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Have you ever seen a photo where it seems like the person in the photo is about to say something or is saying something? Yes, such photos are everywhere, right? Wherever we want to show communication, we use stock photos that depict people talking with each other. Now, what if you were able to literally make a photo talk? Literally, talk? How about having that old photo of granny come to life with her voice, complete with moving lips? Oh yeah! Wouldn’t that be fun! Gear up and keep reading to know how to do just that in seconds by creating talking photos yourself with this talking photo AI tool!

talking photo graphic

Part 1: About Talking Photos

What’s this I hear about talking photos? Photos that talk? Yes, please! Talking photos are just one of the several benefits of artificial intelligence that has enabled a whole new kind of paradigm when it comes to how humans engage in and with objects in life. The power of generative artificial intelligence enables us to convert our photographs into almost-living entities! You need to see it to believe it! And you can get your own pictures talking by creating your own talking photo AI tools such as Wondershare Virbo, discussed in the later sections of the article!

1.1: What Can Talking Photos Do?

There are two main areas where talking photos can be immensely beneficial.

Personal Uses

Talking photos can be used on an interpersonal level to create nearly living photos out of…photos. Say you have a photo of your ward holding a trophy on their day of glory. How amazing would it be if we were able to add a dialogue to that photo in their own voice that makes it that moment that much better!

Educational Uses

Imparting learning to children could greatly benefit from AI technology, especially the idea of talking photos. Imagine Albert Einstein teaching the principles of physics, or Mozart and Beethoven teaching music. Now, wouldn’t that be fun! Imagine just how deep the learning could get in the young minds this way!

Part 2: Introducing The Best Talking Photos AI Tool


wondershare virbo

Let us now introduce you to the best talking photos tool ever – Wondershare Virbo. Why is Wondershare Virbo the best talking photos tool? Because Wondershare Virbo has positioned itself as the complete video production tool for everyone. Anyone can get started with Virbo easily, with practically no learning curve, thanks to its intuitive user interface.

Top Features

– Generate high-quality videos using AI.

– Over 300 avatars and voices to choose from.

– Record your own audio, choose a voiceover, or upload a recording.

– Translate videos and subtitles in over 40 languages.

– Add subtitles to videos.

– Create scripts using AI.

– Create talking photos for fun.

– Much more!

Part 3: Create Talking Photos Using Wondershare Virbo

wondershare virbo talking photo tool

Wondershare Virbo is the best tool you can find to create talking photos. It creates the most real talking photos complete with lip movement to match, adding unprecedented realism to photos that come to life with audio and video. You have to see it to believe it! Get your own pictures talking by creating a talking photo with Wondershare Virbo using the steps below and see for yourself!

Step 1: Download Wondershare Virbo to your computer and click Talking Photo to start a new project.

create talking photo with wondershare virbo

add image in virbo


Add your own image using the Add Image button (plus symbol) or select from the given options and click Create Video.

Step 2: Click Audio Upload and either record your audio or upload your audio as video script or type/ paste a video script in the Text Script pane.

add audio to image in virbo

Virbo allows you to customize the output easily. Users can change the speed of speech, adjust volume and pitch or choose another language right here. Fun extras such as adding subtitles or changing background or background music can be done, too!

Step 3: Now, click the Preview button to watch your photo come to life as a talking photo. Click Export to save the photo in My Creations.

export talking photo to my creations

You can view your talking photos in My Creations and download to your computer by clicking the Download Video button.

download talking photo in virbo

Bonus: Create Talking Photos Using Wondershare Virbo Online

Here is how you can use the online version of Wondershare Virbo to create talking photos.

click try talking photo now button

Step 1: Visit the Wondershare Virbo online tool, click Talking Photo.

choose template or add your own

Step 2: Choose a template or upload an image yourself.

add text

Step 3: Type the text that you want the image to speak. You can create using the AI Script button, too. Or translate using AI Translate button.

Step 4: Let default voiceover be or click it to select from the options. You can adjust and change other settings such as pitch, volume and speed, too. Tick Subtitle if you want the text to appear as subtitles. Want some background music? You can add that, too.

Step 5: Click Create Video. Video will be created and exported to My Creations, and you will be taken to the area.

my creations


Now, you can click the Download button below the thumbnail to save the video to your device or click the thumbnail to play it and download it using the Download Video button.

download talking photo

Part 4: Enhance Your Talking Photos

Just a talking photo itself is simply amazing, but how cool would it be to have more control over what we can do with talking photos? With Wondershare Virbo, you can not only create talking photos but enhance them with so much more!

Background Music

add background music

Why have a talking photo speak text like a robot when you could go one step ahead and add some background score, too! Utilize the Background Music option in Wondershare Virbo to add some background music to your talking photo! Do note that if you want to upload your own background music, you need to use the desktop version of Wondershare Virbo.

Add Subtitles

add subtitles

Maybe your audience does not speak your native language. How about you add subtitles to the talking photo? Oh yes, all it takes is clicking one button. Just check Subtitles and voila!

Closing Words

Talking photos are a fun way to express yourself or just have a good time with friends and family. And it does not take a crash course in digital photo manipulation to learn how to do it! All you need to do is get your hands on this amazing talking photos AI tool called Wondershare Virbo and you can get started with creating your own talking photos in seconds! You can create talking photos from the hundreds of templates or add your own photos for extreme personalization, all in one single app. What’s more, there is the online version that you can use for the same. Get Wondershare Virbo now and create talking photos in seconds!

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