Please click here for "Holland - Nature in the Delta - The book on the canvas" (file size 1.2 MB)


Interesting websites


Calendar of International Salons with FIAP Patronage


Newsletters, magazine, etc.

Staffordshire AV Group

a wonderful source of information


The magazine for the Royal Photographic Society Audio Visual Group


Magazine of the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain

AV Links

AV Links is an occasional email Newsletter to keep you up to date in between Magazine Issues.
Sign up here.

Film & Video Maker

Magazine of the IAC. Lots of articles of relevance to AVers plus an AV page.


AV Software

Pictures to Exe  -
Please see the new licensing and upgrades document from Pics-to-Exe

ProShow 6 -

Wings -

M.Objects -

GlobFX -


Free online facility

KIZOA - is a fun and easy web platform which allows you to create wonderful audio visuals, make collage and edit photos in just a few seconds! 




Amazon's mp3 download site Download/b/ref=sa_menu_dm1?ie=UTF8&node=77197031


Apple's music download site


Copyright Free Music


Copyright-Free Music Library

Warner/Chappel Production Music

One stop shop for 73 music libraries, including the former Carlin, searchable by library, category, mood or use

Royalty Free Tunes

Royalty free music


Rickvanman's music for your YouTube videos

Sound Effect Libraries

Comprehensive set of links to various sources of Sound Effects


Downloadable Sound Effects

Sound Effects

Downloadable sound effects - some free


Downloadable sound effects


Barry Beckham's Tutorials (on DVD discs):
AV Website
Lin Evans's Learn to Make Slideshows:
Pictures to Exe Help
Tutorials on Ronnie West Digital
Tutorials on PicturesToExe's Forum
AV by iPhone
Capturing life with style
How to produce an AV 
by Ron Davies
Digital Audio Visual Basics by Keith Scott
Christine Widdall PTE Video Tutorials - Three video tutorials for beginners demonstrating how to get started with PTE, setting the options, plus a basic guide to Objects and Animations, panning and zooming
Symbolism in AV by Ron Davies

Peter Coles' YouTube Channel
134 of Peter's classic AVs are available to view on YouTube.
AV Fusion
Not sure what "AV Fusion" is? It's a combination of still images and video. You can see some examples here, and also download a pdf help file which gives hints for creating a Fusion Audio Visual.
AV Website with downloadable AVs
Ian Bateman
AV Website with links to lots of other interesting sites
Recording Licences
Essential information for making your sound tracks


Help files

PTE Forum
Discussion board for Pictures to Exe users


Pro Show -

Wings -



FREE download of PixBuilder Studio 2.2, a basic Photo Editor:
AV Downloads, demos, utilities, tutorials, guidelines and information - Official WnSoft Forum (English) -
Beckham Digital (English) -
Fast Stone Image Viewer is an image viewer and editor that deserves to be singled out - not only because it is free, but also because it offers a strong combination of speed, usability and versatility


Audio Editors and Recorders

Adobe Audition -
Audacity -
Wavepad -



For help with AVs, Pictures to Exe software:


User Guides

User Guide for PTE v8 -
Adobe Audition Users' Guide - The difinitive 376 page guide to Audition (formerly Cool Edit). Click here to download the pdf from the EMAVG site
Audacity Users' Guide by Peter Appleton. Download from the Staffs AV Group website


Distinctions applications

PSSA Honours

Royal Photographic Society

FIAP Distinctions

Applications for FIAP distinctions must go via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., who is the FIAP liaison in South Africa.


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