How to Make Your Own Yearbook DVD Slideshow for High School with PowerPoint

No matter how you go through your high school times, that period of your life will remain fresh in your head during the future life. For all the most joyful and exciting moments in your high school life, you may takes photos or capture videos with your DVD camcorder to record the happy moments. Make a yearbook DVD slideshow to store your happiness or send to friends as a gift would be a great idea. You all share the same type of experience, memories and photos together, it’s sweet to go back and laugh at when you get older. It’s very easy to make yearbook DVD slideshow for your high school life using PowerPoint. Now let’s take a look at how it goes:

1. Choose a PowerPoint template for yearbook slideshow

A good PowerPoint template helps half of your work. Free download and apply these high school PowerPoint templates for your yearbook slideshow.

Yearbook slideshow PowerPoint template

Apply the PowerPoint template by clicking “Design” → “Themes” group → “Browse for Themes”.

Yearbook slideshow PowerPoint template

2. Select and add photos to PowerPoint

A yearbook DVD slideshow is not just for yourself, it’s for all of your friends or classmates, so feel free to ask for photo supplement if you need. Then you may need to select some photos according to your yearbook DVD slideshow theme. After that, open your PowerPoint and click “Insert” → “Photo Album” → choose photos. This allows you to insert all the photos into PowerPoint at a time. Each PowerPoint slide will have one photo on it. Then you can adjust the picture style, picture shape and picture effects. For example if you want to emphasis a certain person on a photo, you can use PowerPoint to realize it.

Yearbook slideshow add photos

3. Add caption to the yearbook photos

Write some concise words to describe every photo. It can be funny descriptions, some wishes, photo taking situation or anything you want to say.

4. Choose a proper song as background music

Select one of these songs for high school as background music for your yearbook DVD slideshow. Click “Insert” →”Audio” → “Audio from File” to import music to PowerPoint. Read this guide and set the song to play across entire PowerPoint slides as background music.

Yearbook slideshow add music

5. Burn yearbook PowerPoint slideshow to DVD

Remember to preview the yearbook PowerPoint slideshow before your use PowerPoint to DVD burner to convert PowerPoint to yearbook DVD slideshow easily and quickly. For more details on the burning, see in How to Burn PowerPoint to DVD.

burn Yearbook slideshow to DVD

Now label your yearbook DVD slideshow and share with your friends, classmates, family or enjoy it by yourself at home without any limitations.

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