Translucent image slideshow gallery

Translucent image slideshow gallery WordPress plugin will create a image slideshow on the website and the widget. It’s not a simple image display.  Images are animated in from the left edge, with a translucent effect applied during the process. Each image can be optionally hyper-linked.

Features of this plugin

  • Easy installation.
  • Easy slide show size (width & height) override option.
  • Slideshow automatically pauses on mouse over

Plugin live demo available in this page. You may also be interested in Left right image slideshow gallery WordPress plugin.

Live Demo

Plugin configuration

Drag and drop the widget: Go to widget page under appearance tab, Drag and drop Translucent slideshow widget into your side bar. It’s very easy.

Add directly in the theme: Use this code, <?php if (function_exists (TISG_slideshow)) TISG_slideshow(); ?> to add the widget to your theme files directly.

Short code for pages/posts: Copy and paste the given short code into pages or posts.

We have 5 short code for this plugin. In the admin we have 5 text box to enter image directory each short code is for one image directory. admin should enter the image directory in that text box.

Short code for the version 1.0 to version 5.0






Short code from the version 6.0 onwards

[translucent-show code="SD0" width="200" height="150" delay="3000" speed="400"]

[translucent-show code="SD1" width="200" height="150" delay="3000" speed="400"]

[translucent-show code="SD2" width="200" height="150" delay="3000" speed="400"]

[translucent-show code="SD3" width="200" height="150" delay="3000" speed="400"]

[translucent-show code="SD4" width="200" height="150" delay="3000" speed="400"]

Video tutorial

Video tutorial

Installation instruction and configuration

Method 1

  • Download the plugin from download location.
  • Unpack the file
  • Extract the /translucent-image-slideshow-gallery/ folder.
  • Drop the translucent-image-slideshow-gallery folder into your ‘wp-content/plugins’ folder.
  • In word press administration panels, click on plug-in from the menu.
  • You should see your new translucent image slideshow gallery plug-in listed.
  • To turn the word press plug-in on, click activate.

Method 2

  • Go to ‘add new’ menu under ‘plugins’ tab in your word-press admin.
  • Search translucent image slideshow gallery plugin using search option.
  • Find the plugin and click ‘Install Now’ link.
  • Finally click activate plug-in link to activate the plug-in.

Method 3

  • Download the plugin from download location.
  • Go to ‘add new’ menu under ‘plugins’ tab in your word press admin.
  • Select upload link (top link menu).
  • Upload the available file and click install now.
  • Finally click activate plug-in link to activate the plug-in.

Frequently asked questions

Q1. How to arrange the width & height of the slideshow?

Go to Dashboard → Settings → Translucent slideshow

The above option only for widget, for pages and posts this option available in the short code itself.

Q2. How to change the slide delay time?

Go to Dashboard → Settings → Translucent slideshow. In this page we have option to update the slide delay and speed.

Q3. Where to upload my image?

Go to Dashboard → Settings → Translucent slideshow

In the above link you can find the “Image directory” text box to enter the image folder. your images should available in that folder.

Example (default folder) :


Note :
Folder directory path should start with “wp-content” folder (see above example).
Folder directory path should end with slash “/” (see above example)

You have to change this folder location to your original location. (Best practice is don’t upload your original image into this default folder instead you change this default path to original path)

4. How the slide show manages the order?

The file names are returned in the order in which they are stored by the file system.

Plugin official page

Download location