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  1. Collage Landscape Gallery Style-- Add the ability to change the photo size

    You can change the site-wide default gallery view, but you can't change the size of the pictures with the collage styles. Some of my images end up being way to small and the gallery doesn't fill the page.

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      16 comments  ·  Gallery Look & Feel  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Sorry to be so delayed updating the status of this, since this feature has been available for several years now, but you can change the size of Collage style Gallery photos in the Customizer, by going to “Customize” and then “Content and Design” and clicking on “All Galleries” or “Just this Gallery”, then clicking on the Gallery and setting the size inside the Collage settings.

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        Completed  ·  62 comments  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Variable Slideshow speed on Apple TV App

        Make it possible to adjust the speed of the slideshow on Smugmug's Apple TV App. It currently zooms through the gallery at high speed.

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          0 comments  ·  SmugMug Apps  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Add a full screen button (toggle) for a single photo.

          Add a full screen button that can be used in galleries to instantly show a single photo full screen and then allow pressing the Esc key to return. This functionality exists for a slideshow but not individual photos. You can change the size of photos displayed in the lightbox but it would be useful to have a button (like the two arrow button) with slideshows that could be used to instantly toggle to full screen and back.

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            1 comment  ·  Customization  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Recent Photos

            It would be very helpful to have a possibility to see the latest uploaded photos!

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              2 comments  ·  Customization  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              Completed  ·  Anne BeanAnne Bean responded

              There is a Recent Photos homepage box designed especially for this purpose. :)

            • Randomize Photos in Externally Embedded Slideshows

              With the old Flash slideshows, you could have an externally embedded slideshow display photos in a random order. This is not possible with current embedding code. Please bring this feature back as it causes slideshows on our websites and blogs to be incredibly monotonous and stale.

              I added this as a new request because the old requests keep getting marked as completed due to there being the ability to randomize a content block slideshow on a SmugMug-based page. This needs to implemented for externally embeddable slideshows to be complete.

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                1 comment  ·  Slideshow  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Ability to have no watermark on gallery covers

                It can just be a simple option right under where you choose the cover image for a gallery. That way it makes the site look beautiful & clean on entry but protects the images once clicking in!

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                  1 comment  ·  Site Look & Feel  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  We currently offer you the option to select the minimize size for which watermarks will be displayed. If set to something like Medium, for example, watermarks will not be set on anything smaller, like the thumbnails and gallery cover images.

                • Galleries on IPAD APP do not update.

                  Galleries on IPAD APP do not update when you add new photos to a gallery after your first viewing with the IPAD. I like to keep a favorites folder for presentations with clients, and I update this gallery often. Currently the APP will not update after your first view and the only way to update is reinstall the app!

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                    10 comments  ·  xxApps & Integration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    Completed  ·  kellykelly responded

                    The SmugMug App will automatically stay synced with all of our galleries and folders.

                    If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us at feedback@smugmug.com.

                  • improve the gallery cover image feature so the position of the image can be adjusted

                    I recently started using the gallery cover image option. While I like this feature, it is cumbersome to use - I have to place several images before I find one that is positioned correctly and doesn't remove heads or other key subject elements. It would be great if I could simply adjust the photo vertically to place it in the optimal position. That's all. Facebook has this flexibility on cover photos and so should SmugMug. Thank you.

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                      6 comments  ·  Gallery Look & Feel  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                      You can now reposition the Gallery Cover Image. If we are able to detect a Point of Interest within the photo, we’ll automatically center it around that, otherwise you can manually move it up, down, left or right. Some photos will only be able to move up/down, and others only left/right depending on their aspect ratio.

                    • Feature Image option to remove watermark

                      I love the new feature to allow us to use our favorite thumbnail image even on password protected galleries. I would love for the option to be able to use pictures in the gallery without it having a watermark. Currently if you choose a feature image from a gallery that you have watermarked, the feature image as well will have that same watermark. It would be great to have the feature to include or exclude watermarks on feature images from a gallery. The only way to get around it now is take my favorites and upload them to an unlisted…

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                        2 comments  ·  Site Look & Feel  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                        We’ve implemented a feature that allows you to set the “Smallest Size” for a watermark. Anything smaller than this set size will not receiving the watermark. Setting it to something like medium, or large, can make the watermark not display on the thumbnail.

                      • Include the option to remove watermarks on thumbnails and feature galleries

                        Watermarking of photos is essential, but not on thumbnails. With the nice new large thumbnail previews we get with new smugmug, the watermark tends to get in the way a bit.

                        I'd like an option to hide or remove the watermark on thumbnails and feature gallery thumbs.

