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Flash Gallery is a free flash gallery application with Flickr photostream & auto-thumbnail creation support.

The application scans the related folder, creates the thumbnails & uses filenames for titles.

Flickr Flash Gallery

Flash Gallery requires PHP to run but this is not needed if you’re streaming Flickr images.

The application has a customizable design, full-screen support & it is fully resizeable.

Gregarius is an open source web based feed reader. It is similar to Google Reader but you can install in on your servers.

It has a very simple & functional interface with a password protected administration area.

Open Source Feed Reader

This feed reader has Ajaxed item tagging & full-text search features. It is committed to web standards: renders XHTML/CSS, supports OPML.

The application is built with PHP & uses MySQL or SQLite for storing the data.

With a getting active community, Gregarius has multiple themes & plugins.

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  • Imago is an Ajax image gallery built with MooTools.

    This gallery has connectors for Flickr, SmugMug & SimpleViewer to call images from them or use their XML files.

    Imago is fully customizable with CSS & very easy to use.

    A detailed "how to use" information guides you on setting up your Ajax image gallery. has a new free Flash image gallery named 3D Grid Photo Gallery.

    Photos are presented with a beautiful 3D effect, you can switch between the thumbnails easily & see the original images by clicking on them.

    Flash 3D Grid Image Gallery

    Image information including the file names and explanation (shown with the original image) are configured within a XML file.

    This Flash gallery is built with Papervision3D & download package includes the FLA file too.

    NETTUTS presents a very nice tutorial on "Creating A MooTools Photo Gallery".

    All the steps of creating this MooTools gallery is very well described and the source code is ready to download for instant use.

    MooTools Photo Gallery

    The gallery has a functional interface which enables you to browse between thumbnails and the original-size images easily.

    P.S. It is not dynamic & all the thumbnails are loaded when the gallery loads. For this reason it may be suitable for galleries with <30-40 images.

    Spacegallery is a very simple but nice image gallery built with jQuery.

    It is a static gallery where images are hardcoded in the HTML and presented with a beautiful grow – fade out effect.

    jQuery Image Gallery

    How to use?

    After inserting the JS & CSS files into your webpages, create a div element with images inside like:

    <div id="myGallery" class="spacegallery">
        <img src="images/bw3.jpg" alt="BW" />
        <img src="images/lights3.jpg" alt="Lights" />

    And call the gallery:

    $('#myGallery').spacegallery({loadingClass: 'loading'});

    You can also configure the perspective, border & animation duration.

    FotoViewr is a web-based image gallery application which enables you to create 3D image galleries for your Flickr account.

    You can choose to present your images from 6 different 3D gallery types.

    Flickr Image Gallery

    Galleries can be created instantly by simply providing your Fickr username (no password required) and the applications lets you select which gallery to display.

    After the Fickr gallery selection, FotoViewr provides you the embed code you need to insert into your webpage to display the gallery & that’s it.


    FotoViewr also has a Facebook application to use with Facebook galleries.

    AutoViewer is a lightweight (11kb) & free Flash image viewer that displays the images horizontally.

    It also works as a slide viewer with the play-pause-previous-next buttons and can be navigated both with mouse & keyboard.

    Flash Image Viewer

    AutoViewer preloads the images, so this application is more suitable for galleries with 30 images or less (pro version is optimized for more images).

    This Flash image viewer‘s interface rescales to fit any aspect ratio images and monitors. And, galleries can be created via Picasa, Adobe Lightroom, a PHP script or manually.

    Slideshow 2 is an open source Mootools slideshow class for streaming and animating the presentation of images.

    Mootools Slideshow Script

    This Mootools slideshow offers impressive features with a great usability like calling it with 1 line of code:

    new Slideshow('show', ['1.jpg', '2.jpg', '3.jpg'], { controller: true, hu: 'images/' });

    When you mouse-over the images a slide-controller appears which lets you control the images. And, there are various transition effects that can be configured.

    Features of Slideshow 2:

    • Dynamic resizing – Slideshow can accommodate any size presentation.
    • Thumbnails – intelligent, auto-scrolling, tracking, etc.
    • Full-featured controller – completely style-able with CSS.
    • Animated captions – plain text or formatted with HTML.
    • Fully accessible – Slideshow can be controlled with access keys.
    • Automagic slideshows – create slideshows from existing HTML images.
    • Varied hyperlinking options – allows for mashups with Lightbox, Slimbox, etc.
    • CSS slide transitions – designed in stylesheets, not javascript, allow for an infinite combination of effects (plus support for all Robert Penner transitions).
    • Unobtrusive and degradable – Slideshow even functions with Javascript turned off!

    Several different implementations can be found at Slideshow 2 website.

    BarackSlideshow is a Mootools slideshow script with a simple & nice interface (which is very similar to the one in Barack Obama’s website & this is where the name comes from).

    Mootools Slideshow

    The script presents the images with a fade-in, fade-out effect.

    To ensure all images are loaded before the user makes any interaction, the MooTools Assets component is used.

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