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Remember your Christmas list when you were a child? and when you were a boy that just wanted to go outside to frolic with snow? All these memories are unforgettable, lasting throughout our whole lives. Now we are all grown up. We are not a child any more. However, we can still dream, we can still have grown up Christmas list.


Here I make my grown-up Christmas list photo story using Wondershare Photo Story Platinum in minutes and share it on YouTube. See the sample below and follow the steps to make your own Christmas list photo show.


What you'll need:

1. Digital photos of your early Christmas list and the things you want

2. Wondershare Photo Story Platinum 3.0

3. YouTube Account (Free to register)

4. Favorite music (Optional, as background music)


Step 1. Photo Set

Download and install Wondershare Photo Story Platinum 3.0 and then launch it. You will start from Photo Set tab. First browse photos on the left hand side to show all supported photos to the right. Then simply drag & drop your desired photos to the Storyboard. To make more attractive photo story, you are also recommended to add music, sounds or your own record by clicking "Add Audio" button.


Add Photos


Step 2. Style

Preview animated styles first and then double-click or drag & drop your selected styles to the Storyboard. With 200+ build-in animated movie styles, you can make your photo movie to impress everyone. To save your time, select "Add Random Styles" after clicking the down arrow button beside "Add Style".


Add Styles


Step 3. Decoration

To make your grown-up Christmas list more descriptive to audiences, adding some adorable elements is absolutely necessary, especially animated text. Here you can add your text caption with different text effects, stunning scene effect and interesting clipart under Timeline view.


Add Texts


The Intro/Credit pages are indispensable for an intact photo story. Click ”Intro/Credit” in Decoration tab to add them respectively. After entering the Intro/Credit dialog, simple select the style you like on the left and then change the text and text effect to what you want. Click OK to complete.


Add Intro/Credit page


Step 4. Create


In Create tab, you can preview your photo show and create video in various formats. After previewing the whole photo story, click "Create MP4". Also video format like "AVI”, “WMV" or "MPEG-2" are supported on YouTube.


YouTube Upload Tips (Videos saved with the following settings convert the best):
Video Format: MPEG4-4 Movie
Resolution: 320x240
Video Frame Rate: 30fps
Sample Rate: 44100


Create MP4


Step 5. Upload video to YouTube

After creating the MP4 file, Sign in your YouTube account, and click "Upload” button. Prior to clicking "Upload a video", fill in some information, such as Title, Description. It's better to enter tag for easily searched by others. And then go to next page to locate your video file and start uploading.


Upload Video to YouTube


OK, that's done! Download Photo Story Platinum now for free and have a try to make your own grown-up Christmas list photo story and share with the world!

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