Ever wanted to have a nifty flash gallery for all your photos? This extension will resize your photos with Fireworks, create thumbnails and put them in an amazing Flash Album. The album is generated from Dreamweaver within a few clicks! All your photos will be displayed online instantly in a cool Flash Photo Viewer. The album is fully customizable to your site design.
the great features from version 1 of the extension, like the DW
integration and the rich set of gallery options stay the same.
We have build in our own Flash Gallery Viewer and no longer use the third party components.
This allows us to provide you with a new rich set of options without requiring any additional products! Everything is now integrated in one extension.
The new Flash Gallery Viewer from DMXzone includes the following new features:
Gallery images are loaded on demandThis is a huge
difference between the old and the new version as the old version
always loaded the full gallery even if the user just viewed a few
photos. Now everything is loaded on demand with a nice progress.
with popup effect, rounded corners and shadowsNow your thumbnails look
even cooler with sweet rouded corners, alpha shadows and slick popup
Gallery images and thumbnails are better alignedIt
is much easier now to align your images and thumbnails by just
specifying how much space the main image takes from the viewer – the
rest is calculated automatically.
Gallery and image titles
are now displayed much betterThe gallery title is now always on the top
side of your main image in the viewer and the image title is always
Rich set of image transitionsNow you can choose
from 12 different image effects for the transitions between the photos.
You can also choose to use them all by selecting the random option.
More options for the thumbnails viewYou can customize the thumbnails even further with more colors to suit your design.
Smart thumbnails stripThe thumbnails layout has been improved so they fit the available space.
error checking and reportingNow when something is wrong with your xml
or if images are missing on your server you get much better and more
user friendly error messages.
Easy conversion from the
previous versionWe provide a new command in DW so that you can easily
convert your old galleries to the new version. Just run the “Convert Flash Album 1 to 2” command and you are ready!
Property Inspector for DreamweaverThe property inspector in Dreamweaver
now offers a richer set of options so that you can customize you
gallery after it is generated so it fits your site perfectly.
Fast loadingThe componenet is only 40k and has an intelligent image pre-loader
navigationClear thumbnails and multiple navigation options and keyboard
commands (left and right arrows to switch between the images) provide
an optimal user experience.
Customizable interface Set text color, frame color and width, navigation position.
Cross platform (requires Flash 7 or higher).Runs on all browsers
Do you like the Flash Album Generator 2 and want to go even further by offering full online editable flash galleries? Check the Dynamic Flash Gallery for ASP, PHP and ASP.NET
Flash Album Generator 2 teams up with Dynamic Flash Gallery: Part 2, Creating a Dynamic Flash Album
In part 2, Joyce Evans and Tutorials2Go.com show you how your clients can manage their online gallery without using Dreamweaver or a Photo Editor, all you need is Flash Album Generator 2 and Dynamic Flash Gallery (PHP or ASP). This movie contains a voice over so make sure to turn on your speakers.
George Petrov is a renowned software writer and developer whose extensive skills brought numerous extensions, articles and knowledge to the DMXzone- the online community for professional Adobe Dreamweaver users. His expertise in countless languages and technologies gives inspiration and teach valuable lessons on his website – DMXzone.com which is most popular for its over high-quality Dreamweaver extensions and templates.
A great software. Never once regret purchasing the program during 2006 chirstmas offer. =) It had save me alot of time and yet I am able to generate a sleek and smooth photo website. Maybe I should post as a user demo? hehe