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Highlighting Photography Of Realtor John Nilsson Vail, CO

Published: 07/01/2009
By: larry

I recently exchanged e-mails with John Nilsson of Vail, CO. His e-mail signature give several links to his current listings:

I'm very impressed with Johns work. John does his own photography and worked with his web developer to create this simple but unique design for a home tour. As I told John, I think he has done a very masterful job of presenting his listings. The photography is stunning and the presentation is very elegant.I wanted to point out that John's tour design is an example of a style you see frequently in custom designed upper-end home tours where the viewer has no control over the tour. That is, you can't stop it or select a particular image. This design is a trade-off between making it so viewers don't have to do anything and a more complex navigation scheme. For some people this style of tour is frustrating. On the other hand, this "no navigation" design has a certain simple elegance.

5 comments on “Highlighting Photography Of Realtor John Nilsson Vail, CO”

  1. Slideshow Pro...never heard of it but it is very nice. Thanks for the tip, Larry! I'll have to add that to my sites.

    Jose, I like very much your use of words with photos. That's a nice pair of websites you have there.

    John, I love the welcome dog on Black Bear Lane!

  2. Jose,

    Very, very nice work - I really like your layout and the lightbox effect.

    I photograph, host and design my own tours and believe the user does need some control over the content...and if you design it using html (giving up some of the fancy flash interaction), the tours are sure to get indexed by google and yahoo and start to show up as search results.

    here is an example of some of my work, where I also slideshowpro (big fax of that program):


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