The ProShow Blog

Tips, tutorials & inspiration for making slideshows

How to Photograph Fireworks


In just a few days the sky will be lit with fireworks to celebrate Independence Day. It’s a long weekend full of fun, laughter, and lots of picture taking. Continue reading

10 ProShow Keyboard Shortcuts


ProShow Gold and ProShow Producer have many keyboard shortcuts to help you get around the software quick and easy. We’ve rounded up the most commonly used shortcuts when creating slideshows.Continue reading

Spotlighted Show: Ron Wyatt Photography

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This week’s spotlighted show comes from Ron Wyatt Photography. Watch a collection of Ron’s favorite shots during his travels around the world. From culture, to architecture, and wildlife, Ron captures it all beautifully in his ProShow Web slideshow. Continue reading

Using Transparent Layers for Unique Effects

Today’s guest post comes from landscape and portrait photographer Gareth Rockliffe

For me, adding an image with transparent layers to a slideshow can add an enormous amount of creative production value to a project. When done correctly, the effect can just catch the viewers off guard enough so that they are not sure whether they’re seeing video or a moving still.Continue reading

5 Tips for Making a Wedding Slideshow (Part 2)

Today’s guest post comes from SCU President and founder of Marketing Essentials International, Skip Cohen.

The goal of every business owner is to always exceed customer expectations and technology has given photographers a golden opportunity to dramatically raise the bar on their storytelling skills. So, if you’re not offering slideshows to your clients you’re missing an incredible opportunity to grow your business and increase customer satisfaction.Continue reading

10 Inspirational Nature Photography Blogs


Today is Nature Photography Day! To celebrate, we’ve rounded up 10 inspirational nature photography blogs. These blogs include tips and tricks, e-books, galleries, workshops, and lists of breathtaking locations to photograph.

So grab your camera and take an outdoor adventure. Capture nature, wildlife, landscapes, and all the beauty around you. Look back on your adventures and relive the moments by creating a ProShow slideshow. Continue reading

Make Custom Themes in ProShow Web

Looking for more theme variety? Learn how to make your own custom theme in ProShow Web. You can mix and match any effects, transitions, and slide styles to enhance your custom theme. When you are done it will be saved under the Special Selections category for use in any slideshow. Continue reading