Windows Movie Maker is a program that allows you to edit video recordings. From a home recording you can add images, sound, special effects, mix with other videos, and edit it to improve it and achieve fun results, which can be shared with others using this tool.
You can add various special effects such as varying speed, can achieve a slow-motion effect or otherwise accelerate it, you can also apply a drawing effect to make it look like a pencil, change the colors to look like an old recording and much more.
It has a very practical interface that supports drag & drop to drag the different elements. The result can be recorded in superior quality DVD format. Then with another recording program you can create the DVD with the videos edited with this tool.
It is also possible to make a video from photos and achieve a slide show.
Windows Media Player 2012 is the latest version of this Microsoft software that is available for Windows 10, 8.1, 8 and 7. It is included in the Windows Essentials 2012 program suite.