Art Sexy Lightbox is both a Joomla! plugin and module for displaying photo and other types of content in a beautiful and customizable lightbox. Content can be displayed in a gallery, as a single image, in a carousel, as inline content plus much more. Fully PHP 7 compatible!
Load content from the following sources...
Load photos from a local folder on your server to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load inline content to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load Joomla article content to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load photos from Imgur API to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load photos from Instagram API to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load photos from Flickr API to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load photos from Photobucket API to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load photos from Picasa API to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load Google Photos content to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load photos from Amazon S3 API to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load Youtube videos to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load Vimeo videos to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Load content from popular K2 component to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
Add Art Sexy Lightbox to your virtuemart product image galleries.
Load Joomla module content to your Art Sexy Lightbox.
New Modern Look
By setting color="modern" a new style can now be invoked in Art Sexy Lightbox plugin and module and can be used with any of our various content sources.
Demo Modern Theme
- Control lightbox border color, border width, border width
- Control lightbox caption text color
- Control lightbox close icon color, hover color
- Control lightbox close background color, hover color
- Control lightbox navigation arrow icon color, hover color
- Control lightbox navigation background color, hover color
- Control lightbox spinner animation icon
- Control lightbox spinner animation color
The Original Style
The original style for which Art Sexy Lightbox became famous is still going to stick around because it is so universally loved in the Joomla community.
Demo Legacy Theme
- Set color="black"
- Set color="white"
- Set color="new_black"
- Set color="new_white"
- Set color="spanish_black" for spanish
- Set color="spanish_white" for spanish
Comprehensive Feature List
- Can display photos from local folder
- Can display Imgur photos
- Can display Instagram album photos
- Can display Instagram tag photos
- Can display Flickr photos
- Can display Flickr photo sets (requires Flickr API)
- Can display Photobucket albums
- Can display Picasa album photos
- Can display Google Photos via Picasa integration
- Can display Amazon S3 content
- Can display Joomla Articles
- Can display K2 Items
- Can display inline content
- Can display external pages
- Can load & display Joomla Modules
- Can display videos: Youtube, Vimeo
- Carousel/Image slider option
- Cloud Carousel option - autorotation of images, image reflection
- Comes with flypage for VirtueMart
- Can show download link in a lightbox
- 7 themes: black, white, new_black, new_white, spanish_black, spanish_white, modern
- Control modern theme border color, border width, border width
- Control modern theme caption text color
- Control modern theme close icon color, hover color
- Control modern theme close background color, hover color
- Control modern theme navigation arrow icon color, hover color
- Control modern theme navigation background color, hover color
- Control modern theme spinner animation icon
- Control modern theme spinner animation color
- Supports sorting of images in ascending/descending order
- User-defined or auto-generated thumbnails
- Thumbnails can be resized, cropped, cropped & resized, and rotated all while saving image aspect ratio
- Can show single thumbnail which when clicked will show full gallery
- Can show specified number of images from local folder
- Descriptions for local images can be added by placing artsexylightbox.txt file in image folder
- Control lightbox animation - showDuration
- Control lightbox animation - showEffect
- Control lightbox animation - closeDuration
- Control lightbox animation - closeEffect
- Control lightbox animation - moveDuration
- Control lightbox animation - resizeDuration
- Control lightbox animation - moveEffect
- Control lightbox animation - easeOutBack
- Control lightbox animation - resizeEffect
- Bug fix where image captions don't correctly reflect the entries in artsexylightbox.txt files
- Several bug fixes, notices
- Full PHP 7 Compatibility!
- The autoGenerateThumbs="true" bug which was causing a problem for some users has been fixed
- Various other improvements
- Rewrite of core code reducing codebase by 40% as well as reducing potential bugs
- Addition of "modern" color which introduces a whole new fully customizable, modern look
- Add Instagram API integration - display Instagram photos from albums and tags
- Instagram OAuth field added into administrator of module and plugin to help users get their user id and access token which are needed for creating shortcodes.
- Migrated extension based jQuery library out of extension. Now entirely dependent upon Joomla core jQuery.
- Add Imgur API integration - display Imgur photos and albums
- Fix bug with previewHeight and previewWidth parameters not applying in all circumstances
- Increased J3x stability and reduced potential for third party script conflicts
- Fix bug causing Art Sexy Lightbox not to behave properly when multiple galleries are on the same page.