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Photo Story 3 for Windows

Tip: Breathe life into your digital photos by adding music, narration, motion, and more using Photo Story 3 for Windows. Go to “Photo Story 3 for Windows” to download the free program. Note, however, that it is recommended for Windows XP with 512 MB RAM. It will allow you to: Capture your
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Breathe life into your digital photos by adding music, narration, motion, and more using Photo Story 3 for Windows. Go to “Photo Story 3 for Windows” to download the free program. Note, however, that it is recommended for Windows XP with 512 MB RAM. It will allow you to:

  1. Capture your pictures from your digital camera or scanner and organize them into your own personal storybook.
  2. Use photo-editing tools to remove red-eye, correct lighting, and crop.
  3. Record your own voice to tell your story in your own words.
  4. Use custom panning and zooming options.
  5. Choose songs from the music library to put with your Photo Story to add personality to your photo stories.
  6. Add special effects and transitions to your pictures even flips and page curls like the professionals.
  7. Write captions and titles to your slides.
  8. Share your stories on the web, by Email, burn them to a CD, and even put them on your PDA or mobile phone.

I learned about this resource from digital storytelling expert David Jakes.

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