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The following is a list of beautifully designed SmugMug sites created and used by real photographers.

Use this list to get inspiration and ideas for your SmugMug site.

And feel free to:

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9 Tips to Great Photo Slideshows

A well-made slideshow video can bring your audience to tears.

A poorly-made one can bore them to tears.

I'm guessing you want to make a great slideshow that people will love.

It might be a personal event like a wedding, a funeral, or a birthday!

Or maybe you need something for your business – a function, a sales page, your social media marketing campaign.

Either way, by following these simple tips, you can really wow your audience. And have fun in the process!

Let's get started, shall we?

Use the following 9 tips to help you bring emotional power to your slideshow video.  And have a look at the example video I made below to give you some inspiration.

1. Start with the end in mind

Do you know how, exactly, you'll be presenting your slideshow to your audience? You don't want to get to the wedding reception only to find out there is no wi-fi and you can't stream your slideshow video!

Thinking ahead will help you make the right decision on which slideshow software tool to use and what you'll need to show off your slideshow without any problems.

Bonus Tip: Don't settle for anything less than HD. Make sure your software can export at least at HD 720p. Extra points if you get HD 1080p.
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