A basic portfolio website
First prepare your images using Photoshop. For each image, we will require a thumbnail. As the images in this example can be either portrait or landscape, we will opt for square thumbnails 180 x 180px, which will entail some cropping. For aesthetic reasons, make all the large versions the same width, e.g. 550px. An easy way to create thumbnails is to reduce the shortest dimension (the width if the image is portrait; the height if it is landscape) to 180px, then use Photoshop’s rectangular marquee tool, set at fixed size, to make your selection, then Image>Crop and File>Save for Web & Devices. Give your images meaningful names, with no spaces, and all lower case. It is good practice when naming ...