Very nice (I have done something very similar many times for a short segment then I can set the ones I want as needed). As soon as I saw "Trying to sync slides with music is a fiddly affair, particularly since we’re easily distracted by our pretty pictures and fancy transitions. "
I knew it was your article ... and yes, we get mesmerized watching our wonderful pictures go by and forget to work on the timing
You can't have too many gadgets or too much disk space !!
mikey (PSP6, Photoshop CS6, Vegas Pro 14, Acid 7, BluffTitler, Nikon D300s, D810)
Lots of PIC and Arduino microprocessor stuff too !!