Using Soundslides

Course Overview

Using Soundslides

About Tutorials

Tutorials offer step-by-step instructions to projects 30-minutes or less. They are guides to various subjects that applies to most audiences.

Pairing photographs with audio creates a powerful storytelling tool. Soundslides software can help you create slide shows with still photos and audio. This easy-to-learn tool allows you to focus on the storytelling — not the technology.

What Will I Learn:
  • How to import photos and audio into Soundslides
  • Basic customization and editing of a slide show
  • Creating captions and titles in your Soundslides projects
  • How to export a slide show to your blog or website
Who should take this course:

Anyone who wants to learn to use Soundslides, a fun and easy tool for creating slide shows, should take this tutorial.


Jeremy Rue

Jeremy Rue is a lecturer for the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism under grants from the Ford Foundation and the Carnegie-Knight program News21.

Training Partner:

Knight Digital Media Center

The Knight Digital Media Center is a partnership of the University of California at Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.

Technical Requirements:

Soundslides is available for purchase for both Mac and PC platforms. The basic version costs $39.95 and the pro version costs $69.95. All versions may be purchased and downloaded at