Samples of our Work

Graduation ___

"Growing Up"

Watch your child grow up in front of you.

"Through the years"

Celebrating the life of someone very special.

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This slideshow montage illustrates some beautiful graphics combined with professional video techniques. It includes custom animated backgrounds, a variety of photo effects, motions and slide transitions. If you can imagine it, we can make it happen.

Wedding ___

"Getting married"

Sharing the special day with family and friends.

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This slideshow combines beautiful wedding photos with slow and subtle animation that does not distract from the photos themselves. This is a small portion of a presentation that was shown at a wedding reception held for family and friends who could not attend the wedding ceremony. A second slideshow included photos of the bride and groom's as children - often juxtaposed together on the screen side by side.

"Our Story"

Share the story of how two individuals found each other and fell in love.

"United in Love"

Celebrating a very special day when two become one.

Wedding Anniversary ___

"Love & marriage"

A collection of 7 slideshows that celebrate 50 years of marriage. It was shown at a surprise wedding anniversary party among friends and family.

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Young Love ___ This slideshow was made using photos from the couples' dating and courtship years up to marriage and the birth of their first child. Featuring a favorite song of the husband's for the soundtrack, the slideshow is cheerful and up-beat and demontrates some playful photo motion.

How they met - Her story ___ This slideshow was inspired by a letter that the bride had written to her grand-daughter, Stacia, to explain how she met her Grandpa.

How they met - His story ___ This slideshow was also inspired by a letter that the groom had written to his grand-daughter, Stacia, to explain how she met her Grandma.

The Wedding Day ___ This slideshow was made using photos from the couple's wedding album. We kept the transition effects minimal so as not to distract focus from the photos themselves. The result was exactly what the client wanted.

Family Days ___ Demontrates how to include some vintage home movies into your DVD.

The Grandchildren ___ Shows the couple growing into a new stage of life as Grandma and Grandpa.

Always ___ Demonstrates the couples committment to stay together always with photos from the later years of life. The music by Patsy Cline was a good choice for the audience with lyrics that were appropriate to the theme.

"Staying Together"

A collection of slideshows that celebrate 60 years of marriage. Most marriages don't endure to see 60 years. So those that do are worth celebrating and honoring.

"Remember When ..."

Recalling all the smiles and tears of the years togetherr. Can you remember when?

"Celebrating Love and Committment"

A collection of slideshows that celebrate 40 years of marriage. It was shown at a surprise wedding anniversary party among friends and family.

"Remembering the Journey"

A vingette of the places and people in our lives. Life is a journey that is best travelled with someone you love, through the sorrow and the joy, together for a lifetime.

Memorial of a Life ___

"Honoring a life well - lived"

Celebrating one's life and achievements.

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This slideshow honors a man who is deeply loved by everyone who knew him.

"A Tribute to someone very special"

Celebrating one's life and achievements.

50 years in your Profession ___

"A Tribute to someone very special"

Celebrating the life of a man who has spent the past 50 years serving others.

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This slideshow demonstrates both serious and silly portions of a slideshow. We don't use pre-built animation, we build our own animation, so we can have your photos move in any way you wish. If you can imagine it, we can make it happen on the screen.

Milestones in your Business or Company ___

"Business Success"

Celebrating the people who make your business thrive and prosper.

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This slideshow demonstrates both serious and silly portions of a slideshow. We don't use pre-built animation, we build our own animation, so we can have your photos move in any way you wish. If you can imagine it, we can make it happen on the screen.

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Royal Oak Media specializes in multimedia DVD slide shows, photo film and slide scanning, photo montage, vhs-to-dvd conversion, videotape-to-dvd transfer, multimedia animation, blu-ray disc, BR disc, BRD, High Definition video, HD DVD, and web design. If you are looking for a professional or wedding slide show or photo montage, or the ultimate family video, then you have come to the right place! We create unique photomontages and slideshows for special occasions such as: wedding, reception, anniversary, graduation, birthday, family vacation and reunion, soldiers stationed overseas, holiday, memorial, funeral, family tribute, and other occassions listed below.

