iPhoto is the iTunes equivalent to manage photos on Mac OS X and it's also a fantastic photo editing apps for every Mac user to make gorgeous photo slideshows with animated themes. Perhaps you have made lots of slideshows with transitions, music, etc. Would like to burn iPhoto slideshow to DVD for playing on a home DVD player or TV but don't know how?
Well, in fact, you can use iDVD to convert iPhoto slideshow to DVD. However, there are always some problems occur, such as the loss of the slideshow background music, out of sync, etc. And iDVD doesn't work on Lion and Mountain Lion any more. Here i will show you how to export iPhoto slideshow to DVD without iDVD on Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8 Mountain Lion. First of all, get the Mac DVD burning software from Aimersoft.
To create a DVD from iPhoto slideshows, you need to export the slideshow from iPhoto as a video file: After finish making your slideshow, click File > Export > Slideshow > Export and then choose QuickTime Movie as the output video format. Next, select a folder to save the video and click the Save button to export the slideshow as a MOV movie. After the video has been saved, you can then follow the tips below to burn slideshow from iPhoto to DVD.
The software main interface is as below and there are two ways to import videos: drag and drop the video files to the source pane or click the "+" button to select and load media files. Choose either way to add the video made in iPhoto to the smart app and arrange the added files by simple dragging and dropping.
Tips: Apart from burning DVD slideshows from iPhoto, this Mac DVD creator can also create DVDs from iMovie, Final Cut Pro, iTunes and much more. Popular video formats like MOV, MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, FLV, M2TS, etc. are fully supported. With it, you can almost turn any video to DVD on Mac.
Then click the "Menu" button on the lower right bottom of the main interface to enter the menu editing window. The program will randomly choose a menu for you and you can change it by choosing from the preset-animated or static templates. And if you don't like any menu template applied to your DVD, simply select "No Menu" to skip the DVD menu.
At last, click the "Burn" button on the main interface to open the "Burn" window. Insert a blank writable DVD disc to your Mac's DVD drive, choose "DVD Disc" as the output format and then click "Save" to start converting iPhoto slideshow to DVD disc for playing on your TV and DVD player.
Here is the video tutorial on burning photo slideshows made in iPhoto:
Download iPhoto Slideshow to DVD Converter: