October 15th, 2013

SIGE (Simple Image Gallery Extended) is a powerful gallery content plugin for Joomla! 2.5 and 3!

New feature: Turbo mode. Load huge galleries within seconds!

It offers numerous opportunities to present pictures quickly and easily in articles. The special feature of the plugin is that you can control any parameter on the syntax call.

Highligts are: parameter call, watermark function, read IPTC data, read text files (support for multilingual files), thumbnail storage, crop function, sort by modification date, output as a list, CSS Image Tooltip, Editor Button SIGE Parameter and much more!


* Thumbnail generation and storage: Preview images are created and stored – faster loading, better quality
* Valid XHTML 1.1 / HTML 5 – CSS and JS files are included in the head section, eliminates syntax errors
* Turbo Mode – whole gallery is loaded from a text file
* Parameter call – individual galleries possible
* Integration of Slimbox, Lytebox, Shadowbox, Milkbox and Mootools
* Lytebox installed to display a slide show and avoidance of JS conflicts
* Number of images displayed adjustable
* Pictures can be displayed without a link -> web 1.0 gallery
* Random order of the images
* Sort by modification date possible
* Captions
* Read IPTC data (title and description)
* Read text file (title and description) – support for multilingual files
* Print option – print image easily in the JS view
* Download Option – download image with one click
* Show single image (no gallery and with gallery)
* List view – image output as a list
* Crop function
* Watermark function
* CSS Image Tooltip
* Editor Button – SIGE Parameter
* Link words with gallery
* Original image can be resized
* An index.html is automatically generated in each image folder, to protect against the reading of the content by the browser
* Backend German / English and some more languages


Joomla! 2.5 –

Joomla! 3.x –


Editor Button – SIGE Parameters. With the button you can set the parameters very easy on-the-fly in an article. It is a great addition to the SIGE plugin.

Joomla! 2.5 –

Joomla! 3.x –


The extension is completely free, but you need a subscription for support: