Photonic Version 1.25

I managed to track down the oddest bug I have seen in code in a long time when I worked to release version 1.25 of Photonic. After the last release quite a few users noticed that the module had stopped working. This was particularly surprising to me because I could see working perfectly […]

Photonic Version 1.24

I released version 1.24 of Photonic a while back. This version has the following changes: Date filtering support for This is thanks to code contributed by Bart Kuipers. You can add “Date from” and “Date to” fields for your photos. I also removed the JQuery Dimensions script from the plugin – this was […]

Photonic Version 1.23

After a long time I managed to do something on Photonic. This is for the users of Photonic now supports tag and term based search of images. In addition, the following new capabilities have been added for Support for category exclusion by use of the exclude parameter Inclusion of some more “sort by” […]

Photonic Version 1.22

I have released version 1.22 of Photonic with the following changes: There was a problem with the authentication behaviour. If you weren’t connected to the internet and authentication options were switched on, your site would return fatal errors. This shouldn’t happen any more. I had earlier erroneously stated the license of PrettyPhoto to be “Creative […]

Photonic Version 1.21

Version 1.21 of Photonic addresses 2 things: SmugMug password-protected photos will now be visible to users who have authenticated into the system and have access to the photos. There was a bug in SmugMug’s popup albums that was killing the last photo. So you would always see one photo less than the total if the […]

Photonic Version 1.20

I have pushed out version 1.20 of Photonic, with one big feature: authentication. Almost all providers of online services offer some sort of authentication mechanism, typically OAuth. This includes Twitter, Flickr, Google, Facebook etc. A lot of these platforms have in fact moved away from proprietary authentication mechanisms to OAuth to support third-party integration. In […]

Photonic Version 1.12

I released version 1.12 of Photonic to patch a corner-case bug with Flickr. If a Flickr photo had double quotes in its title, this would mess with the markup. I have taken care of this issue. This release has no other changes.

Photonic Version 1.11

I have released version 1.11 of Photonic. The following are the changes for this release: I have combined some JavaScript files to save server round-trips. I have deleted some redundant JS files. I have also added the capability to use a default gallery type. This way if you decide to use only Flickr photos on […]

Photonic Version 1.10

I just released a small patch for Photonic in version 1.10. SmugMug albums, upon clicking were not resulting in a popup. This should be working fine now. Suffusion Beta Testers, please provide your feedback on the beta version!! I have only received one person’s response regarding it.

Photonic Version 1.09

I just released version 1.09 of Photonic. This is a small release with the following fixes: The Flickr shortcode was not able to display photos if only a group_id was specified. This has been fixed. Another fix was for a very specific use case: the album / photoset title in a popup panel was resulting […]