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Instructions for using the Lightbox

Add images to a lightbox

  • Navigate to an album > album images page
  • Click on 'dotted square' icon below an image
  • When the 'dotted square' turns to a check mark, the image has been added to your lightbox

OR

  • Look through albums and click on image you'd like to add to your lightbox
  • From an image detail view page click on 'Add to Lightbox' on top right hand side
OR
  • To add all images in an album to a lightbox, navigate to album images page and click on 'Add All to Lightbox' on top right hand side

Remove images from a lightbox

  • Navigate to your 'Lightbox'
  • From lightbox page, click 'Empty Lightbox' under 'Lightbox Options'
OR
  • Navigate to album images page and click on check mark icon below an image you don't want to have in your lightbox. When the check mark icon turns to 'dotted square', the image is removed from lightbox
OR
  • Navigate to image detail page and click on 'Remove from Lightbox'

Create a new lightbox

  • Once you are logged in, click 'Lightbox' in the top menu
  • Scroll over 'Lightbox Options' from the lightbox page and select 'New Lightbox'
  • Enter a lightbox name and description in the form and click save in order to save your changes.

Change name or description of a lightbox

  • Navigate to 'Gallery Preferences' > 'Global Preferences.
  • Scroll down to 'Lightbox Preferences' and use the pull-down menu under 'Photo Selection Term' to change the name for lightbox that will now appear to your customers or users.
  • The options for term used are:Favorites, Selections, Collection, and Image Set.

Delete a lightbox

  • Note: You cannot delete your "Default" lightbox.
  • After clicking 'Lightbox' on the top menu, navigate to 'Lightbox Options' and choose 'Delete Lightbox'.
  • When prompted, click "yes".

Empty a lightbox

  • After clicking 'Lightbox' on the top menu, navigate to 'Lightbox Options' and click on 'Empty Lightbox'
OR
  • Naviagate to album images page and click on check mark icon below an image. When the check mark icon turns to 'dotted square', the image is removed from lightbox

OR

  • Navigate to image detail page and click on 'Remove from Lightbox'

Email a lightbox

  • Select your images and enter them to your lightbox

  • Navigate to the menu on top of the page and click on 'Lightbox'

  • On next page, roll over the link ‘Lightbox’ on top right hand side and select ‘Email link’ by scrolling down.

  • Click 'Send Email' to send your lightbox.

  • Fill in the e-mail form that appears: all fields are required with the exception of the message box.

Download all the hi-res or image proofs in a lightbox

  • After clicking 'Lightbox' on the top menu, click on 'Download Options' on top right hand side
  • Select 'Download zip file' option
  • Click the yellow button 'Download Images' on the left-hand side of the screen.
  • Note: all images in the active lightbox will be zipped into one convenient file.
  • When the File Download pops up click 'Save' to save the zip file to a location on your hard drive.
  • Use a popular unzip program like WinZip (Windows) or StuffIt (Mac) to unzip the saved zip file.

View a lightbox as a slide show

  • After clicking 'Lightbox' on the top menu, navigate to 'Slide Show', one of the Lightbox Options.
  • If you would like to stop, adjust time intervals, or jump to a specific image, use the controls above the images.
 
 
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