Mastering Backlight’s Search

Backlight’s search seems simple enough on the surface, but has hidden depths. In this article, we deep dive on Backlight’s search features! The Search Page Backlight’s search accepts keyword queries, and returns a page with a list of matching albums, and a gallery of matching images. Search is a part of Backlight’s core. It works […]

Further Explorations in Technicolor

In my previous article, Explorations in Technicolor, we took a mechanical approach to emulating the three-strip Technicolor dye process used to color black-and-white films in the early 20th century, and applied that to color images for aesthetic effect. With technique established, I wanted to further explore the Technicolor processes, to see how it might be […]

Mastering Backlight’s Masthead

Masthead” is a term we’ve borrowed from print publication. In Backlight’s Pangolin modules, the term refers to the page template’s header, and is of utmost importance in your design. The vast majority of the time, the masthead is the first thing your site’s visitors will see, even before they see your images. That being the case, it’s important to get it right.