Want to create an online photo album for your family, or create an online photo viewing / sharing community ? Gallery 2 is the perfect open source program that offer such functionality, it is easy to install and use and it is designed to be modular, that means there are lots of contributed third-party addon modules that you can install to extend the function of Gallery.
Gallery 2 is flexible, it can be a stand alone program, or if you have already setup a popular blog or CMS and thinking of offering a photo album in it, gallery 2 is the software for you, it is able to integrate with lots of the popular open source blogging and CMS program available.
Similar to most popular CMS and blogging program that offer a remote blogging client to ease the content writing task, galley 2 has adopted a similar approach and apart from uploading photos directly through the gallery website, you can have an option to instal a remote photo upload client in your computer for the ease of uploding photos to the gallery 2 website.
Go through the tutorial and get an online photo album setup in your hosting account in minutes.