Been making animations since at least early 2006!
Want to Make Videos Similar to My Father's Videos?
Use PowerDirector 14 Ultimate Suite to make them, but for timelapses, use Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. He uses Lightroom 3.
By the way, go to PowerDirector University for tutorials of that program.
LOOK OVER HERE, FLASH/ANIMATE ANIMATORS!
If you don't know how to do a certain thing, then watch these tutorials:
Lip Sync: http://bit.ly/299vNJ2