HWD MediaShare for Joomla!

A powerful video, photo and audio gallery extension

HWDMediaShare helps you and your community publish media on your Joomla website, integrate with other apps and keep things organised. You can upload and process large videos and photos, or import content from remote networks like Youtube.

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hwdPhotoShare for Joomla 1.5 is now retired, and is no longer supported or developed. It has been replaced the HWD MediaShare gallery.

hwdPhotoShare was a Joomla photo gallery that allowed Joomla webmasters to display organised images and photos on the internet. The gallery could handle the automatic image resizing and thumbnail generation of major image formats.

hwdPhotoShare was first published in 2009 for Joomla 1.5 and was a popular media component for the Joomla community. It was retired in March 2010, and was replaced with HWD MediaShare for Joomla 2.5.


hwdPhotoShare has server requirements that go beyond those of Joomla. The purpose of these requirements is to process image files on the server. Please see our full requirement list for more details.


hwdPhotoShare is no longer supported or developed. However, you can still download the hwdPhotoShare component for Joomla 1.5 from Facebook (no registration required).

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License Open Source GNU GPL No Encryption!
Server Requirements PHP, GD, Freetype, ImageMagick
Linux Logo Windows Logo Designed for Linux, tested with Windows
Supporting Open Source
Joomla Support Joomla 1.5
Supported Video Formats jpeg, jpg, gif, png