Multiple Galleries in a Canvas

Multiple Galleries in a Canvas



canvas views within show of five allows you to create multiple galleries within a single canvas as you see here I have gallery one gallery two and gallery three all within the same canvas this is great because people can see your work such as weddings engagement photos portraits without leaving the single page design of your site in this video I'll show you how to swap your own images into each of the galleries and even create an additional gallery inside of your site design to get started select the gallery canvas and on the left hand side under the page tab you'll see we have multiple canvas view folders you see the first canvas view folder we have is called gallery thumbs these are the thumbnails that take us to each of the individual gallery canvas views you can see that each of these gallery thumbnails is set up with click actions to link to the canvas our work which is the name of our gallery canvas here and then canvas view to for this one that's linking out to to right here each other thumbnail is set up in the same way but links out to gallery view 3 and 4 the first thing we're going to do is adjust these images that are used for the thumbnails for each of our galleries go and click the first one go to image up here click the file and you can select a different file quickly do this for each of these looks good you can additionally adjust the text on top of the thumbnails if you'd like also to keep things organized I'm going to go ahead and change the name of each of my canvas views over here on the left hand side to correspond with the galleries great now that we have our thumbnails all set up and organized we can actually add our images into each of the individual galleries inside of the gallery canvas views so let's start with our wedding's gallery here you see a couple different things in the middle is a gallery widget swapping your own images into a gallery widget is super easy just select the gallery widget go to gallery images and then go to manage images here you can select the current images that are in the gallery right here and delete them out and then choose some of your own images and drop them right in like that hit save and just like that your images are right inside of the gallery and these arrows will control them back and forth right away lastly I'm gonna update this label right here to correspond with the correct gallery I can then go to each of my other gallery canvases here and swap out the images in the same way alright now that I've got each of these three galleries filled with my own images I'm gonna show you how to create a fourth gallery what I'm gonna do is hold down shift and select all of these objects and then move them up to make room for fourth gallery then I'm gonna click one of my gallery thumbnails and copy it and paste it this makes things easier and makes things nice and uniform for me now I might need to make my canvas view a little bit bigger so I'm gonna go ahead and do that then I'm gonna grab the gallery thumbnail label do the same thing and change that to be my fourth cat category same as before I'll go ahead and swap out the thumbnail with a different image and then I'm going to go over here and actually duplicate one of my other canvas views duplicate the portraits one for instance so that's created one more gallery for me down here then I'll rename it to correspond correctly lastly we just need to set up the gallery thumbnail so now link out to that brand new canvas you that we made so we'll go back to gallery thumbs click on the thumbnail go to click actions and change this from view to to view five which is our brand new calorie canvas view we have here then just like before we can go in here and swap out the images you can do this as many times as you like and create as many canvas views as you like within a single site

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