3 Easy Steps: Make a Video from Photos with Background Music

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Would you like to make an electronic photo album, and create a video from videos. In this article, you will learn an easy way to turn your photos into a video with background music.

Many of us take a lot of photos while traveling, playing games, taking part in an interesting activity. In order to make the photos valid and easy to share, you can make a video from these photos. In fact, it is really simple to operate, as long as you download ToolRocket VidClipper. It is an easy-to-use free video editor & maker.

Just for beginners, you are able to make a short video with various effects for Instagram, Tik Tok, Facebook, Twitter, etc. Despite you are a beginner, movie maker, photographer, video editor, or Vlogger, it may help you a lot. First of all, download and install the video editing software on your PC by clicking the link.

VidClipper is only available for Windows users. But if you want to make a video on your mobile phone, you can try Qshot that provides also plentiful templates, especially music beat videos.

Now we come to the topic of creating a photo video. You need to prepare all your photos on your hard drive of the computer.

Step 1: Import photos in VidClipper

The first time you open the software, you must select a screen ratio from 16:9, 9:16, 4:3. It depends on where you post your videos. After that, you can see the interface of VidClipper. Click “Import” to load your local photos and images into the software. Alternatively, you can import them through drop and drag. That’s not the end. Select all the photos in the library and drag them to video track 1. At the same time, you can edit the photos and have a preview. At the video track, you are able to adjust the order.


In VidClipper there is also a built-in screen recorder. If you want to add more video materials, you can open the screen recorder to make video clips.

Step 2: Add video effects and background music

Select the photo and click on “Edit” (Shortcut: ALT + E), you can rotate the photo to the right orientation, crop the video size, add a background color, adjust the video contrast, saturation, brightness, RGB, sharpen, and dark corner. The effect will be saved by clicking on “OK”.

In addition, there are a lot of Text effects, filters, overlays, transitions, animations available for you. If you want to make a cool and unique photo album, just apply it to your video by clicking the thumbnails. Don’t forget to add favorite background audio from the music library.

In the music library, you can find various types of music, from sad to happy, from movies to TV series, from romantic to amazing, etc. In addition, some people may want to dub the video. So if you have a local recording file, just upload it and drag it to the second audio track. The voice sound volume must be higher than that of the background music.

But there is no need to apply all effects to your video. For an easy and short photo album, the most important thing is storytelling.

Step 3: Export video to your computer

After editing, go to “Export”. There you should name your video file, select an output format from MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, MOV, GIF. Set the video definition and preferences, as well as the output directory. If there is no problem, click “Export”. Then you will get a photo video on your computer.

Have you followed the steps and made an electronic photo album? What’s your user experience with VidClipper Video Editor? Now let’s make a conclusion of this powerful and necessary video editing program.


  1. A video editing freeware but with professional functions.
  2. Simple interface, user-friendly for beginners.
  3. Abundant video editing tools, such as video cutter, video cropper, video merger, video editor, video converter. With that, you can create a video easily with massive templates and effects. There would be no problem with video editing for the older and the younger.
  4. Support multiple input formats, JPG, JPEG, PNG, GIF, TIFF, BMP, MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, MOV, FLV, MP3, MP2, WMA, M4A, AAC, WAV, OGG, etc.
  5. HD 1080p, SD 720p, SD 480p videos are supported.


  1. Only for Windows users.
  2. 4K output video format is not supported.
  3. Videos can not be stabilized.
  4. No slow-motion function.
  5. Can not share on YouTube, Tik Tok, Instagram, etc. Directly.

So, would you like to try VidClipper Video Editor of ToolRocket, if you want to make a video from photos, and images for free. Now download the software according to the download link.

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