February 8, 2010 | 2 Comments

This weekend, we launched a new site design for Brighten Photography. This was a collaborative project where I occupied more of a development role that I usually do. I was able to sneak in a few design points, but mostly it was a customization of an existing professional theme with some design work that Brighten’s own Ben Harms had prepared.

Ben was a lot of fun to work with, which you’ll be able to tell by spending time on the site. Looking at all those pictures made me want to go back 15 years to have Ben and Whitney shoot my wedding…but I don’t think they were even teenagers then.

  • very nice, i like the shadow under the large pic and the white space of this.

    What are you using to controll the jquery home? we have had little luck with a wp powered jquery home. I can have the js in there, but the image management i cant make WP handle for me. in an easy user administered way.

  • Thanks for the kind words, though most of what you mentioned was built into the original theme, so I can’t take much credit for it. I didn’t work with the rotating gallery on the homepage at all…it was already built in to the theme which he bought from themeforest: