How to make a slideshow video from Dropbox album pictures

Have many pictures saving on your Dropbox? Want to share pictures in Dropbox with friends with music and transitions?  Learn how to use iPad / iPhone / iPod slide show video creator to turn your Dropbox photos into awesome slideshows.

Do I have to copy my Dropbox photos to Camera Roll first, then use them in a slideshow project? Of course not, Photo Slideshow Director HD can import photos from your Dropbox account into a slideshow project. After adding photos , you can customize the slides with kinds of effects for watching on TV, or sharing on YouTube / Facebook, even back to Dropbox.

In the following guide, I will how to turn Dropbox photos into slideshow videos on iPhone with Photo Slideshow Director HD. This guide also works on iPad and iPod touch.

Create slideshow videos from Dropbox pictures

1. Launch Photo Slideshow Director on your iPad/ iPhone/ iPod touch, and create a new slideshow project. Download Link>>

2. Touch Photo icon, you will go to Albumswindow, which will list all the albums on your iPhone and other sources you can import photos, including take  instant photos to use and use  photos from Web Albums.

import photos

Choose web albums to import photos

3. Touch Web Albums icon and choose Dropbox from the web albums list.  Then enter your Dropbox login information, including Email and Password, touch Sign in. Then you can see all your Dropbox photo galleries.

import dropbox photos into slideshow app

Sign in dropbox to access to photos

4. Touch photos in Dropbox albums to download them to Photo Slideshow Director HD. All you can add them in batch with Add All icon.

5.  Now you can add background music from Music Library. The app enables you to add more than one songs. You can use the synchronization icon to sync slideshow to music.

add songs to slideshow

Add songs and use music slides synchronization

6. Until now, you can play and share the slideshow now. Because the app will apply random transitions, pan /zoom effects, theme once photos are imported.   Also you can customize transitions, pan /zoom effects and theme by yourself. Besides, you can add text, subtitles to narrate the slides, apply stickers and use the photo editor to optimize photos.

7. Save and share the Dropbox slideshow video.  You have  several options for choosing to share your Dropbox pictures as a slideshow video.

  • Save it to Camera Roll as a video(mp4 or mov)
  • Connect your iPhone/ iPad / iPod to TV via Airplay or cable and watch your dropbox photos on TV
  • Upload to Dropbox / YouTube / Facebook / SkyDrive directly for sharing with friends
  • Use the app WiFi transfer feature to transfer the slideshow to your computer
add effects for slides and share slideshows

Share slideshow