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                          4 comments  ·  Customization  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          We added the ability on the new platform to choose the smallest display size a watermark will apply to. So, for example, you could make it so your watermarks only appear on Medium (600 × 450) sizes and above.

                        • SmugMug Photos on AppleTV

                          I would love to see SmugMug integrate photo streaming with Apple TV like Flickr and Mobile Me

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                            152 comments  ·  Integrations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            I’m pleased to announce that the SmugMug Apple TV app has been released and can be found in the Apple TV App Store. You may read more about it on our blog: https://news.smugmug.com/2016/11/09/you-asked-we-listened-the-smugmug-apple-tv-app-is-here/

                            The SmugMug Apple TV app is the most beautiful way to view photos on your TV.
                            • You can browse all your SmugMug folders and galleries right from the app. Now you can amaze people with your photos from your TV.
                            • View the latest featured SmugMug photographers right on your TV
                            • Follow other SmugMug customers. We make it easy to find friends, family, and people whose work you admire. Inspiration is everywhere you look with the SmugMug family of photographers.

                          • Bay Photo's Metal Print Mid-Gloss finish

                            BayPhoto's newer "Mid-gloss" finish for metal prints is perfect! It has less reflection than Hi-gloss but more punch than Satin. It's my "go to" metal print finish. PLEASE offer it on SmugMug!
                            I did say please, didn't I?
                            Thank you!

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                              1 comment  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                              We’re pleased to add Bay Photo Mid-Gloss MetalPrints, Metal Prints with an Acrylic Sheet, and Maple Wood Prints on a Natural finish. You’ll find these products can now be added to your Pricelist and priced accordingly. Make sure to open the Pricelist editor, find your Pricelist, click “Edit List”, and then “Choose Products”.

                            • Collect Photos - Need to Select Multiple Photos to Collect

                              The old version allowed the user to select multiple photos to collect in another folder. Now, the user is only able to collect one photo at a time. Removing features when trying to improve the UI adversely affects the user experience. Give us our functionality back!

                              http://dgrin.com/showthread.php?t=238250

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                                30 comments  ·  Organizing & Curation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                Sorry for the late update, but we did solve this in Organizer on the new SmugMug. You can select one or more photos in a gallery, drag them to a gallery on the tree on the left, and choose ‘Collect’. It’s the same process for moving multiple photos.

                                Thanks for the feedback!

                              • add support for multi-currency purchases

                                Non US customers do not like purchasing things in US$ because they do not know what it really means for them in trms of true price.

                                As such I recemmend that SmugMug provide support for multi-currency within the shopping cart.

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                                  151 comments  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Include printing on wood (maple) from Bay Photo.

                                  Bay Photo is now printing on maple with 2 different print choices. These make for a sustainable media that enhances the photo.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                    We’re pleased to add Bay Photo Mid-Gloss MetalPrints, Metal Prints with an Acrylic Sheet, and Maple Wood Prints on a Natural finish. You’ll find these products can now be added to your Pricelist and priced accordingly. Make sure to open the Pricelist editor, find your Pricelist, click “Edit List”, and then “Choose Products”.

                                  • I would like to be able to provide at coupon and free shipping (no credit card needed from customer)

                                    I would like to give my clients that ability to order a certain amount of product (let's say $50), of what ever they want (i.e. $50 coupon). I would ALSO like to give then a free shipping coupon so they don't need to supply any type of payment themselves. Thanks.

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                                      2 comments  ·  Commerce/Selling Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • sort feature by time taken vs modified...

                                      if you have two photographers you have to manually sort the photos to keep them in order of when the photo was taken
                                      date is the same - so there is no distinction
                                      date modified may be all over the place and will not keep photos in order...

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                                        2 comments  ·  Organizing & Curation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        Completed  ·  kellykelly responded

                                        Thanks for the feedback!

                                        We actually sort images by Date Taken all the way down to the time they were taken. If you click the info button on your images you can see the time stamp in your EXIF data and check the sort order based on that info!

                                        If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us at feedback@smugmug.com.

                                      • Add iPhone covers to the merchandise that can be purchased.

                                        Have you guys thought about putting iPhone covers in the merchandise section? I have received some requests for those and have been going to an outside vendor, but it would be nice to do it from this site with the pics already there.

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                                          4 comments  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Search captions as well as keywords

                                          A great feature of SmugMug is that I can use search to find the types of images I'm looking for. But it only searches keywords!

                                          If the search function also searched captions, it would save users the frustration of duplicating entry of keywords - of which many will already appear in the caption.

                                          Please consider this service!

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                                            1 comment  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                            Good news! We do look at captions when searching from a search content block or the SmugMug header. Matches based on title or keyword will usually show up higher in the search results, so you might have to scroll through some of the results, but we do look at and include results based on captions.

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