The ProShow Blog

Tips, tutorials & inspiration for making slideshows

Spotlighted Show: Katherine Foreman Photography

Photo By Katherine Foreman

This week’s spotlighted show features the work of Katherine Foreman Photography. Katherine made a beautiful ProShow slideshow of a fun engagement session she had.

She puts her heart and soul into her work and loves creating images that capture the personality and story of her clients. The results are photos that will remind her clients of the way they lived, laughed, and loved for years to come. Continue reading

10 Tips for Photographing Sunrises and Sunsets

Sunset from Mt. Jeez, Malabar Farm State Park, Ohio. Sigma SD Quattro, Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 Zoom Lens. f/8. Gitzo GT2451EX tripod and Gitzo ball head. Image processed in Adobe Camera Raw, Photomatix Pro, and Photoshop CC. Photo © 2017 David FitzSimmons. All rights reserved.

Today’s guest post comes from photographer and author David FitzSimmons.

No time of day is as spectacular than the ends of the day, when brilliant colors abound. At sunrise and sunset, the rays of the sun get bent by the atmosphere, creating scenes with all the colors of the spectrum. Planning, perceiving the changing colors, and composing well will allow you to produce stunning images at the ends of the day.

To help prepare you for these wonderful times, below are ten tips for shooting sunrises and sunsets like a pro:Continue reading

Tips for Making a Father’s Day Slideshow

Create a special gift to give to your Dad, Grandpa, Husband, or other men in your life for Father’s Day. A personalized slideshow highlighting all your favorite memories together would be perfect. ProShow makes it easy and you’ll have a slideshow finished in minutes. It’s also fun to share with the entire family on the big screen.Continue reading

Fighting to Find Blog Content? Eight More Ideas for Photographers – Part 2

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

“Blogging is not rocket science. It’s about being yourself, and putting what you have into it.” – Anonymous

Photodex doesn’t just build terrific software they’re helping to build stronger presentations for every photographer. Their website and blog is loaded with great content, and their partnership with SCU is all about helping you raise the bar on your business and skill set.Continue reading

Summer fun with our Scrapbook Creative Kit Freebies & More…

Scrapbook Creative Kit for ProShow 8

It’s summertime and the heat is on! Looking for some indoor things to do? Showcase your travel adventures, summer sporting events, or perhaps even time with your favorite pets in a uniquely customized (by you) photo & video slideshow. We put together a FREE Scrapbook Creative Kit for ProShow 8 that includes travel, sport and pet themed image layers in an assortment of creative backgrounds, borders, + tons of fun elements to make your own unlimited variety of super sweet DIY slideshows.

*Looking for the fonts and palettes used in this kit? Get them here!Continue reading

Summer Palettes & Fun Fonts for Your Scrapbook Kit

Summer Fonts & Color Palettes for ProShow

Summertime has almost arrived! A time to for summer sports with friends, going to the park with your pets, and taking some memorable trips. We’ve come up with a bright and playful hand-picked selection of color palettes and fun fonts to add the perfect touch to your summer slideshows.Continue reading

Need Content? Eight Great Post Ideas for Your Blog – Part 1

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

While most of us think of Photodex as the leader in slideshow software, if you follow their blog, they’re a leader in education. “Kathy” is always sharing ideas and other websites/blogs to help you build a stronger skill set. Well, as I thought about what to share on Photodex Friday. I started to think about one of the biggest complaints I hear all the time from photographers who have a blog:Continue reading