Dave Cohen -
Alleycat Software

Web Development

Gail R. Fraser offers the user views of two galleries, available via pulldown menus. Galleries include: Timeless Designs and Simple Accents. Customized jQuery gallery software presents random thumbnail subsets on all pages, plus full-featured galleries with thumbnails and large size images. Scrollbar customization allows use of scrollbar or arrows to scroll left/right to view samples on the home page.
Feature-Rich Home Page
  • Scrollbar customization allows use of scrollbar or arrows to scroll left/right to view samples on the home page.
Technical Details
  • PHP/mySQL used on the server.
  • jQuery for browser-independent user interaction.
  • Cascading style sheets for consistent formatting.
  • Hand-coded pages for performance and maintenance.
  • All graphic images optimized for performance.
  • No non-standard technologies, such as Flash.
Galleries
  • Galleriffica tool presents prints and items in smooth scrolling galleries, with image fade-in/out.
  • Several unique customizations to Galleriffica tool makes presentation unique.
  • Easy navigation through galleries using thumbnails and next/previous buttons.
  • Non-gallery pages also include selection of random thumbnails.
  • Data is maintained in file for easy maintenance, and gallery code is built on the fly from the data.
  • Imagemagick scripts perform batch resizing and cropping of gallery images.
  • Random gallery images presented on text pages.