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Gallery 3 Project Modules and Themes
You can find more about valuation criteria and decision process here.
As long time user of G3 there is a history and baggage one have to carry with him. In my case the theme – GreyDragon – needed to be ported to Piwigo along with few modules/plugins. You can find information about them below.
This is a custom theme built from ground up, adding many extra options. Theme supports color packs and is based on Default theme for thumb styles. I have decided to not incorporate thumb packs into the theme and rely on plugin approach – see gdThumb plugin for more details.
- Tested/designed for 1280×1024 screen resolution.
- For advanced features theme requires Additional Pages and Extended Description Plugins
- 20+ options to customize the theme provided via theme’s Admin page.
- Color Packs support. Included: slateblue, blackhawk and whitehawk
- Download and unpack package into Piwigo’s themes folder or obtain it using “Add a new theme”.
- Login as Admin into your Piwigo instance and navigate to Configuration\Themes to activate the theme and make it default
- It is advised to visit Admin section of the theme and review provided options at Admin\Appearance\Theme Options
Where to ask for support, report bugs and make feature requests?
Please post any requests here – forum.
If you like the theme or any other work done for Piwigo and would like to give back, here are some ways you can support future development:
- Say few nice words on the forum, rank the theme,
- But more importantly – continue using it as I believe that user satisfaction is the best reward.
- If you feel my long evenings provided you with good or plugin, buy me a cup of coffee or two by contributing to my Coffee fund.
- Or if you are looking for some help, I do offer custom development for Piwigo, WordPress and anything else related to PHP, .Net C#
- Spread the word about my plug-in by writing about it on your blog, tweeting, digging, stumbling, etc.
- Use it, aknowledge my contribution by displaying copyright info
Donations (Thank you!)
You can donate to my coffee fund here.
Or you could send me an Amazon gift card (and I can buy a surprise for my wife encouraging her to allow continuing my involvement with the project). You will need my contact email address.
Full list of themes and modules for Piwigo
Long standing GD Theme user. The GD Theme is very user friendly. I was able to create a fantastic gallery for my website using some of the many, many, options GD Theme offers. Thanks for the hard work and dedication to your theme and for allowing us the opportunity to use it. Gene
Gene S. Salisbury, President
I've used your Greydragon theme ever since I switched to using Gallery3. It looks very slick; it does everything that I want; it is easy to customise the appearance with its many options; image preloading makes it faster than other themes; the author continually develops it in response to feature requests; and he actively supports it. A very satisfied user and donor.
First I’m new to G3. I was wanting to append my forum with a gallery and after doing a lot of looking and testing I settled on G3.
I tried all the themes I could find on the page at the mothership (Gallery homepage). I settled on graydragon. It’s so close to my forum’s default page it’s spooky.
It’s clean and neat, and so simple to use. Keep up the great work.
I just wish I could find a theme based on anime. Wishful thinking on my part…
I’m a huge fan of this theme. I’ve got more than 90,000 pictures in my gallery3 running on a Ubuntu 11.10 desktop. It’s only for family photos. The GD theme is by far the most polished theme, easy to use and it’s still being developed! The theme options made me feel like a kid in a candy shop. Thanks for a great theme and keep up the good work!