[Web4lib] seeking software for putting photographs on the web

HAZEL Margaret E margaret.e.hazel at ci.eugene.or.us
Mon Aug 14 14:38:01 EDT 2006

 Have you tried IrfanView?  They added some functionality around
thumbnails in their last release, but I haven't tried it.


Margaret E. Hazel
Principal Librarian, Technology
Eugene Public Library
Eugene, OR

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> One difficulty, we are encountering is that when creating thumbnails, 
> we can standardize the width of the images or the height of the images

> but not both.

What are you currently using to make thumbnails?  I know newer versions
of photoshop can apply transformations to a group of images.  Otherwise
I've used Imagemagick on multiple occasions in the past to generate
As for the rest, not sure what to tell you.  I've seen various
flickr-like server packages out there, but can't remember any off-hand.

Jonathan T. Gorman
Research Information Specialist
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
216 Main Library - MC522
1408 West Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 244-4688

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