Weddings: Great wedding reception ideas. If you are looking for a contemporary and unique wedding reception slide shows, you've come to the right place. These are sometimes referred to as a wedding reception photomontage, or wedding slideshow, or even a wedding video album on DVD. Many brides looking for reception ideas come to us and realize it would be great to have a photomontage at their wedding ceremony! At RoyalOak Media we can help you with a perfect romantic video album slideshow for your your wedding ceremony or reception. We can make a video of your wedding vows on DVD or your 1st anniversary. We offer an affordable wedding video montage which includes the wedding music of your choice. Some areas where we create wedding video disks are listed here: Montgomery AL, Sandusky OH, Dover DE, St. Petersburg FL, Lakeland FL, Savannah GA, Bloomington IL, Terre Haute IN, Winnetka, Chicago Ill Topeka KS, Dublin OH, Bowling Green KY, Shreveport LA, Columbia MD, Springfield MA, MO St. Joseph MI, Jackson MS, Bunker Hill Village Houston, TX, Scarsdale, N.Y. Jersey City, NJ. We can make an affordable wedding video to be shown at a wedding rehersal, at your wedding ceremony, or wedding reception. Or, after your wedding day is over, after the fact, we can make a romantic DVD keepsake of your special day from your wedding album pictures, combining professional photography, videoography as well as any photos your family and friends have taken at your wedding. We can use actual wedding music or wedding songs that were performed at your nuptual celebration or you can include any romantic love songs you wish to add. We can add a special video clip or slideshow photo montage showing how the two of you met, your courtship or dating years and a touching story of what brought you together.

Anniversary: We can transform photographs of their wedding day into a custom-animated slideshow of their anniversary that will touch the hearts of all who view it. Tell their story in pictures and music -from early childhood to their first date, from their days as young parents to grandparents. So, if you need a creative wedding anniversary gift idea, consider putting wedding annivesary photos to music to show their life in videos and song. Whether you're planning a 1st wedding anniversary, 10th wedding anniversary, 25th wedding anniversary or 50th wedding anniversary or even 60th anniversary we can help you create a romantic photo montage to celebrate the life and marriage of your special couple. Some areas where we create anniversary video disks are: Johnson City TN, McLean VA, Greenwich, CT, Burlington NC, Winter Haven FL, Brigham City UT, Pickerington OH. One of our specialties is creating a 50th wedding anniversary slideshow DVD or 50th wedding anniversary photo slideshow or photo montage or 50th wedding anniversary picture slideshow on DVD.

Vacation slideshows: Do you have photos from multiple years of summer vacations, trips to exotic far-away places, or just good memories of years at the family cottage? Don't let these photos and memories collect dust in an old photo album. Let us put them into a digital slideshow. Some places we would like to work are: Beverly Hills, CA, Lake Forest, IL, Westport, CT, Winnetka, IL, Summit, NJ, Pacific Palisades, CA, Houston TX, Saratoga, CA, Chesapeake VA, Colorado Springs CO, Pensacola FL, Naples FL, North Hempstead, NY Bradenton FL, Davenport IA, Lafayette LA, Poughkeepsie NY,

Graduation slideshows: Need ideas for a graduation party? We can make a DVD Keepsake of your graduate that you can show over and over at your son or daughter's graduation openhouse. Let your guests watch them grow up before their eyes using your precious photos and home videos. We can help you choose songs for slideshows or you can choose your own slideshow music. Some places we create graduation video disks are: Mobile AL, Gainsville FL, Los Altos, CA, Redmond, WA, Bronxville, NY, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA, Ridgefield, CT, Augusta GA, Hunts Point, Wash. Wichita IA, Princeton NJ, Woodside, Calif. Utica NY, Scranton PA, St Cloud MN, Newport News VA, Des Moines IA, Minneapolis MN, Wilmington NC, Hoboken NJ, Kansas City MO.

Birthday: If you are looking for a creative birthday gift ideas consider a video scrapbook on DVD. This is perfect as a birthday party presentation. Let us create a memory slideshow or slide shows set to music and celebrate the life of someone special. One of our favorites is creating "brand new baby" video albums. Whether you are celebrating a child's 1st birthday, your son or daughter's sweet 16 birthday, grandma's 80th birthday, or even her 100th birthday this is a great way to show how much you care. Some locations we will mail birthday video disks are: Binghamton NY, Ridgewood, NJ, Barrington, IL, Springfield OH, Meridian MS, Lowell MA, Rolling Hills, Atherton, Calif. Hampton VA, Basking Ridge, NJ, Alexandria LA, Macon GA, Anderson IL, Kenilworth, Ill. Fort Myers FL.We think a retrospective video album slideshow is a great birthday gift idea because the older one gets the more special it becomes.

