If you use Photodex ProShow Gold or ProShow Producer to create
your presentations and slideshows, adding the ProShow StylePack
Volume 1 plug-in will give you even more creative choices.
As a plug-in, ProShow StylePack works from within the Photodex
programs, installing 15 new slide style effects into ProShow Gold, and
25 into Producer. To use
the new styles, first create your slide. Then, select Styles, where
the new ones are integrated into the same familiar workspace as the
styles that come with the program. Depending on the style you
select, you’ll have a number of options.
We found the ProShow Styles easy to use and quite effective. For
instance, the Collage Scatter displays a jumble of photos that
scatter about the screen, until one at a time, it reveals the
pictures. Or, with the Picture Line, up to 10 pictures hang from a
scrolling laundry line. Not all the styles are animated. Some, like
the Infrared Camera (which simulates the high contrast look of
infrared photography), apply a special effect to your slide. Or,
like Art Gallery (which simply displays your picture in a typical
gallery picture frame), they might provide an attractive
If you use either ProShow Gold or Producer, ProShow StylePack 1
will add a bit of reasonably priced pizzazz to your slide
Note: This link takes you to the vendor’s site, where you
can download the latest version of the software.
–Sally Wiener Grotta & Daniel Grotta