As an open source script with all the bells and whistles, phpAlbum leads a lot of the other photo album hosting solutions. It allows you to create a personal photo album or gallery in seconds. All you need to do is install the script on your web hosting account, upload your photos and then share them with others.
Here are a few of the features that phpAlbum provides:
- Automatic generation of thumbnails and resized
- Commenting of pictures with antispam security code
- IPTC Support, import of keywords and picture description, showing other IPTC-tags
- Screenshots for files to be downloaded, movie, audio, exe or whatever
- Password protection for your private galleries
- Admin section
- Short and long description of galleries/directories and photos
- Highly customizable layout
- Transparent logo and icon processing
- Access logging
This is a script that is well worth checking out. If you want to download it for yourself, you can do so at phpalbum.net.