|Web Site Technical
The online photo
galleries were built using the html engine
provided by Breeze Systems,
Inc. as part of their
application. This application takes much of the drudgery out of creating an
attractive online photo gallery. This software is a great addition to the tool
set of a serious digital photographer. It also includes post-processing
capability for Canon RAW files.
The base template chosen for the
BlockPhotos.com galleries was provided by
Fotografie. A PBase
designed for BreezeBrowser was the foundation. Modifications to the original
All images were prepared for the web
Adobe Photoshop. Gallery images are highly compressed JPEGs
available at screen resolution (72 ppi) only. The originals are much higher
Images created from analog slides were digitized using a Nikon
film scanner and saved in TIFF format. Subsequent post-processing was done in
Adobe Photoshop CS.
Digital photos on the site were taken with Canon
digital SLRs in either RAW or high-resolution JPEG mode. Post-processing of RAW
files was done in Adobe Photoshop.
All photos were reduced to their
online size using FM Web Presenter Pro, a Photoshop plugin available from
frames around each image were produced using FM Frames, another FM Photoshop
action. The thumbnail images seen in the photo galleries were automatically
created by BreezeBrowser during html page generation.
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