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Photo Galleries are back! Instructions below.

Dear forum users,
Thank you for your patience with the Photo galleries. We've got your galleries online!
We have finished writing a custom script to migrate the PhotoPlog to vBulletin5’s albums.

Unfortunately V-Bulletin killed the "Photoplogs" in their software upgrade which was unforeseen and we're the first development group to have written a script for getting the galleries back... that said, it took some time to reverse engineer the code and get the albums to move over seamlessly!

Forum users will be able to access their “PhotoPlog” images through their user profile page by clicking on the “Media” tab.
They will also be able to browse other albums by going to the albums page. (On the forum site, there is a link in the black bar beside “Forums” to the albums.)

In order for users to create an album please follow the steps below.
1) Go to user profile page and click “Media”
2) Click Add Photos
3) Enter Photo Gallery Title in the first field
4) Click Upload or Select from Photo Album to add photos
5) Click Post
6) Once posted, the album will be created as a “Topic” on the albums page for the public to see. The topic title will be the “Photo Gallery Title” they created before uploading their photos.


To create this migration path we used vBulletin5’s default album structure. Unfortunately, it won’t work like the “PhotoPlog” but is an album/gallery component on the forum now.
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  • Aussie readers

    Has anyone built the Igloo style pizza oven, that was shown on the better homes and garden program in June 08?
    If you have or thinking about building the pizza oven, let me know, I would like to exchange ideas.
    Leados in SA

  • #2
    Re: Aussie readers

    Leados,
    don't waste your time with Home and Garden.
    The Pompeii oven from Forno Bravo is much, much better. Mine is an absolute beaut and impresses everyone who sees and eats from it.
    The information that you get from these forum members is better than any magazine ot TV show special. What's more, it's all free along with all the e cookbooks etc.

    Neill
    Prevention is better than cure, - do it right the first time!

    The more I learn, the more I realise how little I know


    Neill’s Pompeiii #1
    http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f8/n...-1-a-2005.html
    Neill’s kitchen underway
    http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f35/...rway-4591.html

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    • #3
      Re: Aussie readers

      I too had a look at that idea but quickly abandoned it in favour of the Pompei style on this site.
      My opinion is that the detail and support is here at this site.
      I haven't built yet but i know when i do start, all the info is here.
      My $0.02 worth

      Steve

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      • #4
        Re: Aussie readers

        Leados,
        Who put you on to this mongrel site? Some arseole, eh.

        Mate, we (I, actually), began a cheap "earth oven" project.(Cause the barbie is cactus eh, so it's remove or remodel: I chose the religious route and built over what was once a sacred (albeit inferior) site.
        Went into town, (Bundaberg), looking for a few floor bricks, and I was bowled over by the reception I got.
        Maybe I'm lucky, and I know I'm blessd. [Crap! I can't even spell the word. Tidak apa apa.]
        Even though the mob at the brickworks knew I wasn't there to buy $50,000 in bricks, they went well out of their way to explain different refractory properties of raw materials, most of which I knew. (Sorry, I'm a potential smartarse: I can tell shit from clay, and a good red cask wine from an expensive bullshit label.)
        So what?
        So they introduced me to FornoBravo.

        Leados, if I was to free fall into the Wood Fired Oven community a second time, I would hope to be so lucky again.
        jeff the luddite.
        ps. contact me re bricks, eh. jh.

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        • #5
          Re: Aussie readers

          Leados,
          Mate, having read my previous post seventy or eighty times, (and No: why do you ask? OCD--? hahaha. Not here. Dyslectics need not apply.)
          Promise to you, my man.Within the limits of my Carers digital skills, there shall appear a sequence of images of our dome-building procedure*. I reckon it's pretty good: but further than that, you look around and you adapt whatever is to hand:all good eh.
          Forno Bravo rules supreme , Leados.
          Betul. jh.

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          • #6
            Re: Aussie readers

            Hi Leados

            I too am new to this and about to start this project at home
            (along with outdoor cinema setup... )
            the simple idea of having a pizza and woodfired bread has grown to outdoor screening of movies in the backyard, help-yourself-pizzas etc... grand plans for a person who has never laid a brick before...

            Anyway, ClayPave in QLD sell everything you need, and will deliver nation-wide
            claypave.com.au
            They can also suggest local resellers

            Here in NSW - Field Furnace Refractories
            fieldfurnace.com.au/index.php

            are highly recommended, and very helpful
            again sell everything you need

            These companies should be able to point you to local resellers for all your refractory needs

            Word or warning - alumina bricks are pricey... 40% alumina $2.40each and you need a few of them

            I am trying to locate cheaper products at the moment

            I hope this helps

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