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How to Burn Image to DVD

Want to make photo slideshow for wedding, anniversary or graduation for easy sharing with family and friends? Read on to learn how to burn images to DVD within simple steps.

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Part 1. How to Burn Image to DVD

Step 1 Choose DVD Disc Tab

Download Wondershare DVD Creator and launch it after installation, you'd get a prompt as follows and select Create a DVD Video Disc.

choose dvd disc tab

If you want to burn photos to Blu-ray Disc or BDMV folder, just choose Create a Blu-ray (BDMV) Disc instead and follow the steps listed below.

Step 2 Add Photos to Wondershare DVD Creator

Then you’ll come to the primary interface under Source tab, click add file icon to add your target pictures from local PC.

go to source tab

The loaded photos will be displayed in thumbnail and click import icon would allow you to add more images to the title. If you want to add new title pages for the photo slideshow, just hit add title icon. Note there's no limit to the number of titles or chapters, feel free to add files as you like.

add photos to dvd creator

Clicking edit icon allows you to edit the photo to your preference via apply effect, add text, adjust transition settings and add background music. You can go to Edit photos for more details.

edit photos

If you want to adjust the sequence of Title or Slideshow, choose the Title or the Slideshow and click move up icon or move down icon to change the order. As an alternative, you can right-click the Title or the Slideshow and select Move up or Move down.

Step 3 Select Templates & Customize DVD Menu

Now switch to the Menu tab, where you can view the Menu Structure and select Templates.

choose dvd templates

Tips: Wondershare DVD Creator provides over 100 modern templates, ranging from family to holiday theme. You can click drop down icon to quickly pick your desired menu theme.

Once you’re done with the template, it's time to adjust your DVD Menu from the following 5 aspects.

  1. Change Chapter Frame: Click switch icon and you’ll get a list of Frame options in the right. Double-click it will change to the chosen frame.
  2. change chapter frame

  3. Customize Background: Clicking customize background icon permits you to change the template background to other images.
  4. customize background

  5. Customize Background Music: Click customize background music icon and you'll be able to change the background music to your favorites. Note that it supports fade in, fade out and auto repeat 3 sound effects as well as trimming function, make the best of them!
  6. customize background music

  7. Add Text: Click add text icon and you'll be able to add text to the template for better illustration. You can set the font, font size, font color, etc. as the screenshot shows.
  8. add text

  9. Customize Thumbnail: Select chapter thumbnail and click customize thumbnail icon, then you can freely customize thumbnail as you like.
  10. customize thumbnail

Step 4 Preview DVD Photo Slideshow

When you’re satisfied with above Menu settings, just proceed to the Preview tab to view your DVD creation. If you’re not happy with it, just return to Menu tab and make changes.

preview dvd photo slideshow

Step 5 Burn Images to DVD

Here comes to the final step, go to Burn tab and you'd get the interface as follows.

burn image to dvd

Choose Burn to Disc if you insert the DVD to PC, or Save as ISO in case of no DVD disc at hand. Then complete the remaining options, select the DVD type and quality in the bottom right and click Burn to start burning photos to DVD disc or ISO format files.

Part 2. How to Batch Add Pictures for DVD Burning (Optional)

If you want to add multiple pictures to Wondershare DVD Creator, you can either drag-and-drop those photos to the program, or click import icon to select your target images with Shift key pressed. Then you can see the picture thumbnail displayed in the left.

batch add pictures

Note that the batch added pictures will be included in one slideshow, click edit icon would display them all. Then you can select either one for further editing like add text, adjust transition settings and add background music.

edit pictures

Note: macOS version does not support creating chapters.

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