“My friend took some photos on my birthday party. I would like to make a birthday photo slideshow with these photos. If possible, I also would like to add some favorite songs as background music. How could I do this? Can you recommend a birthday slideshow maker that I can use to make a birthday photo slideshow with birthday photos and music? I would appreciate your help.”

Birthday would be a perfect chance to gather friends and take photos. Birthday photos memorize the happy time. With an appropriate and professional birthday slideshow maker, you can create birthday slideshows with photos and songs. Read the post to find out a solution on how to make a birthday slideshow with photos taken on birthday party and songs preferred.

Part 1: Birthday Slideshow Songs Recommended

Birthday songs with meaningful lyrics can significantly influence the atmosphere, and they have a profound effect on your emotions and can direct the mood of any gathering. Adding a birthday slideshow songs as background music when you are making birthday slideshows can have a significant effect as well. The following songs are my recommendation for adding as birthday slideshow background music.

Title of Birthday Song Artist
A Bushel and A Peck Prince, Faith
Aint No Mountain High Enough Aretha Franklin
Because You Loved Me Celine Dion
Beautiful Boy Celine Dion
Brown-Eyed Girl Van Morrison
Happy Birthday, Darlin’ Conway Twitty
Happy Birthday To You Frank Sinatra
Happy Girl Martina McBride
Happy, Happy Birthday Baby Ronnie Milsap
What a Beautiful Day Chris Cagle

Part 2: Make Birthday Photo Slideshows with Birthday Slideshow Maker

Leawo Video Converter Ultimate is integrated with a professional photo slideshow maker. With Leawo Video Converter Ultimate, you can create all kinds of photo slideshows, of course including birthday photo slideshows. There are two versions available right now: Leawo Video Converter Ultimate for Windows users, and Leawo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac for Mac users. Before creating birthday photo slideshows, you should download and install the right version of Leawo photo slideshow maker, and then launch the program to enter the main interface to get ready for the birthday photo slideshows making process.

As the main interface of Leawo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is the same as that of Leawo Video Converter Ultimate, the following tutorial is based on Leawo Video Converter Ultimate. Mac user can catch a glimpse from the turorial below and follow suit to make a birthday photo slideshow on Mac.

Guide on how to make a birthday photo slideshow with Leawo Video Converter Ultimate:

Step 1: Import photos

Import source photos

Switch to “Convert” module on the submenu after you enter the main interface of the photo slideshow maker. Click the “Add Photo” button to browse and add source photos you want to turn into photo slideshows into this photo slideshow app. Selected photos would be automatically generated into a photo slideshow upon loading. You could click the thumbnail icon to play back generated photo slideshow.

Step 2: Edit photo slideshows

Edit photo slideshow video

Click the “Edit” icon on the preview panel to enter the “Slideshow Editor” interface, where you need to open “Video” panel to adjust Video Settings (photo duration, transition duration, transition effect). You could adjust photo position via drag-and-drop, and insert other photos into the created photo slideshow on the photo timeline.

Edit photo slideshow audio

Open the “Audio” panel on the editing panel. You could click the “Add Music” button or directly drag desired music from your computer into generated photo slideshow to create a photo slideshow with music. You could drag one or several birthday songs as background music, change music position and adjust output audio effect.

Step 3: Set output format

Set output format

Next to the “Add Photo” button, click the drop-down box (named “MP4 Video” by default) and select “Change” option to enter the Profile panel, on which you could select profile as output format.

Note: If needed, you could reopen the drop-down box and then select “Edit” option to enter the Profile Settings panel to adjust video and audio parameters of output profile, including: Video Codec, Bit Rate, Aspect Ratio, Resolution, Frame Rate, Audio Codec, Audio Bit Rate, Channel, etc.

Step 4: Output birthday photo slideshow

Output birthday photo slideshow

On the main interface, click the big green “Convert” button, set the output directory in the “Save to” box and then click the bottom “Convert” button to start converting generated photo slideshows to desired format. When completed, you can find birthday photo slideshows on the output directory.