[thelist] CD Album Suggestions

Tony Crockford tonyc at boldfish.co.uk
Fri Nov 21 12:44:56 CST 2003

On Thu, 20 Nov 2003 13:18:15 -0600, Rob Smith <rob.smith at THERMON.com> 

> Hiya,
> I received a request to make a CD Album/slide show of about 128 pictures.
> The ultimate goal is to have the users stick the CD into their computer 
> and
> have it play.
> What display formats would you choose to go with? Fading, music, hard 
> images
> switching? Have any examples of .exe's, etc?

What sort of quality?

If you want bitmap digital quality then I'd suggest multimedia builder, 
which, while feature rich, can be used at a very simplistic level. [1] 
(Autorun CD exe for PC)

If quality is not such an issue, but ease of use for the end viewer is, 
why not go for a VCD/DVD album?

What used to be picturetotv and is now memoriestotv[2] is very ease to 
use, just select images, select transitions add soundtrack?  decide on a 
menu and click the burn to disc button.

the resultant disk (DVD or CDR) will play on any DVD player (domestic or 




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