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Make a Year in Review Photo Slideshow Video

Photographer Jeff Cable makes it a tradition to compile a ‘Best Of‘ slideshow each year as a way to look back on his favorite images of the year. From shooting the Winter Olympics to capturing amazing wildlife images in Costa Rica, Jeff’s year of photos spanned across the globe. Watch his video above to see some beautiful images and get inspired!

Ready to make your own video? Gather up your favorite photo and video memories from the year and drop them into ProShow. Using the wizard and built-in effects, you’ll have a polished and professional slideshow that’s ready to share in just a few minutes. Check out the tips below and get started by trying ProShow free here >

Tips for putting together your Year in Review Slideshow:

  • Lead the show with your best images for maximum impact.
  • Add an introductory slide with the year you’re re-capping.
  • Use effects to keep your audience engaged and the show flowing.
  • Not sure how long your show should be? Check out our handy slideshow timing calculator tool to gauge how many images to use in your show to match up to your music.

Have you made a Year in Review video? We’d love to see it, add a link in the comments below!




Amanda works in Photodex's marketing department and heads up the company's pr and events efforts. She loves photography, living in Austin and making slideshows.