Mother's / Father's Day: We can create a video slideshow or photo montage on DVD, CD or BVD disk for your parent. Your dad or husband probably won't ask for a slideshow from his children on Father's Day. But when he watches pictures of himself wrestling on the floor with his kids, sledding in the snow with them, teaching them to fish or ride their bikes, taking family vacations together, building a shed in the backyard, he will be glad you thought of it. We will create mother's day or father's day video disks for: Daytona Beach FL, Potomac, MD, Hinsdale, IL, Plano TX, Millville NJ, Chevy Chase Village, Md. Ashville NC, York PA, Pittsfield MA, Munsey Park, N.Y. Los Altos Hills, Calif. Oyster Bay Cove, N.Y. Jefferson City MO, Omaha NE, Concord NH, Long Island NY, Albany GA.

Valentine's Day: Looking for a gift idea for the love of your life on Valentine's Day? Guys, think of how special you'd make her feel if you did this without her knowing or asking! Start from the moment you met and go through the years highlighting all your most memorable events. Add "your song", have a professional media company put it all together for you, then plan a special candlelight evening and watch it together. We can create a Valentine's Day video montage or anniversary gift for: Piney Point Village, TX Norfolk VA, Roslyn Estates, N.Y. Lloyd Harbor, N.Y. Schenectady NY, Birmingham AL, Little Rock AK, Old Westbury, N.Y. Fayetteville NC, Hillsborough Calif. Hidden Hills, Calif. Greenville SC, Lancaster PA, Muttontown, N.Y. Brookville, NY Spartanburg SC, Florence AL, Cherry Hills Village, Colo. Salt Lake City UT, Sands Point, N.Y. Charleston SC, Morgantown WV. What better way to express your love than a romantic DVD of your life together?

Family Vacations: How many of your vacation pictures are hidden away in shoe boxes, packed away in the back of closets that no one ever sees. We make video scrapbooks to be shared with those you love. We have done video scrap booking of family vacations. We've can even make a musical video scrapbook of your home movies and family video. Some areas where we design family video disks are: Tallahassee FL, Rockford IL, Rocky Mount NC, Sarasota FL, Cumberland MD, Baton Rouge LA, Lincoln NE, Glencoe, Ill. Manchester NH, Yonkers NY, Murfreesboro TN, Grove City OH, Belle Meade, Tenn. Frederick MD. Children grow up too fast. Your photos deserve to be seen. Let us make you a digital video slideshow of your best memories as a family.

Family Reunions: Everyone takes pictures at family reunions, but seldom do we share photos with one another. Wouldn't it be great to put the best photos each person has taken over the years, and put them together in a photo memories DVD that everyone could watch? Then you could invite everyone, all the aunts, uncles , nieces and nephews, grandma, and grandpa and see how you all have matured and grown over the years? We will make family video disks for: London OH, Joplin MO, Portland ME, Wooster OH, Titusville FL, Reynoldsburg OH, Ewing NJ. Let us make for you a retrospect video album that your whole family will treasure for years to come.

Family Tribute of someone special: Want to tell the life story of a family member or ancestor? We will consult with you by phone or email to learn all of the important details of the focus person or persons. This may include favorite music, people, places and events that had an effect on the subject's life. Your focus person may have favorite songs you wish to include or we can use popular songs from different eras in the DVD. We will guide you in music selections along the way. You may want to include video and pictures as well items such as historical documents, newspaper articles, diplomas, report cards, personal letters, and anything else you have. You can also add personalized messages to your DVD by taping yourself or family members with a camcorder and sending the tape along with your other materials. We will make family tribute or family tree video disks for: Saginaw MI, Trenton, NJ, Allentown, PA, Chevey Chase, MD, Trabuco Canyon, CA, Bellevue, WA, Garden City, NY, Bryn Mawr, PA, Saint Louis, MO, Vienna, VA, Wayne PA, Woodinville, WA, Duluth, GA, Burlingame, CA, Los Gatos, CA, Syosset, NY, Naperville, ILDelaware OH, Wilmette, IL, Westfield, NJ, Syracuse NY, Huntington WV, Decatur IL, Owensboro KY. Preserve a family member's true life story and pass on family history to your children and grandchildren. This makes a great gift to give to extended family and friends.

