The ProShow Blog

Tips, tutorials & inspiration for making slideshows

“Changing it Up” – Putting Motion into Photography

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

Intro by Skip Cohen

So often, in virtually every aspect of business, we develop a formula, a routine to get the job done. Before we know it, we’re stuck in that routine and doing the same thing over and again. We do it because it works, but that old line of “It ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” should be “If it ain’t broke you haven’t looked hard enough!”Continue reading

6 Photography Guidelines for Great Composition

In photography there are more guidelines than rules to help you make the most impact with your photos. These few guidelines/techniques will help you enhance the composition of your photos for a better outcome.

After some time, you’ll naturally see these guides without having to think about it. The final photo will lead the viewers eye exactly where you wanted it to because of how you set up the elements. The more you shoot the easier it’ll be to see the best outcome possible.Continue reading

ProShow Plug-in for Lightroom

If you’re using ProShow and Lightroom, our free ProShow plug-in is a must-have tool. It makes exporting your photos and videos from Lightroom directly into a new or existing ProShow slideshow easy and hassle-free.Continue reading

Try the Slideshow Calculator Tool

Slideshow Calculator

Before you start building your slideshow do a little pre-planning with our ProShow calculator. This is a handy tool if you aren’t sure how long your slideshow should be. The calculator lets you gauge how many images to use in your slideshow to match the length of music. Try using different variations of pieces of content vs music to see what your slideshow’s pace will be like. Continue reading

2017: Our Year in Numbers

Check out another round of fun Photodex stats from 2017. A special thanks to all our loyal ProShow fans for being a part of another great year. Cheers to the new year, we’re ready for what’s to come in 2018! Can’t wait!Continue reading

Our 5 Favorite Slideshows of 2017

Photo By: Knox Photographics

What a year 2017 has been! We received so many awesome slideshows and we’ve worked with tons of amazing photographers this year. From food photography to promoting your businesses and books to showing a dramatic story…ProShow works for any professional or enthusiast. Check out just a couple of slideshows we rounded up for you to watch all over again and enjoy. Continue reading

Spotlighted Show: Savvy Slideshows

Photo By: Sarnia Minnicks of SBM Portraits

This week’s spotlighted shows come from Tina Pecht at Savvy Slideshows. Tina initially used ProShow for personal, family, and friends videos to document special occasions. This grew into a business when she began to offer multimedia Christmas Cards. Her concentration now is on small business promotional videos. She also creates videos to promote her photography and slideshow videos.Continue reading