Flickr generator

Creating Flickr App

Sources

Flickr generator is working through the Flickr API, which requires some “work” on your part, you will need to create a Flick app in the app garden to access the images stored on Flickr.

Creating Flickr App

Steps

  1. Go to the Flickr generator plugin settings
  2. On a new tab go to this page: http://www.flickr.com/services/apps/create/
  3. Create a new app on the Flickr API page
  4. Then you will get the Key and Secret which is required for the Flickr generator
  5. and hit the request token in the plugin and save the configuration

Video tutorial for the Flickr app

Generate slides

If you haven’t used the generator of Smart Slider 2, please check the common generator documentation before you continue. Those informations are important to understand the following section. You could also try to create your generator with Dynamic slider and you will have a basic generator with much less effort.

Sources

My photostream

It will display your latest images in your photostream

Parameters

flickr_photostream_config

  • Privacy: You can filter your images on your photostream by access rights.
Variables

flickr_photostream_var

  • {|id-x|} – ID of the photo
  • {|title-x|} – Title of the photo
  • {|description-x|} – Description of the photo
  • {|owner_username-x|} – User name of the photo’s owner
  • {|owner_realname-x|} – Real name of the photo’s owner
  • {|owner_photosurl-x|} – Link to the owner’s photos
  • {|profileurl-x|} – Link to the owner’s profile
  • {|url_sq-x|} – Small square image 75*75px
  • {|url_t-x|} – Thumbnail: 100px on the longest size
  • {|url_s-x|} – Thumbnail: 240px on the longest size
  • {|url_q-x|} – Small square image 150*150px
  • {|url_m-x|} – Thumbnail: 500px on the longest size
  • {|url_n-x|} – Thumbnail: 3200px on the longest size
  • {|url_z-x|} – Thumbnail: 640px on the longest size
  • {|url_c-x|} – Thumbnail: 800px on the longest size
  • {|url_l-x|} – Thumbnail: 1024px on the longest size
  • {|url_o-x|} – Original image

My photoset

You can choose one of your photoset to display as a slider.

Parameters

flickr_photoset_config

  • Photoset: You can choose the photoset from your account to display.
Variables

flickr_photostream_var

  • {|id-x|} – ID of the photo
  • {|title-x|} – Title of the photo
  • {|description-x|} – Description of the photo
  • {|owner_username-x|} – User name of the photo’s owner
  • {|owner_realname-x|} – Real name of the photo’s owner
  • {|owner_photosurl-x|} – Link to the owner’s photos
  • {|profileurl-x|} – Link to the owner’s profile
  • {|url_sq-x|} – Small square image 75*75px
  • {|url_t-x|} – Thumbnail: 100px on the longest size
  • {|url_s-x|} – Thumbnail: 240px on the longest size
  • {|url_q-x|} – Small square image 150*150px
  • {|url_m-x|} – Thumbnail: 500px on the longest size
  • {|url_n-x|} – Thumbnail: 3200px on the longest size
  • {|url_z-x|} – Thumbnail: 640px on the longest size
  • {|url_c-x|} – Thumbnail: 800px on the longest size
  • {|url_l-x|} – Thumbnail: 1024px on the longest size
  • {|url_o-x|} – Original image

My gallery

You can choose one of your gallery to display as a slider.

Parameters

flickr_gallery_config

  • Gallery: You can choose the gallery from your account to display.
Variables

flickr_photostream_var

  • {|id-x|} – ID of the photo
  • {|title-x|} – Title of the photo
  • {|description-x|} – Description of the photo
  • {|owner_username-x|} – User name of the photo’s owner
  • {|owner_realname-x|} – Real name of the photo’s owner
  • {|owner_photosurl-x|} – Link to the owner’s photos
  • {|profileurl-x|} – Link to the owner’s profile
  • {|url_sq-x|} – Small square image 75*75px
  • {|url_t-x|} – Thumbnail: 100px on the longest size
  • {|url_s-x|} – Thumbnail: 240px on the longest size
  • {|url_q-x|} – Small square image 150*150px
  • {|url_m-x|} – Thumbnail: 500px on the longest size
  • {|url_n-x|} – Thumbnail: 3200px on the longest size
  • {|url_z-x|} – Thumbnail: 640px on the longest size
  • {|url_c-x|} – Thumbnail: 800px on the longest size
  • {|url_l-x|} – Thumbnail: 1024px on the longest size
  • {|url_o-x|} – Original image