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Python trademark problem solved!

In February we reported that the trademark of the Python programming language was in danger. We are glad to learn that they were able to reach an settlement with the involved company. Read more about it here:
http://pyfound.blogspot.de/2013/03/python-software-foundation-reaches.html

Lightroom Zenphoto publishing service

A Lightroom 3 and 4 publishing service tool. The service gives you the possibility to sync Lightroom with your Zenphoto installation.

An update for Lightroom 5 is available here: http://www.zenphoto.org/news/lightroom5-zenphoto-publishing-service 

gSlideshow

gSlideshow is a slideshow addon for the core slideshow extension. It uses jQuery Galleria to present a fluid/responsive, fullscreen image slideshow. The provided theme file slideshow.php must reside in the theme folder for calling slideshows from album, image, and search pages. You can also embed a slideshow of an album (including dynamic), or image statistic set (popular, latest, random, most rated, etc) directly into a theme page or codeblock. NOTE: gSlideshow does not support movie and audio files, they will simply not be included.

gSlideshow is responsive, displaying fullscreen or perfectly inside any containing block in your theme. It also has true fullscreen capability for users to toggle true browser fullscreen (if browser supports).

ZenTwitterFeed

Zenphoto plugin that displays a tweeter feed. A simple Twitter feed that outputs your latest tweets in HTML into any template. Customisable and easy to install!

Zenphoto 1.4.4.3

Zenphoto 1.4.4.3 is a bugfix release. Multiple minor errors are corrected.

As usual we recommend all users upgrade for the latest updates and fixes. For more detailed info about the fixes please review the GitHub issues list.

Zenphoto 1.4.4.2

Zenphoto 1.4.4.2 is a bugfix release. Multiple minor errors are corrected.

As usual we recommend all users upgrade for the latest updates and fixes. For more detailed info about the fixes please review the GitHub issues list.

ZenSimpleCart

Integrates a shopping basket/cart into Zenphoto CMS that uses Simplecart.js which allows you to turn your gallery into a shop for selling your images.

Python trademark in danger

A bit off topic: The Python foundation that is behind the Python programming language posted a call for help because of an legal issue involving their trademark "Python". 

There is a company in the UK that is trying to trademark the use of the term "Python" for all software, services, servers... pretty much anything having to do with a computer. Specifically, it is the company that got a hold on the python.co.uk domain 13 years ago. At that time we weren't looking a lot at trademark issues, and so we didn't get that domain.

This hasn't been an issue since then because the python.co.uk domain has, for most of its life, just forwarded its traffic on to the parent companies, veber.co.uk and pobox.co.uk. Unfortunately, Veber has decided that they want to start using the name "Python" for their server (...)

New Zenphoto.org Server Launched

We've upgraded the Zenphoto server to a much higher capacity, which should mean that the site will be faster, more reliable, and more stable.

We couldn't have done this without your support and donations! Thank you to those of you who have donated to keep the site running and enable us to upgrade.

Please let us know in the support forums if you find any issues or problems since the migration.

Haven't donated yet? Donate to the Zenphoto project here and help us keep the server running. Thanks!

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Provides extensions to the image utilities to crop images.Adds fields to the image utilities that will let you specify an image size and will provide a link to the image in that size that you can use outside of your Zenphoto gallery.