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I really like Pictures2exe. I have made a lot of slide shows with it: http://www.wnsoft.com/picturestoexe/ Very inexpensive.
You have 3 basic methods... Create a movie using a video editor like iMovie or Windows Movie Maker. This is quite simple to do and yields a very portable file at the expense of having the biggest size. You'll also be limited to a set of specific output resolutions but will give you the best control over timing. Create a slideshow using PowerPoint or a ...
Light room has a basic package, select the number of photographs and the track and it will adjust the time each image is displayed for to suit the track length. Not sure if it can do multiple tracks or not.
On the cheap end, you could probably get by with something as simple as PowerPoint. On the more expensive side, a video editing package is going to do the best job. You could take your pick of just about any video editing package available. Even Windows Movie Maker would probably get the job done.
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