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F.A.Q.

Adding Photo Albums and Photos

A Photo Album is a collection of Photos about a particular topic or theme.  It is therefore necessary to first create a new Album,  then upload your photos to the Album.

Do not
upload the photos themselves directly from the Albums module - use the Photos: Add option for this.  With this module, it is not necessary to acccurately size the photos beforehand as the web server will automatically create a thumbnail of your photo, as well as generate a suitable enlarged image. (See notes below for restrictions)

CREATE A NEW PHOTO ALBUM


UPLOADING PHOTOS TO THE ALBUM


NOTES

  1. This module only works with jpg / jpeg image files.

  2. For practical reasons, resize your original photos so that your original is smaller the 1Mb in filesize.  This will help prevent server errors, and also cut down the time taken to upload photos.  You can use a program like Pix Resizer to batch reduce all photos in a folder. (free download here).
     
  3. Naming your files:


Date Added: 2008-06-20
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