Windows Story Remix is the new Windows video editor. The application came to replace Movie Maker and offers alternatives for organizing photos on the computer, with the option of creating video clips and also organizing image libraries. The tool was added as an update and complement to the image viewer, Microsoft Photos.
With an advanced level of customization, the program has options to add photo folders from the HD or device via USB. In addition, the user can also create thematic albums, set up video projects or switch viewing modes on the main panel. Check below how to import and organize images for Windows Story Remix.
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Windows Story Remix performs facial recognition and can separate photos according to the detected faces Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 1. Open an image with Photos, already updated with Windows Story Remix, and click View all photos to access the main panel with the application's image library;
In Fotos, click on See all photos to access the image library Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 2. In the video photo collection, press Import and select From a folder to include images from specific directories on your computer;
Click on the highlighted options to import images from PC folders to Windows Story Remix Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 3. Windows Story Remix will quickly scan your computer's hard drive, indicating the folders with photos that have been detected. Select the ones you want to import into the program and click Add folders;
Choose from the options presented and press Add folders in Windows Story Remix Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 4. This same process can be used to extract photos and videos from flash drives, external hard drives, smartphones and tablets. To do this, click Import and press From a USB device;
Import photos from devices connected via USB to the Windows Story Remix featured option Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 5. It is also possible to manually choose folders not found by scanning the application. To do this, click the button … and select the Settings option;
Press the highlighted buttons to import folders not found in the Windows Story Remix Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 6. In configurations, there is a list of all directories that have images imported into Fotos. Click on Add a folder to directly choose those that were not presented by the program scan;
Click Add a folder to choose directories with images for Windows Story Remix Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 7. In the main panel with the image library, click on the options highlighted at the top to view images by different classifications. Collection presents chronologically, albums displays folders and projects created by the user, People shows a list of photos separated by facial identification and Folders lists the selected and imported directories;
The checked options display different ratings for the images in the Fotos Foto: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 8. To create your own image albums, click on the Select option at the top of the application;
By clicking on Select it is possible to mount your own image albums on Windows Story Remix Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 9. Then, mark the images you want in Coleo to form the personalized album and press the Add to … button;
Select the photos in Coleo and click Add me to … in Windows Story Remix Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 10. A tab will display options for adding the marked items to a new album, with the grouping of images in a folder, or video with music, to create video clip projects. Choose one of these two options or add the files to an album or project already created, listed below;
Choose New album, New video with music or an album or project already created Photo: Reproduo / Daniel Ribeiro
Step 11. In albums you can see the custom directories created within Photos. Folders display the collection of images in a slide show, allow you to customize the display order, as well as create video projects, add filters, insert music and change the display time for each file.
The albums display the photos and videos in a sequence of slides fully customizable in Windows Story Remix Photo: Reproduction / Daniel Ribeiro
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