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A static website generator that allows you to tell a story with your pictures

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Prosopopee. Static site generator for your story.

Make beautiful customizable pictures galleries that tell a story using a static website generator written in Python. You don't need to care about css, code and presentation, manage your contents in YAML file and Prosopopee will take care about the rest.

Prosopopee is sections oriented, make it very flexible, many kinds of section already available:

  • Parallax
  • Group of pics (gallery)
  • Paragraph
  • Iframe (Youtube, Maps, etc..)
  • Quote
  • And more



Prosopopee currently supports:

  • Automatic generation
  • Lightweight
  • Thumbnails & multiple resolutions for fast previews (JPEG progressive)
  • Videos support
  • Mobile friendly
  • Caching for fast rendering
  • Multi level gallery
  • Support themes (default, material, light)
  • Password access (encrypt page)
  • Image lazy loading
  • Night Mode
  • Completely static output is easy to host anywhere
  • Hackable


You can find example usages here:

Code example

title: Title
date: 2015-12-18
cover: P1070043-01-01.jpeg
  - type: full-picture
    image: P1060979-01-01.jpeg
    fixed: true
      title: My Story
      sub_title: some subtitle
      date: 2015-12-18
  - type: paragraph
    title: Beautiful Title
    text: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula eget dolor
  - type: pictures-group
        - P1060938-01-01.jpeg
        - P1060946-01-01.jpeg
        - P1060947-01-01.jpeg
        - P1060948-01-01.jpeg


  prosopopee test
  prosopopee preview
  prosopopee deploy
  prosopopee autogen (-d <folder> | --all ) [--force]
  prosopopee (-h | --help)
  prosopopee --version

  test          Verify all your yaml data                                       
  preview       Start preview webserver on port 8000                            
  deploy        Deploy your website                                             
  autogen       Generate gallery automaticaly                                   
  -h, --help    Show this screen.                                               
  --version     Show version.






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