Digital photography & design software forum: Dvd of Mac Photo Screensaver Slideshow, Please Help!!

by: squirrellife December 7, 2011 7:04 PM PST

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Dvd of Mac Photo Screensaver Slideshow, Please Help!!

by squirrellife - 12/7/11 7:04 PM

Hi everyone!

I would really appreciate any help I can get on this! I am simply trying to find a way to have a DVD burned of my photo screensaver slideshow on my Mac. I have tried using iMovie, iDVD, and iPhoto to make the slideshow and CANNOT figure out how to make it look exactly the same with cross fading between slides, zooming back and forth, and cropping slides to fill the screen.

Everything looks amazing with the screensaver, but as soon as I try to bring those same photos into any of those other programs and choose the same options as the screensaver (with the exception of "zooming back and forth", none of them seem to have that option, aghhhh!) it doesn't work properly, and it cuts off the tops and bottoms of the vertical photos.

I can't even believe how much time I have put into this project which I originally thought would be so simple. I have researched this a lot and still can't figure it out. Does anyone have any advice?

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