To make a section’s background an image slideshow, access the Section’s options > Style Tab > Background settings and click on the Slideshow icon eg: https://d.pr/i/MbrcGo .
Doing this will enable the Background slideshow options section eg: https://d.pr/i/MbrcGo .
Add as many images you want (but not too many because it will surely slow down the page).
You can enable autoplay and control the transitions effect and speed.
You can add navigation by adding a Toggle Boxes widget in this section. Simply adding the element anywhere in this section, it will connect with the parent section, but it’s important you manually create the Toggle boxes items eg: https://d.pr/i/XE1s2G . So if the slideshow has 3 images, make sure Toggle Boxes has 3 items as well.
In Valencia demo, Toggle Boxes element is used with Staks skin, which displays outlined boxes with text inside, triggering the slideshow by hovering over them: