One of the most interesting aspects of creating a site like PicsofCanada is deciding how to display the many photos taken at the events portrayed. Lately the free Photoscape program has been quite helpful in quickly creating GIF animations and multi-image compositions which are being used more often as in the recent Cobourg Highland Games story.
But to add real sparkle, an array of sliders and carousel plugins have been used and turned out to be fairly popular. These tools provide a means of displaying your portfolio of photos and images in novel ways that can be quite compelling:
But thes plugins and tools are often free, fairly easy to setup on the Web and can be used on your machine for presentations or on your website if its is Blogger or WordPress. So in response to queries, your reviewer has developed a presentation which describe some of the key tools and how to set them up: