All features in
Photostory Deluxe

Import & operation

User Interface

Large buttons and an easy-to-use interface make designing slideshows more fun than ever before. Choose between the clearly laid out Storyboard mode and Timeline mode with a total of 8 multimedia tracks.

Import Wizard

Use the Import Wizard to transfer your recordings from cameras, drives and data storage devices directly to your computer and into your slideshow.

Quick access feature

It doesn't get any easier: The quick access feature allows you to play and trim video clips directly from the Mediapool and import them directly.

Photostory Wizard

The Photostory Wizard lets you edit your slideshows using a large selection of style templates and background music. Picture changes are timed to match the music, to make viewing your slideshow even more enjoyable.

Your photos and videos are transformed into spectacular visual stories that you can share with friends and family time and time again.

Camera MX media transfer

Use Wi-Fi project transfer to transfer photos from your Android phone to Photostory Deluxe for editing.

You can turn live shots into animated GIFs, add cool live effects and filters in the blink of an eye, and share them on Instagram & other platforms.

Performance & formats

64-bit turbo

Get the most out of your 64-bit version of Windows thanks to Photostory Deluxe's 64-bit speed.

Faster effect calculation

Effects added to your photos and videos, such as blur or focus, are now calculated by the graphics processor in Photostory Deluxe.

Efficient multitrack performance

The optimized multitrack feature in MAGIX Photostory Deluxe provides a more efficient use of the multi-core processors.

High resolution display

MAGIX Photostory Deluxe allows you to use your camera to its full potential and create slideshows even in 4K/Ultra HD.

Support for 360° footage

Import 360 degree panorama photos and videos with a full range of view. Select a section of the panorama and edit this however you want.

Support for new video formats

Photostory Deluxe provides comprehensive support for all standard photo and video formats, including RAW and HEVC*.

*HEVC encoding requires fee-based activation.

Effect & menu design

Powerful image stabilization

The fully-integrated Mercalli V2 plug-in from proDAD provides perfect stabilization for shaky video footage, unsteady tracking shots and zooms.

You can also improve footage from DSLR cameras and mobile phones with corrections for unwanted effects such as rolling shutter.

Attractive photo border effects

Add impressive effects to black borders of portrait photos to improve their appearance.

Simply drag & drop the effect you want to use onto your photo, and presto – black borders will be optically adjusted.

Automatic shot match

The fully automatic shot match feature enables you to match the colors and tonal values of separate scenes to create a unified color space.

Create coherence within your slideshow using automatic color and tone adjustment.

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Amazing titles and editing templates
Amazing titles and editing templates

Tons of modern title presets and thematic templates let you turn your slideshow into a sophisticated visual experience in no time at all.

Use the templates to share your greatest experiences, such as recent vacation, with your friends and family!

Picture-in-picture effects

With templates for picture-in-picture collages you can perfectly position several images into any scene.

Or place portrait images side by side and avoid the usual screen edges.

Automatic image optimization

Customize color, contrast, brightness and saturation or alternatively do it automatically using the auto-correction feature.

HDR Effects

High Dynamic Range effects (HDR) allow large, detailed differences in brightness to be displayed in pictures and videos.

Secondary color correction

Editing only the blues in a photo or video clip, for example, to make the sky look brighter.

Red eye correction

Photostory deluxe allows you to highlight the area around the eyes and correct it with a click.

Title Editor

Titles for opening and closing credits, chapter markers, and subtitles can be entered directly into the preview window and positioned precisely.

Change picture perspective

Add your photos to motifs and position them precisely where you want them, with the correct perspective.

Travel route animations
Travel route animations

Show your family and friends the route of your travels with an animation on the map.

Select a mode of transportation (from airplanes to motorcycles) for each stage of your journey, define stops along the way and customize the route display just the way you want.

Produce panorama pictures
Produce panorama pictures

Seamlessly combine individual pictures into panoramas with automatic focal distance detection, lens distortion correction and perspectives.

It's also great for full camera panning without any black edges.

Create 3D effects
Create 3D effects

You can also create absolutely realistic 3D experiences with any regular digital camera!

The program combines single pictures into a real 3D photo, creating a realistic impression of depth.

Professional artistic filters

Simply choose a filter and apply it to the image with a click.

Facial recognition

This reduces unwanted cropping of faces when zooming and panning.

Tracking shots & zooms

Create unique zooms and camera pans to highlight important image content.

Decorative elements

Choose from over 130 templates including audio and effect sounds and adjust the position and size as you like.

Intro & outro templates

We've added even more excellent, high-quality templates to the popular intro/outro template selection.

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An expanded effects selection stages your slideshow with animated dissolves.

Menu templates

Add the finishing touch to your slideshows with animated disc menus just like the ones on professional store-bought DVDs and Blu-rays.

Easily create professionally animated menus down to the finest detail.

Print personalized cases & labels

With the included MAGIX Xtreme Print Studio you can create amazing CD/DVD covers and labels for your slideshow discs.

Audio editing

Rhythmic slideshows
Slideshow changes to match the music's beat

Photostory Deluxe now makes it even easier to arrange your photos and video clips in a slideshow so that they match the beat of the music. Set snap markers while listening to the selected music (you can also do this with touch controls).

The snap markers then make it easy to place your photos with just one click so that they transitions according to the rhythm of the music.

Automatic volume regulation

Ensure your audio commentaries are always loud and clear. Photostory Deluxe automatically adjusts the loudness for you.

Audio dubbing

Can't find the right background music on CD or MP3? No problem! Simply choose from over 750 songs & sounds and find something that fits.

Soundtrack Maker

The integrated MAGIX Soundtrack Maker automatically creates atmospheric background music according to your needs, whether you want action, suspense or fun.

Media output

Export Wizard

The new Export Wizard displays the most common export options at a glance.

Simply select an export format and follow the instructions or specify further settings.

Transfer to mobile devices

Transfer slideshows directly to smartphones, tablets, media players and mobile devices.

MAGIX Photostory Deluxe also offers a huge selection of presets available for current devices.

Burn slideshow to disc

Burn your finished slideshow and animated menus onto DVD, AVCHD or Blu-ray Disc™ in professional quality.

Simply choose from a number of professionally designed menu templates.

YouTube, Facebook & Flickr

Share your most beautiful, most inspiring, or funniest slideshows with the whole world on popular platforms such as YouTube, Facebook and Flickr.

Present on websites

Direct export of multimedia slideshows as media players for convenient viewing on your PC through an Internet browser and for embedding in websites.

Help Community Community

The direct connection to the Multimedia Community makes it easy to find detailed information on how to solve any problems you might have.

Simply write your question directly within the program and upload it.