Last updated March 4, 2009. Created on February 25, 2009.
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Inspired by "Show off your Drupal photo gallery!" at http://groups.drupal.org/node/7018
we try here to set up a gallery-site like http://david.koenigsmann.de
- where all images are separated in nodes (one CCK-ImageField per node), sorted/make navigatable with taxonomies and displayed as views-lists.

Then, to archive the nice thumbnail and fading effects, we use imagecache and customize the view-template to work together with JQuery/Galleria-Plugin.

Required modules

  • Views
  • CCK
  • ImageField
  • Taxonomy
  • Imagecache
  • Pathauto
  • JQueryUpdate

Content Type

  • New Content Type
    • Name: Gallery-Entry
    • Type: gal_entry
    • Empty "Body field label" to omit body field
    • Submit
    • Add field
      • Name: image
      • Field type: Image
  • View

    New View

    • Name: gallery
    • Page
      • Provide Page View: selected
      • URL: gallery
      • View Type: List View
      • Use Pager: selected
      • Nodes per Page: 13 (i.e.)
    • Fields
      • Add Field: Image:image(field_image)
    • Arguments
      • Add Argument: Taxonomy: Term Name, Default: Display All Values
    • Save
  • Imagecache

    Imagecache-Settings->New Preset

    • Note: These settings are not from my example, yours can vary..
    • Preset namespace: img_normal
    • scale
      • Width: 680
      • Scale to fit: Inside dimensions
    • crop
      • Height: 400
      • X offset: 0
      • Y offset: 0

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