[Free Slideshow] Make A Video With Photos And Music For Free

Last Updated: 2023. 12. 06
Want to create a video from beautiful pictures with music? You'll find easy ways to make slideshow video with music in minutes. Check them out and get started.

Slideshow videos with music are new trends. You must have some precious photos in your prime time as well as several favorite songs. Why not create your special photo video to keep these beautiful memories together?

If you are worried about having no design skills to craft a slideshow video, don't be! With the methods below, you'll feel trouble-free to make a video from your favorite photos and music whether you want a slideshow video for personal purposes or for business. Pick the easiest one to get started!

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Part 1. How to Make A Video with Photos and Music Online Freely

Before making a video with photos and music, Here are the preparations you have to make.

  • Editing your photos so that they look great on your slideshow. Anyway, you can't make great dishes out of ingredients that are turned.
  • Putting all photos to a folder with the right order so that you can speed up video creation process.
  • Decide on your video theme and texts. Most photos videos are memorial slideshows, weding slideshows, family slideshows. They don't need script. However, it doesn't harm if you want to decorate your video with some touching text or voiceover.
  • As for the tool, all you need is FlexClip, an all-in-one free online video maker for both beginners and professionals. It can pull up all your photos and music and create a video based on the template you choose. Alternatively, you can start from scratch to make a video with FlexClip's video editing tools like transitions, filters, cropping, trimming. Click on Create a Video button and follow.

    Create a Video View Templates
    Method 1
    Generate a Video with Your Photos and Music Directly

    This is a shortcut method to make a video. FlexClip offers a slideshow generation tool. Upload all your photos, then pick a template you like, replace the music, you can get a video instantly.

  • Go to FlexClip's slideshow maker tool, click on the Browse Photos icon to open the folder where you store all your photos for the slideshow. Hold Ctrl key and select multiple photos, confirm and upload photos to FlexClip.
  • FlexClip Slideshow Video Maker

    FlexClip Slideshow Video Maker

  • All your photos will be didplayed on this page. Drag a photo to adjust its order easily.
  • Add & Arrange Photos

    Add & Arrange Photos

  • Select from over 100 slideshow video template in different themes.
  • Choose a Template

    Choose a Template

  • Now, you are at FlexClip's editing page. Click on the music and hit Delete to remove the BGM of the video template. Drag and drop your own music to the timeline.
  • Remove the Old and Bring in the New Music

    Remove the Old and Bring in the New Music

    Method 2
    Manually Create a Video with Photos and Music Online for Free

    Manually making a video with photos and music is far more complicated, but most of the time, the results are more creative and eye-catching. Here are the detailed steps.

  • Go to the Media section, click on the Local folders icon to upload your photos and music tracks to upload. You can also click on three horizontal dots to upload photos and music from cloud services or phone.
  • Upload Photos to FlexClip

    Upload Photos to FlexClip

  • Click on Add as Scene to add your photos to the timeline. Instead, click on Add as Layer icon to create a PIP effect. As for music, click on the Add to Timeline button directly.
  • Add as Scene or Add as Layer

    Add as Scene or Add as Layer

  • Click on your photo, all available photo editing tools will appear above the preview window. To name a few, animating a picture, removing picture background, cropping, adding filters. One-click to apply those edits to the photos.
  • Edit Your Photos

    Edit Your Photo

  • Level up your videos. FlexClip offers many ways to enrich your videos. For instance, adding texts, adding overlays, adding elements. Those options are all listed on the left panel.
  • Level Up Your Photos

    Level Up Your Photo

  • Export & Share. You can download the generated video to computer desktop. Alternatively, share it to social media, cloud services, or generate a short link.
  • Share Your Videos

    Share Your Videos

    Part 2. How to Make A Video with Photos and Music Freely on Desktop

    As for making a slideshow with music on desktop, iMovie is the best tool to go. It is equipped with powerful video editing tools and excellent effects like transitions, text fonts. Follow the steps to have a try!

    Step 1
    Open iMovie, click on the Projects > Create New. This will allow you to create an empty project. Click the "+" sign, choose movie.
    Step 2
    Import all your contents from any folder on your computer. Drag and drop them to the Project pane.
    Step 3
    Arrange your photos so that they are in the right order. Add transitions, text to level up your work.
    Step 4
    Import the music and preview.

    How to Make a Video with Photos and Music with iMovie

    Part 3. How to Make A Video with Photos and Music Freely on Mobile Phone

    You may have used TikTok to watch interesting videos, but you may haven't tried using TikTok to create a slideshow. As a matter of fact, it is a great app to create short slideshows. By uploading, you can easily create a slideshow you have browsed. It also provides rich effects like transitions, slow-mo, fast-mo, widgets, stickers and royalty-free music resources. Now, follow the steps below to make a slideshow with music.

    Step 1
    Launch TikTok, tap the plus button to create a new TikTok video.
    Step 2
    Tap upload button, select as many photos as possible to upload all your photos.
    Step 3
    Add music, text, filters and transitions.
    Step 3
    Upload to TikTok.

    How to Make a Video with Photos and Music on Phone

    The Bottom Line

    Making a video with pictures and music can be quite easy and delightful when you do find the right tool. FlexClip, the online slideshow maker, can help you make a video with pictures and music in minutes. By the way, FlexClip can also help you create sports videos, holiday videos and more. Give it a try!

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