Category Archives: Sharpo’s World gallery

Photos and video, 43106, 34027, 80072, 34053 Kidderminster, 09/12/17 -1

A sprinkling of snow made a change for the videos and photos today. I wasn’t able to get there until lunchtime but at least it was a drier day than the previous week. Link to video Link to next page … Continue reading

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…continued, Arley, 03/12/17 -4

Final video and photos from Arley, and it was getting darker. Link to video Link to photos and video of Santa trains at Kidderminster on 09/12/17

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Photo and video, 60163 Tornado, Smethwick 16/09/17

Had to get up early to catch a train to Smethwick Galton Bridge to see Tornado on The Border Raider, 1Z63 Tame Bridge Parkway – Carlisle. It was worth it though! Link to photo in gallery Link to video

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Photos and videos of 7714 at Kidderminster, 28/12/16

The Railway had been busier than expected and a fourth set was added to the timetable, hauled by recently overhauled Pannier tank no. 7714. I had seen it in steam earlier in the month at Kidderminster when I filmed the … Continue reading

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You can now send an e-card from Sharpo’s World gallery

Something else that has been switched off for ages, but I have reset it. It’s not something I would normally use, but it is a fun way to send an e-mail photo to somebody. It’s just the intermediate size image, … Continue reading

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Some new options in the main Sharpo’s World gallery

I was browsing through the setup for the gallery & noticed a couple of things worth trying. Firstly, I activated “Sidebar”. I wasn’t sure what it would do or if it would be useful, but it could be helpful to … Continue reading

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New version of “Lightbox” in my Sharpo’s World gallery

You may have used the previous version for viewing the larger size images. This time I have set it to automatically start a slideshow if you view a large image, but just click the “||” button to stop the slideshow … Continue reading

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Photos of “road vehicles”, an addition to the Blog

It has been over a year since I last went to a traction engine rally and the only “road vehicles” I seem to take photos of these days are those seen at events on the Severn Valley Railway. As I … Continue reading

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My “home page” improved, I hope!

Perhaps I’m too fussy, but what might look good one day doesn’t look so good the next time you look at it. I’ve been think about changing the appearance of the home page for a long time, but adding photos … Continue reading

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The counter goes over 1 million “photo views”

Yes, it’s taken 3½ years since the gallery was started in January 2006 for the counter to go over the million mark. Could probably have done it sooner if I’d plugged my photos more often in forums & e-groups, or … Continue reading

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“Sharpo’s World” Coppermine software updated

That’s another good job done! The filmstrip of thumbnails now appears alongside the medium size image, which I feel is better than displaying them underneath. Still typing left-handed, not easy though!

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Sharpo’s gallery software updated now

Will start this soon, but it should be up & running later this evening. Yes, all done. All galleries now running with latest version of Coppermine

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