Art Colorbox is a Joomla! lightbox extension that can display photos, photo groups, slideshow, external pages, Flickr photos in highly customizable popup window.

Demo with theme 1
Demo with theme 2
Demo with theme 3
Demo with theme 4
Demo with theme 5

  • Can display photos, photo groups, slideshow, external pages, Flickr photos
  • 5 nice themes
  • Various transition types
  • Slideshow support
  • Can use folder path to build gallery from images in the folder
  • Can use Flickr user id to build gallery from Flickr photos

Demo with theme 1  Demo [Images from folder with fade transition, Theme 2]:   Demo with theme 3   Demo with theme 4   Demo with theme 5

{artcolorbox theme="1" transition="fade" previewWidth="75" previewHeight="75" slideshow="false" path="images/artcolorbox/2"/}

  • path - path to images folder to build gallery from
  • flickr - Flickr id or comma-separated ids to build gallery from
  • picasaUser, picasaAlbum - Picasa user and album to show
  • theme - there are 5 themes available, select the one that suits you
  • previewWidth, previewHeight - width and height of generated image preview
  • transition - transition type. Elastic, fade or none
  • speed - speed of the fade and elastic transitions, in milliseconds
  • opacity - the overlay opacity level. Range: 0 to 1
  • preloading - allows for preloading of 'Next' and 'Previous' content in a shared relation group
  • title - can be used as an anchor title alternative for colorbox
  • width, height - fixed width and height for loaded content
  • initialWidth, initialHeight - initial width and height prior to any content being loaded
  • maxWidth, maxHeight - maximum width and height for loaded content
  • resize - If 'true' and if maxWidth, maxHeight, width, or height have been defined, colorbox will resize photos to fit within the those values
  • open - If true, the lightbox will automatically open with no input from the visitor
  • slideshow - automatic slideshow
  • slideshowSpeed - speed of slideshow
  • slideshowAuto - if true slideshow will automatically start to play
  • slideshowStart, slideshowStop, current, previous, next, close - text for slideshow navigation buttons
  • overlayClose - If true, enables closing colorbox by clicking on the background overlay
  • noConflict - set to true if you are using mootools javascript library on page (to avoid jQuery and Mootools conflict)