Wednesday, October 21, 2009

image gallery flash

Create flash image gallery with custom picture background and customizable image photo gallery and slideshow for any website.It can be used to display multiple galleries of photos or other pictures with descriptions and control buttons.With simple steps and flash or program skills are required. It's suit for webmasters but can be easily use by anyone.

Flash Image Gallery Sample

Here I choose Wondershare Flash Gallery Factory to make the flash image gallery:

  • Enable custom templates in Slideshow Mode and custom background image in Gallery Mode;
  • 60+ free flash image gallery templatesand 18 free flash preloader;
  • Various output formats including swf, HTML, ext, screensaver, etc.

Install flash image gallery creator:

Install your flash gallery factory at first. The software includes Gallery and Slideshow two modes . To make flash image gallery, you can choose both Modes. Here I choose Gallery Mode.

Import photos and music

Click "Add photo" build in button or just drag the photos into storyboard directly. If you want to add background music for your flash image gallery, please click "Add Music".

Select flash image gallery templates:

You can select your favorite one to make your flash image gallery. Flash Gallery Factory provides 60+ free flash image gallery templates .Here I choose the template "Envelope" in Gallery Mode. You can also custom the background image or color by select the left down items, see below thumbnail:
flash image

Save image gallery flash :

Preview your flash image gallery by click the start button in the bottom of the right screen. If you are satisfied with your work, you can publish your flash image gallery to swf, html, exe, or screensaver formats, or you can mail it to your friends directly as a gift.You can set an end hyperlinkas well by click the "Publish Setting", and select the "Action at the end of the show" to input your link. flash image

  Upload  flash image gallery on website

Upload the swf format flash image gallery to any web hosting and get the file's URL. If you don't have a personal web host, don't be worried, you can upload your SWF file to Google Sites for free.Then Copy and paste the following code on your website, such as MySpace, Blogger, so long as it supports HTML code. Then replace the red URL to your own URL. You can also change the size of your flash image gallery by revising the red value "264" and "550".
<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowScriptAccess="never" allowNetworking="internal" height="413" width="550" data=""> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="never" /> <param name="allowNetworking" value="internal" /> <param name="movie" value="" /> <param name="quality" value="high" /> </object>
If you haven't understood how to upload flash image gallery on website clearly, please learn more on embed flash image gallery on website.
Done, look the flash image gallery made following the step by step tutorial and get inspired !

Useful Tips: 
Click "Add Accessories" to set preloader for your flash image gallery.
Add image caption and description on your images by double click the photo and edit in "Photo Properties"

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

How to make cool halloween scene slideshow

This tutorial is mainly about how to create a cool photo slideshow.Planning interesting Halloween family activities is important to make sure that this Halloween is cool and meaningful for both you and your kids.

Leaves start to fall, the air becomes crisp and cool; Halloween is right around the corner,I love this scene of year!

If you are looking for something cool to do on Halloween, there are many Halloween family activities that people of all ages can enjoy. Create a cool Halloween scenes slideshow may be really a good way to spend the good time with your family.

Download flashslideshow maker to get started now !

  • Step 1: Add your digital photos & background music to flash image gallery scroller;

  • Step 2: Choose free flash photo gallery templates or custom your own template;

  • Step 3: Publish your image slideshow as SWF, HTML or Screensaver formats as you like.

  • Step 4: Upload your flash image slideshow on website.

  • Step 1: Choose a mood to create Halloween scenes slideshow

    Install the flash gallery software and and choose the mode between Gallery Mode and Slideshow Mode, only the templates are different,gallery mood has cool 3D .Either Gallery mode or Slideshow Mode is ok to create Halloween cartoon slideshow. Here I choose Slideshow Mode.

    halloween scene

    Step 2: Import cool Halloween scene pictures

    The program will go to "Browse" tab by default .Click "Add photo" button to add your photos or just drag the photos to “storyboard”. Then click "Add music" to add background Halloween music. The music in MP3/WMA/WAV formats and digital photos in BMP/JPEG/JPG/PNG formats are all acceptable.

    halloween scene

    Step 3: Select template for Halloween scene picture slideshow

    Go to "Template Tab" and select your favorite templates from the 60+ ready-to-use wonderful templates. Or you can custom template (Slideshow Mode only) to make your Halloween cartoon animation as well. See below thumbnail to get more information.
    halloween scene

    Step 4: Set transition effects for your Halloween scene slideshow

    There are 62 transition effects and 10 motion effects for you to make your Halloween scene slideshow more animated. You just need to drag the transition effects to the middle of the two photos in storyboard. To set motion effects, you need to drag the effects on the certain photos.

    halloween scene

    Step 5: Preview and publish Halloween scene slideshow

    Preview your photo slideshow by click the start button in the bottom of the right screen. If you are satisfied with your work, you can publish it in SWF, HTML or EXE formats, or you can mail the flash photo slideshow to your friends directly as a gift.

