The latest version of the gallery and slideshow extension for Joomla was just released with new power features and fixes.
The noteworthy new features:
The new layout - Masonry - lets you display images in the gallery with the fixed width and fluid height in a modern way. The setting allows to alter the description and other features you are familar with from other layouts. You can set the dimensions, grid spacing and much more.
The Masonry is the 10th layout available in DJ-MediaTools and another one for the gallery layout next to slideshow layouts.
The new feature added to DJ-MediaTools lets you allow certain group of users to submit and manage albums from frontend. Handy feature if you are planning to allow one of your team of managers or administrators to manage the albums/galleries from frontend. It comes with the permissions settings. The users with such permissions can create and edit the current albums without need to access administrator part of Joomla. The new "Edit" button opens the view with option to edit the albums when user is registered.
The logged in user can change the ordering of the images, change the title, description, add or remove images from the album.
The content source plugin lets you pull images from the Joomla articles. It is one of 12 integrations you can find in DJ-MediaTools.
The update of the articles integration includes:
You can download the latest version in downloads section or update the extension using update manager or Joomla updater.
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