iPicture – create interactive pictures with extra descriptions

iPicture is a jQuery plugin that helps you create interactive pictures with extra descriptions, like tagging a photo. This plugin has a configuration wizard, you can drag and drop the tooltips over the image, for placing and setting up the plugin.

You can easily customize the plugin: you can add extra icons for the tooltip or you can choose to animate it. You can integrate the plugin with slideshows or sliders.

Demo

How to use

1. The HTML & CSS

<ul id="iPicture">
  <li id="picture1" style="background: url('images/image1.jpg')"></li>
  <li id="picture2" style="background: url('images/image2.jpg')"></li>
  <li id="picture3" style="background: url('images/image3.jpg')"></li>
  <li id="picture4" style="background: url('images/image4.jpg')"></li>
</ul>

* the images must be defined as background, with given width, height and position:

#picture1, #picture2, #picture3, #picture4 {
  width: 900px;      //images width
  height: 528px;     //images height
  position: relative;
  margin:0 auto;
}

2. The JS

The minimal configuration includes:

jQuery(document).ready(function(){
    $( "#iPicture" ).iPicture({
      pictures: ["picture1","picture2","picture3", ...all pictures' ID],
      moreInfos:{
        "picture1":[
          {"id":"picture1-more1","descr":"led for better lighting ","top":"307px","left":"367px"},
          {"id":"picture1-more3","descr":"exclusive wheel design","top":"459px","left":"248px"},
          {"id":"picture1-more6","descr":"special exterior design","top":"196px","left":"187px"},
          {"id":"picture1-more7","descr":"better drag coefficient","top":"46px","left":"545px"}],
          ... each photo and its tooltips ...}
    });
});

Documentation & Download

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