How to Make Slideshow on iPhone

Joel Mason

iPhone, Tutorials

In this tutorial, we will guide you on how to create a slideshow on your iPhone using the built-in Photos app. Slideshows are a great way to showcase your favorite photos and memories in a captivating and organized manner.

Step 1: Open the Photos App

To begin, unlock your iPhone and locate the Photos app icon on your home screen. Tap on it to launch the app.

Step 2: Select the Photos

In the Photos app, navigate to the album or folder where your desired photos are stored. Tap on it to open.

Next, tap on Select located at the top-right corner of the screen. This will allow you to choose multiple photos for your slideshow.

Step 3: Choose Slideshow Options

After selecting the desired photos, tap on Share, located at the bottom-left corner of your screen. A menu will appear with various sharing options.

Select Slideshow.

You can find it by swiping left or right in the bottom row of icons. The Slideshow option is represented by an icon with three overlapping rectangles.

Step 4: Customize Slideshow Settings

The Slideshow settings screen will appear with various customization options for your slideshow presentation.

Select Music:

  • No Music: Choose this option if you prefer no background music for your slideshow.
  • Select Music: Tap this option if you want to add a soundtrack to your slideshow. You can select from songs available in your iTunes library or Apple Music subscription.


  • Default: This option applies a simple, clean theme to your slideshow.
  • Ken Burns: Select this option if you want the photos to have subtle zooming and panning effects.


  • Slow: This option sets a slower pace for transitioning between photos.
  • Medium: This option provides a moderate speed for transitioning between photos.
  • Fast: Choose this option for faster transitions between photos.

Add a Title:

You can add a title to your slideshow by entering text in the Title field. This title will be displayed at the beginning of the slideshow.

Step 5: Start the Slideshow

Once you have customized your slideshow settings, tap on Show, located at the top-right corner of the screen. Your iPhone will start playing the slideshow with your chosen settings and options.

You can pause or resume the slideshow by tapping anywhere on the screen. To stop the slideshow, simply press the home button or swipe up from the bottom edge (on iPhone X and later models) to return to the home screen.

Congratulations! You have successfully created and customized a slideshow on your iPhone using the Photos app. Now you can enjoy sharing your special moments with friends and family in an engaging way!

We hope this tutorial was helpful in guiding you through the process of creating a slideshow on your iPhone. Feel free to explore other features of the Photos app to enhance your photo viewing experience. Happy creating!

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