Dead Simple Gallery is a simple image management system that's focused on speed and simplicity. It can adapt to almost any visual style and works flawlessly with most of the popular lightbox and slider/carousel scripts out there.
Dead Simple Gallery is for people who want to easily display some images on their website, without the need of manually creating thumbnails and/or previews.
Dead Simple Gallery is intended as a Content Management System (CMS) for image galleries, sliders, slideshows, carousels or plain image lists. It can serve from something as simple as a content management system (CMS) for a lightbox gallery, to more complex uses like building a whole wallpaper directory site.
Dead Simple Gallery is a self hosted, single file PHP application taking advantage of the GD library.
To better understand how Dead Simple Gallery works, let's compare two processes of building a simple gallery, with and without Dead Simple Gallery.
Common gallery building process (without Dead Simple Gallery):
The same gallery building process with the aid of Dead Simple Gallery:
Dead Simple Gallery does a couple things: