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prettyPhoto and Magento

********** EDIT - I just used prettyPhoto version 3.1.4 on a Magento site and it didn't need customised at all. The code had been refactored since this was originally written and now works slightly differently ************** If you Google 'PrettyPhoto Magento' there's not much coming up in the results (in Sept 2011). A whole dose of links to some paid-for extensions in Magento Connect which have dead links to the demo page, and links to a '360 degree' extension which contains a demo which doesn't seem to involve prettyPhoto. Hmmmph. So I suppose I better write one! Including prettyPhoto in Magento turned out to be prettyEasy, except for one important aspect which I'll cover at the end. Let's ... Read more