Photo / Video Galleries
A photo gallery in carousel format that you can set so that the photos scroll through automatically and you can have it fixed width or make it full width across the entire screen.
*Recommend to all clients to only include on home page (reduce loading time of other pages)
*Set-up in Posts, tick ‘Slider’ category and add in feature image.
http://www.rinpra.com.au/ – full width slider
http://www.keithsandandmetal.com.au/ – smaller slider part of a custom design
http://www.banquetangus.com.au/ – full width with logo sitting over top
*** Please note if installing this to a live WordPress website deactivate any plugins that are to do with optimising the site ie Eww Optimiser, Comet Cache (formally Zen Cache), WP Cache etc or site will crash***
Plugin: NextGEN Gallery by Photocrati
NextGEN Plus by Photocrati (we purchased this as addional gallery options)
These plugins have a lot of different layouts etc available. Also easy to manage one gallery or create albums.
NextGen Basic Thumbnails (displays in lightbox, ordered layout, with our without caption)
Next Gen Pro Thumbnail Grid (displays in a grid layout with NOT uniform thumbnail size with light box click through)
OR with uniform thumbnail size:
Masonry: (displays in a grid that responds to image size)
Light box – with no option to click through to next image
Album Pro – displays multiple albums which then open up to different galleries ie: http://kensiclub.org.au/gallery/
This allows you to upload bulk videos or sort a heap of YouTube video links into a gallery with captions and info etc.