    If you want to embed the web photo slideshow on web page, MySpace or Blogger, please publish it to SWF or HTML formats.

    halloween scene


    1. You can edit your photos and background music by click the "Edit photo" and "Edit music" button above storyboard on Browse tab.

    2. The duration time for each photo can be revised by double click the default value under the photo in Browse or Template Tab or right click the photo by revising the "Photo Properties".

    3. You can put your flash album to your blog, MySpace or websites for sharing with your friends.

    Friday, October 16, 2009

    halloween family activity

    It's important to know various Halloween family activities and things for family to do on Halloween. Halloween is one of the most fun holidays not only for children, but also for other family members. With Halloween comes, a variety of interesting family ideas for Halloween come into my mind. Planning great Halloween family activities is essential to make sure that this Halloween is fun for all the family members.

    If you can’t figure out what to do with family on Halloween, don't worry. Here are some interesting Halloween family ideas:

    1. Supernatural spots:
    If you are really courageous, you probably like scary things. Visiting a local haunted house is a great way to enjoy the Halloween with family and get scared at the same time. Almost every city has one. You can quickly find local haunted old houses, railroads, and supernatural spots by doing an online research. It was one of those fun things to do for Halloween that no one should miss it.

    2.Trick or Treat:
    I can still remember how fun it was to go trick or treat with families on Halloween. I looked forward to this day for months. When Halloween arrived, we would always get a group take a lot of pictures. I used to stay out all night long going from house to house getting candy and showing off our Halloween costumes.
    If you are looking for something to do on Halloween with families, you can’t miss it. It’s always a fun time!

    3. Halloween Family Party:
    Not everyone likes to let their kid go trick-or-treating.A Halloween themed party is a great way to bond with your family and to get them into the spirit of Halloween. Halloween is the perfect holiday to dress up silly, make and eat some good food and socialize with your families and friends.Serve some Halloween inspired cocktails, finger foods, and candy. At a family Halloween party, set up trick or treat stations throughout the house and allow children to trick-or-treat.

    4.Halloween Family Decoration:
    I always enjoyed going up to the houses that were decorated on Halloween. Get your yard ready for all the trick-or-treaters. And put on scary outfits, fill garbage bags with leaves, hang up spider webs on your house and make a few fake head stones. It is really easy to do the Halloween family homemade decoration and it won’t cost much.

    5.Halloween family fest:
    Many movie theatres around the country host a special all-night horror fest on Halloween. They usually begin around midnight. So get together some friends, load up on popcorn and soda, and get ready for hours of horror.

    6.Visit an old cemetery:
    What could be more terrified than an old, gloomy cemetery? Make sure you have the courage to try it because you never know what would happen and what you might see!

    7.Create a Halloween Flash Slideshow:
    Whatever your plan is, never forget to capture these scared moments and spooky scenes, these are all the memorable moments of life.
    It’s a Great way to create flash photo albums with the Halloween pictures you took.


    You can easily create the Halloween Flash Slideshow with flash slideshow software, and upload the flash album on your blog or website, Learn how to upload flash to website and share with your family and friends even the visitors to your site.

    Tell your special Halloween story and bring them into your Halloween world.

    Saturday, October 10, 2009

    family photo dvd album

    More and more people take digital photos using catch-and-shot camera. For a general family, they capture photos to remember happy events and precious moments, from special celebrations and holidays to everyday moments. And with time going on, they have got either multiple big family photo album or loads of digital photos in some corners of computer. This article will offer some ideas to relive your old family photos and preserve family memories by making digital family album DVD for TV and sharing with others.

    Relive Old Family Photo Album

    If you are a photography enthusiast since long time ago, you may have several family photo album regarding to summer vacation, family reunion, wedding, Christmas and general holidays. This is the good way to save family memories. To get more fun and showcase your creativity, I suggest you to digitize these photo, therefore, you can make family digital scrapbooking, family photo album, online family tree building, and more. Don't know how to digitize old photo on your family photo album? Check out how to scan old photos to DVD. You may also be interested in taking good family photos.

