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Secrets of ProShow Experts, The Official Guide to Creating Your Best Slide Shows with ProShow 5

Secrets of ProShow Experts, The Official Guide to Creating Your Best Slide Shows with ProShow 5

ISBN 13: 9781133595052

ISBN 10: 1133595057

Author: Paul Schmidt

Pages: 320

Published: 04/16/2012

Print Book Price: $39.99 Add to cart

eBook Price: $27.99 Add to cart

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Whether you're an experience ProShow user or are just getting started, get ready to pick up a wealth of tips and techniques for making great-looking slide shows. Written by the president and founder of Photodex, the company that makes ProShow, SECRETS OF PROSHOW EXPERTS: THE OFFICIAL GUIDE TO CREATING THE BEST SLIDE SHOWS WITH PROSHOW 5 will show you how to harness the full power of ProShow. You'll learn great tips for creating polished slide shows, with easy-to-follow examples and expert advice on topics like understanding your audience, using motion to convey emotion, controlling the feel of a slide show with audio, and more. Use the techniques you learn here to create stunning presentations for friends, family, or for your clients. A bonus DVD is included, with sample slide shows, image and audio content, and trial versions of ProShow software. Make your slide shows more effective and compelling with SECRETS OF PROSHOW EXPERTS.
Note*: If you are buying the e-book version of this product, any CD/DVD supplement files referenced throughout the book can be accessed for free at our Companion Downloads page.
  • Only book on the market teaching creative techniques in ProShow.
  • Bonus DVD containing sample slide shows, slide styles and trial versions of ProShow Software.
  • Written by Photodex President and Founder and well-known photographer and ProShow presenter.
Author Bio
Paul Schmidt
Paul Schmidt is the founder and president of Photodex Corporation. Since 1987, Paul has managed all aspects of the company, including strategic planning, software development, and executive management. Schmidt got his start in the technology field and has since gained a wealth of knowledge in the business world; he knows the importance of hands-on executive involvement in the day-to-day operations of a company. Schmidt considers the ProShow line to be some of his most important work to date. ProShow has become a focus of Photodex's future development efforts, and Schmidt is committed to taking this software above and beyond the expected. The award-winning ProShow line has sustained popularity due to its ease of use and unmatched quality, and it will continue to dominate the industry as it evolves.
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Table of Contents
1. Technique--Not Technology.
2. Telling Your Story.
3. Ways to Work Smarter.
4. Space and Simplicity.
5. Motion and Timing.
6. Basic Techniques.
7. Better Content, Better Results.
8. Tricks with Source Material.
9. Audio and Synchronization.
10. Multiple Images.
11. ProShow Producer Techniques.
12. Delivering Your Show.
Guest Experts and Their Insights.
Sample Chapters