horizontal, bowtie – vertical, circle – inwards, circle – outwards, cross fade, diagonal – down left / down right / up left / up right, diamond – inwards / outwards, fade – to/from black, filled V – down / left / right / left, flip – clockwise / counterclockwise, inset – down left / down right / up left / up right, iris – inwards / outwards, page curl – down / up / down left / down right / left / right / up left / up right, rectangle – inwards / outwards, reveal – down / up / left / right, slide – left / right / up / down, split – vertical, star – inwards / outwards, wheel – clockwise / counterclockwise.
- Add background music in wma, mp3 or wav format.
- Create music in different genres and styles.
- Preview the video before it is generated.
- Plus many more.
Photo Story is compatible with most popular Windows OSes including Windows 7, Windows XP, etc.