Photo Albums

  • overview

    The Photo Albums module is very similar to the Playlists module.

    The Playlists module allows users to browse a site that has songs on it and create their own playlists of songs that they like. Other users can then listen to that list.

    The User Photo Albums module is the same thing, but for images. Provided the
  • How it works

    When the
    Users who have access to the User Photo Album module will see a camera icon when hovering above the gallery images. Clicking on it brings up the dialog to either add that image to an existing Photo Album of theirs or create a new Photo Album to add it to.
  • screenshot of the Photo Album button having been clicked on an image in a gallery
  • Once the photo has been added to the album, you can view the album of all the photos added to that album on the current users home profile.
  • screenshot of the contents of the Photo Album collection shown on the collectors home profile.
  • How is this different from the Image Galleries module?

    There is another module with a similar name:
    How are these two modules different?

    A: Well, the "Image Galleries" module is associated with the Profile where as this module "User Photo Albums" is associated with the User, and that's an important distinction.

    The
    So where the 'Image Gallery' module allows you to upload your images to your profile, the
    The
  • The creation of this module was sponsored by PaintMyPhoto and is in use on their site now. Go check it out. :)

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