Method and system for creating a slide show with a sound track in real-time using a digital camera

  • US 5,812,736 A
  • Filed: 09/30/1996
  • Issued: 09/22/1998
  • Est. Priority Date: 09/30/1996
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A method for creating a slide show with real-time audio in a digital camera, the digital camera including an image device for capturing digital image data, and a memory for storing the digital image data as still images, the method comprising the steps of:

  • (a) continuously recording audio and storing the audio in the memory to create recorded audio that includes a time-based time-line;

    (b) capturing a plurality of still images, each one of the plurality of images captured at a time along the time-line;

    (c) ending the recording of the audio; and

    (d) presenting a slide show from the plurality of images retrieved from the memory and the recorded audio, whereupon initiation of the slide show presentation, the recorded audio is continuously played and each one of the plurality of images is automatically displayed on a display device at the time that the image was captured along the time-line of the recorded audio.

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