PhotoJAR: Base provides a number of enhancements to the WordPress 2.5 gallery functionality:

  • Dynamically resizes thumbnails – changes to image sizes apply retroactively
  • Allows custom image sizes (beyond “thumbnail” and “medium”)
  • JPEG quality setting
  • Caches resized images
  • Integrates with LightBox, ThickBox, LightView, and many more javascript image viewers
  • Provides an [image] shortcode
  • Can change the default number of columns in a gallery

The beta of release 1.0 is now available for download from JARinteractive. Thanks in advance to all who check it out!