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  • September 15, 2015

    Display Proofing Sets From Your Website

    Are you one of the many photographers using the new Online Proofing feature to display and sell more images to your clients? (If not, it’s time to try it out?). Do you wish there was an easy way to provide access to your Proofing Sets by displaying them on your website? Do you wish that could all happen automatically ? Well then I’m happy to inform you that dreams do come true. With the introduction of the Proofing Set widget, creating an always up to date Client Access page just got easier. Simply create a new page, add any explanatory text that you would like, and then add the Proofing Set Widget from the “Page Widgets” area. The widget will allow you to display your Proofing sets in a variety of layouts. You also have the ability to exclude certain Proofing Sets from appearing in the widget (and on your website) with a control in your Proofing settings. Proofing Set Instructions from Redframe Help Desk   Display your Proofing Sets on your Website to : Automatically Keep your website up to date with your new work, or new clients. Create an way for your clients to find their images. Make it simple for prospective clients to see samples of  your work and what they can expect Keep your Menu System clear and easy to navigate. Display your Proofing Sets as a portfolio on your Home Page Once you have added the Proofing set widget to your page, your latest Proofing Sets will automatically appear on your website, displayed with a  thumbnail of the Hero Image of each Set. It’s as simple as that. No need to go back and edit your website to add you latest work – it just shows up, keeping your site relevant and up to date. If the Proofing Set...
  • Today’s Featured client site is Lia Barrett Photography, based in Melbourne, Australia. Lia Barrett is a Korean-born American underwater photographer. From working in a submarine off of Roatan, Honduras, to endless hunts for soaring mantas and macro critters in Southeast Asia, she has embraced the underwater world as her sanctuary. Lia graduated from Parsons School of Design and Eugene Lang College in New York in 2007. She earned a degree in photography and a degree in sociology and history. Since graduating, Lia has been traveling the world on a continual quest for adventure while striving to improve her skills. Her work has appeared in international scuba diving and travel magazines, newspapers, and blogs including Ocean Geographic, Dive, Scuba Diving, Sport Diver, Mail on Sunday, Time, BBC Wildlife, Time Out Shanghai, Korea Herald, and Wild Junket. Lia’s RedFrame-powered website takes advantage of several powerful features: Minimalist Home Page Lia wanted the beauty of her photography to be the centerpiece of her home page. No text, no distractions, just her images. Lia uploaded nine of her favorite photos through the Redframe Admin Background Slideshow Editor. She opted to turn off the text overlays on the showcase so that it wouldn’t distract from her photography. By changing her home page’s Sidebar Settings to ‘Custom -> No Sidebar’ and leaving the content on her home page blank, she hid everything on the page except the her image showcase. Advanced iPad, iPhone, and Android Galleries Lia Barrett takes advantage of Redframe’s stunning mobile-friendly image galleries optimized for iPad, iPhone, and Android devices. By activating the Mobile Gallery setting in the Redframe Admin under ‘Appearance and Settings -> Edit Mobile Controls’, Lia presents her images in stunning full-screen on modern mobile devices. The gallery can be explored with the swipe of a finger. Tapping the Gallery Title...