    Make New Family Photo Album DVD with Music
    So, just imagine a beautiful DVD menu with multiple frames and a background photo of your family. Click each frame go to enjoy that photo album, say family reunion, and more for summer vacation, family picnic, family barbeque, etc. Hard to make. Not at all with DVD Slideshow Builder. It allows you make family photo album DVD with good-looking DVD menu in a snap! After importing family photos and music, authoring beautiful album DVD menu, you could then burn family photo album DVD with CD and DVD burner. If needed, you could also choose stunning 2D and 3D transition effects. Plus, sweet titles/credits are necessary for family photos. It's easy to add animated titles/credits with text effects. In a word, Wondershare DVD Slideshow Builder is powerful but easy-to-use family photo album creator.
    Family Album Maker Features

    • No Skills Required: Drag and Drop to make Family photo album DVD, using your creativity to make unique family album DVD. It's you who can make family photo album DVD and give a surprise to your relatives.
    • Amazing transitions for family photo album: Tons of transitions and motion effects to help you make family photo album smooth.
    • Animated titles: Want to say something on family photo album? Just add titles and make it animated after specifying text effects.
    • Well-designed DVD Menu: A good DVD menu plays important part of family photo album DVD. Now you don't need to design a good-looking DVD menu from scratch. Family photo album DVD maker provides many well-designed DVD menu templates. Organize your Family photo in albums. After burning DVD, watch them one by one with the help of easy navigation DVD menu.
    • One-Click to Burn Family Album DVD: It has never been easier to burn your Family photo album to DVD with elaborate DVD menu. Just select DVD as output method and start burn photo album to DVD. No other DVD authoring and burning software needed.
    • Support VCD and Video: You could also select VCD as output method to make Family photo album VCD as you like. Making Family photo album video in MP4, AVI, WMV, 3GP, MPEG-I, MPEG-II is also available. Therefore, you can even watch your Family photo album on your mobile phone.
    Easy Steps to Burn Family Photo Album DVD

    Step 1: Import Family Photos and Music
    All popular photo and video formats are supported.
    Supported Photo Formats: jpg, jpeg, bmp, gif, png, tif, tiff
    Not only photos could be added in this photo dvd maker, it's also available now to combine photos and video into entire movie story! Besides, external audio source, e.g. music file, recorded sound can make your photo album more attractive. Following video and audio formats are supported by this excellent photo dvd maker program.
    Supported Video Formats: asf, avi, dat, flv, wmv, mov, mp4, vob, mpg, mpeg, 3gp
    Supported Audio Formats: mp3, wma, wav

    Step 2: Design Family DVD Menu Based on Templates
    Make a customized DVD menu with titles, background images, background music and more. You save finished menu to Custom category and use again next time to create family photo album DVD.

    Step 3: Burn Family Photo Album DVD for TV Playback
    All disc types could be used if your dvd burner could recognize them.

    • DVD+R: DVD+R is a once-writable optical disc with 4.7 GB of storage capacity.
    • DVD-R: DVD-R is a DVD recordable format with storage capacity of 4.71 GB.
    • DVD+RW: DVD+RW is the re-writable optical discs with about 4.7 GB storage capacity.
    • DVD-RW: DVD-RW disc is a rewritable optical disc with equal storage capacity to a DVD-R, typically 4.7 GB erase and rewrite to a DVD-RW disc.

    Songs Suggestions for Family Photo Album DVD
    Family Songs Lists ( Family song name - Singer). More Family Songs.
     You're in My Heart - Rod Stewart

    Wind Beneath My Wings - Bette Midler

    Walk Away Joe - Trisha Yearwood

    Up Where We Belong - Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes

    Tears in Heaven - Eric Clapton

    Peggy Sue - Buddy Holly

    One Last Cry - Brian McKnight

    My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion

    Memory from The Way We Were - Barbra Streisand

    Lets Get It On - Marvin Gaye

    Lets Call The Whole Thing Off - Fred Astaire

    Leather and Lace - Stevie Nicks and Don Henley

    Last Kiss - J. Frank Wilson & the Cavaliers

    Lady in Red - Sting

    Islands in the Stream - Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton

    Hello - Lionel Richie

    Evergreen - Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson

    Endless Love - Lionel Richie and Diana Ross

    Donna - Ritchie Valens

    Crying - Roy Orbison and K.D. Lang

    Crash Into Me - Dave Matthew Band

    Breathe - Faith Hill

    Blue Eyes Crying - Willie Nelson

    Blossom Fell - Nat King Cole

    Big Girls Don't Cry - Fergie

    Annie's Song - John Denver

    Angel Flying to Close to the Ground - Willie Nelson

    Always on My Mind - Willie Nelson