LumiereFebruary Joomla Template
Lumiere, the February 2013 template release, uses HTML5 to offer video functionality in the header, to create a dynamic and interactive user experience. The design complements the modern approach, with rich, subtle and sophisticated visuals.
The template is founded on the Gantry Framework, the core that underpins the templates features. Numerous design features are also included such as RokSprocket integrated styling for its various layout modes.
Features and Screenshots
- Joomla 2.5 & Joomla 3.x Compatible
- Responsive Layout
- 9 Preset Styles
- 76 Module Positions
- 8 Styled & Numerous Structural Module Suffixes
- RokSprocket Responsive Layout Integrated
- HTML5 Video Support in the Header
- Styled Support for Responsive K2 Layout
- Powerful Gantry 4 Framework
- Custom Content Typography
- DropDown Menu & Splitmenu
- FF, Safari, Chrome, Opera, IE8+ Compatible
- HTML5, CSS3, LESS CSS
Lumiere's responsive grid system is designed for desktop, tablet and smartphone systems, each with minor modifications to ensure compatibility in each mode.
HTML5 Video in the Header
Lumiere uses HTML5 support for displaying stunning videos and images in the header. The stunning videos for each preset are generously provided by Downloops.com.
At Downloops.com you can download 200 artistic videos for reasonable price, as well as the royalty-free video loop backgrounds. They are designed to work great with video, on stage, in clubs and bars.
Michael Schneider, the founder of Downloops and the videos creator, is also available for custom video work if required.
Responsive Layout for RokSprocket
Lumiere comes with the RokSprocket extension that are built to work with a responsive layout and support mobile touch events, such as 'swipe'.
K2 (3rd Party) Responsive Layout
K2 is the popular powerful content extension for Joomla! with CCK-like features. Lumiere also comes with the K2 extension that is built to work with the responsive layout.
Downloading the Template Files
To install the template, you need one of the following files.
Files required for the template to function:
- Template (Standalone) lumiere-template.zip - Standalone template file without the Gantry Framework.
- Template (Bundle) lumiere-bundle.zip - Template plus the Gantry Framework.
- RokNavMenu - Required for the menu to work.
There are other files that you may wish to download that accompany the release, but are not required for the template to work.
- Source PNG(s) lumiere-sources.zip - Adobe® Fireworks PNG source file(s) and any applicable fonts.
- Source BG PNG(s) lumiere-sources-bg.zip - Adobe® Fireworks PNG BG source file(s). Only distributed if the template has complex BGs.
- RocketLauncher lumiere-rocketlauncher_j25(_j30).zip - Demo replica installer.
Using the Joomla Installer
- Install the template at Admin → Extensions → Extensions Manager → Browse for lumiere-template.zip → Upload & Install
Making Lumiere the Default
Frequently Asked Questions
This is a non-exhaustive changelog for the Lumiere Template, inclusive of any alpha, beta, release candidate and final versions.