The ProShow Blog

Tips, tutorials & inspiration for making slideshows

Fall Foliage Photography Tips and Tricks


Ready to capture the beautiful change of seasons? Check out our roundup of tips and tricks below. Brush up on your macro skills, start a new photography project or plan a fun trip to photograph beautiful fall foliage. Continue reading

AVCHD Output in ProShow 8

Publish slideshows in HD quality to a DVD disc that’s playable on all Blu-ray players with the new AVCHD output in ProShow 8. Making an AVCHD disc is almost the same as any other disc output. The difference is that AVCHD does not support menus. However, you can add multiple shows and include extra content just like DVD and Blu-ray discs.Continue reading

A Look At The Revamped Video Output Window In ProShow 8


In ProShow 8, we’ve completely reworked the Video For Web, Devices, And Computers window – the main hub for creating video files in ProShow.  Although the profiles have expanded and changed over the years, it became increasingly important to us to refocus the layout to provide a more intuitive experience that allows users to get the very best quality without having to know too much about the complex world of video encoding. Continue reading

Font & Symbol Browser in ProShow 8

ProShow 8’s built-in font and symbol browsers lets you visually preview fonts in a separate window for easier selection. With the browser you can compare your caption fonts to easily decide which font will work best for your ProShow slideshow. Continue reading

ProShow Podcast: Building Your Business with David FitzSimmons


In collaboration with Skip Cohen University, we’re excited to bring you the 12th episode in our podcast – The ProShow Spotlight Series. Every month, we share advice from some of our very best artists and business people in photography today. Each new episode has one primary purpose, to help you build a stronger business. Continue reading

Falling Leaves Transition FX Freebie


Fall is here and the leaves are changing into many beautiful colors. In case you missed our awesome freebie last year…add the look of falling leaves into your ProShow slideshows with our free transition FX for ProShow 7 and 8. Continue reading

Import Content from Social Platforms

Want to make a slideshow with images you’ve uploaded to an online account? Learn to easily import content directly from your Facebook, Instagram, and other social platforms in this week’s quick tip tutorial video. Continue reading