Scrapbooking for DVD: Would you like to make a scrapbook your family could watch on TV? Until now, scrapbooking has mainly been about being creative with your memories on paper but have you ever thought about making a digital scrapbook? One that lets you to combine music, photos, slides, documents, newspaper stories, your own titles, and even old family video footage to create your own show to watch on your TV? Our team professionally scans all your material, creatively edits it together with special effects, then professionally duplicates it for you on DVD to serve areas such as: Trenton, NJ, San Francisco, CA, Knoxville TN, Raleigh NC, Frankfort KY, Bowling Green OH, Lafayette IN, Fairfield, CT, Issaquah, WA, Cleveland OH, St. Louis MO, Springfield IL, Jacksonville FL, Washington DC.

Holidays: We can create a Christmas photo montage DVD or video montage DVD of your many family get-togethers at Christmastime. In fact, we can make multimedia slideshows or a video scrapbook of any family occassion, or religious holiday. We will create holiday video disks for: Huntsville AL, Oscala FL, Hickory NC, Upper Arlington OH, Kansas City, KS, Sioux City IA, Louisville KY, New Brunswick NJ.

Life Story & Biography: Want to share the lessons life has taught you? Let us help you tell the story of your life in your own words and pictures so that generations to come will know who you were, what you did and why you did it. We will create your slideshow in: Charlottesville VA, Washington DC, San Jose, CA, Boca Raton, FL, Findlay OH, Lansing MI, Mercer Island, WA, Princeton, NJ, Warren OH, Rochester NY, Redwood City, CA, Brookville, N.Y., Newport Beach, CA, Highland Park, IL, Massilon OH, Miami FL, Wilkes-Barre PA, South Bend IN. We creatively combine photographs, music, memorabilia and more, creating video memories on a DVD that will be treasured by your family forever. It's a way of handing down your values, wisdom, faith, and love. Share favorite stories, traditions, and experiences.

Soldier stationed overseas: Help your soldier feel included in your family-life while they are away from those they love. Share photos or video of family events, children's birthdays, holidays, or just a typical day at home with the kids with a digital video slideshow. With a DVD slideshow or musical photo montage using photos you take of the special occassions or just the day-to-day events of the past few months, you can share the passing moments of life together, even while you're apart. This is a great reason to make a video scrapbook on DVD. And we offer a discount for the family of military personnel at all times. We work in your location: Charleston WV, Boston MA, Long Branch NY, Charlotte NC, Calabasas, CA, Detroit MI, Livingston, NJ, Sugar Land, TX, Alpharetta, GA.

New Baby: Share a new birth in your family. We can put together a slideshow that incorporates baby photos, new mom and dad, grand-parents, in-laws, etc. Let us help you get the word out about your new addition to your family circle. We work in your location: Fort Wayne IN, Bethesda MD, Bridgeport Stamford, CT, Cincinnati OH, Lima OH, Memphis TN.

Other occassions and that we create musical photo slide shows or retrospect video albums for include: Quinceañera, retirements, Bar Mitzvahs, Bat Mitzvahs, new baby, anniversary, retirement slideshow, military. We will create video slideshow discs for: Elmira NY, Spring, TX, Eden Prairie, Minn., Vineland NJ, Menlo Park, CA, Northbrook, IL, Port Washington, NY, Dallas, TX, Mill Valley CA, Brentwood, TN, Deerfield, IL, Coppell TX, Lake Zurich, IL, Paterson NJ, White Plains NY, Huntsville AL, Westerville OH, Long Branch NJ, Hamilton OH, Arlington VA, Denver CO, Fargo ND.

