View Full Version : Javascript Gallery - Help please

04-19-2010, 02:46 PM

I am new to JS so please go easy on me. I am trying to implement a similar gallery system to this one (http://www.timsimmons.co.uk/snowbank.php) into a website I am designing for a friend who is about to graduate in her fine art degree. This website is actually a friends dad's, which he got made for him, and is therefore unfortunately unable to give me any tips. I have managed to implement the actual image browsing element into the page, the problem i am having is linking a caption to an image. Is it possibly something to do with the CSS and anchoring text to an image? I would like to pursue this method particularly as I like the minimal aesthetics, I'm not a fan of scripts such as light box etc which create a separate viewing window or take you away from the page. Its also been annoying me for a couple of days now and i'd like to crack it! Any tips please!


04-19-2010, 04:23 PM
The best advice I can give you is post your question in the Javascript and provide a link to your website or provide the code you are using.

Actually I take that back, the BEST advice I can give is to browse through the numerous jQuery gallery/slideshow plugins and find one that suits you. I spent 5 minutes looking and found an inline lightbox alternative:


I've not used that plugin so I'm not recommending it, but it looks promising.

04-20-2010, 10:46 AM
Have a look at the Galleriffic Jquery plugin:
Galleriffic (http://www.twospy.com/galleriffic/#7)

I used this recently - the layout can be easily modified to suit what you want it to do...very quick to get going as well.

EZ Archive Ads Plugin for vBulletin Copyright 2006 Computer Help Forum