An Excellent Photo Sharing and Storage Site
SmugMug is a site where you can both share and store your digital images.
They do have fees, which start at $39.95/year. However, they offer so much, that it the price is well worth it. You can try it out, as they offer a 14 day free trial.
This photo storage and sharing site offers unlimited storage, so you can upload as many photos as you like. In addition, When using a site such as this, you know that your photos are secure.
The photo displays of your images will be large and beautiful. There are also many themes you can choose from to use as the background for your gallery.
This helps to make your images look very nice, as the theme is personalized and different from the norm. Here is an example of one:
Is that denim? Yep! And there are many more themes available so that you can create unique galleries.
There are no ads on the site to distract from your images and you can easily organize your photos as you like.
One of the special things about this site is that it has advanced privacy settings.
Images stored on this site work beautifully with the iphone interface. Your pictures can be viewed as either a gallery or slide show, looking large and smooth.
You can track traffic to your photos. People may leave comments, letting you see their thoughts. In addition, SmugMug will notify your when a comment is left on one of your pictures.
Want to post a photo in a blog or a forum? Easy. You can even do it as a slide show. Is there a part of your photo you need to crop to enhance it? You can do that too. You can also add photos from your camera phone.
There are more advance accounts also, which cost a bit more. Actually there are three price structures. A more advanced account offers features that you may or may not use. Some examples are being able to store videos and also right-click protecting your photos. The most expensive program has even more features, such as allowing you to create custom watermarks.
For most people the standard fee will have more than enough features. There is a page on the SmugMug site which lists all of the available features.
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