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About our company: Royal Oak Media is based in Logan, OH -- just outside of Columbus, OH. We serve clients throughout the United States, as well as the Lancaster, Nelsonville, Athens, and Columbus Ohio Area. We have created video albums, slideshows and montages locally and nationally. Some of the areas where we will work are listed here: 50th Wedding anniversary slide show Dublin, OH, Granville, OH, Flint MI, New Albany, OH, Cincinnati OH, Indianapolis IN, San Jose, CA, Lafayette, CA, Buffalo NY, Bethesda, Maryland, Philadelphia PA Wedding slide show Galena, OH, Chicago IL, Worthington, Ohio, Boston, MA, Worthington, OH, Parkersburg WV, Milwaukee WI, Baltimore MD Wedding photo montage Pickerington, Ohio, Alexandria VA, Village of Indian Hill, OH, Baltimore, Maryland, Roanoke VA, Toledo OH, Palo Alto, California, Naples, FL, Cedar Rapids IA Wedding reception Mansfield OH , Hunting Valley, Ohio, Winchester, MA, Malvern, PA, Randolph, NJ, Libertyville, IL, Midland, TX, German Village, OH, Battle Creek MI, Springboro, OH, Richmond VA, Dayton OH, McLean, Virginia, Springfield MO Birthday slideshow Muncie IN, Westerville, Ohio, New York NY, Akron OH, Hartford, CT, Redondo Beach CA, Menlo Park California, Powell, Ohio, Philadelphia, PA, Canton OH Graduation Openhouse video album Columbia, SC, Oxnard, CA, Bexley, OH, Lewis Center, Ohio, Santa Cruz, CA, Napa, CA, New Haven, CT, Zanesville, OH Family Tribute video slideshow Providence RI, Upper Arlington, OH, Worcestor MA, Altoona PA, Orlando FL, Bloomington IN, Waterbury CT, Winston-Salem NC, Chattanooga TN, Wilmington DE Retirement photo slideshow Reading PA, Kirtland Hills, Ohio, Peoria IL, Lexington, Massachusetts, Brentwood, Tennessee, Ann Arbor MI Engagement announcement video slideshow Hagerstown MD, Boulder, CO, Lexington KY, Foster City, California, Nashville Tenn. Life Story slideshow Erie PA, Atlanta GA, Wetherington, OH, Rancho Palos Verdes, California, Atlantic City, NJ New Baby video montage Evansville IN, Morristown, NJ, Wheeling WV, Laguna Niguel, California, New Castle PA, Madison WI Mother's Day slideshow Greensboro, NC, Johnstown, PA, Grand Rapids, MI, Hoboken, New Jersey, Hartford CT DVD photo montage Virginia Beach VA, Kokomo IN, Kalamazoo MI, Albany NY, Elkhart IN, Annapolis MD, Sharon PA, Tulsa OK, Tampa FL DVD photo slide shows Bridgeport Conn., Durham NC, Morgantown WV, State College PA DVD video montage Pittsburgh PA, Youngstown OH, Ft. Lauderdale FL, Harrisburg PA, Newark NJ. As you can see from this partial list, it doesn't matter how near or far you live from our geographic location. We keep in close contact with you throughout the time we are making your video album or slideshow by means of email, telephone and traditional mail. So, distance is not a problem.

Likewise, we do not discriminate on the basis of color, sex, age, race or religion. For example, we create slideshows for people of various faiths such as: Amish Mennonite Church, Baptists, Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Russian Orthodox, Pentecostal, Assemblies of God, United Brethren, Anglican, Apostolic, Christian, Missionary Alliance, Anglican, African Methodist, United Evangelical, Congregationalist, Anabaptist, Charismatic, Messianic Jewish, Free Evangelical, Holiness, Presbyterian, Methodist, Episcopal, Lutheran, Protestant Reformed, Calvinist, Seventh-day Adventist, Mormon, Church of Latter Day Saints, LDS, Jehovah Witness, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, Jewish, Judaism.

Much of our creative work revolves around marriage and family. As such, we support ministries whose goal is celebrating and honoring marriage, including Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend, Engaged Encounter, Retrouvaille, Marriage Retreat, Marriage Enrichment, Marriage Works, Focus on the Family, Smart Marriages, Marriage Retorno, Defending Holy Matrimony, Family Dynamics Institute, Marriage Builders, Marriage Boot Camp, Marriage Alive, Family Life Today, Growthtrac, Marriage Partnership, Marriage Romance, Jewish Marriage Encounter.

We service the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington D.C., West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.