Optionally, install via Bower:
bower install photoswipe.
Location of files
- Generated PhotoSwipe JS, CSS files, SVG & PNG sprites are in the dist/ folder.
- Source files are in the src/ folder.
- Files for the website (demo & documentation) are in the website/ folder.
- The documentation itself is in website/documentation/.
Plugins / extensions / addons
Coded something useful? Email me and I’ll post a link to it here.
1) Clone the repository
git clone https://github.com/dimsemenov/PhotoSwipe.git
2) Go inside the PhotoSwipe folder that you fetched and install Node dependencies
cd PhotoSwipe && npm install
3) Now simply run
grunt to generate the JS and CSS files in the
dist folder and the site in the
grunt watchto automatically rebuild files when you change files in
grunt nositeto just build the JS and CSS files (output is folder
grunt pswpbuildto build just JS files. Param
--pswp-excludeallows to exclude modules, for example
grunt pswpbuild --pswp-exclude=historywill exclude history module.
If you’ve used PhotoSwipe in some interesting way, or on the site of a popular brand, I’d be very grateful if you shoot me a link to it.
Script is licensed under MIT license with one exception: Do not create a public WordPress plugin based on it, as I will develop it. If you need to use it for a public WordPress plugin right now, please ask me by email first. Thanks!
Attribution is not required, but much appreciated, especially if you’re making a product for developers.
PhotoSwipe 4.0+ is developed by Dmitry Semenov. But initially script was created in 2011 by Code Computerlove, a digital agency in Manchester, they passed on development in March 2014. You can view source and documentation of old PhotoSwipe (<4.0) in history of this repo.