Version 3 is a complete rewrite from scratch, re-imagining how Sunshine Photo Cart works and helps photographers make more money from their online photo galleries.
WATCH 1 MIN TEASER TRAILER VIDEO
Completely New Look
Galleries, image views, add-to-cart, checkout, admin, settings… every single thing has a new look in version 3. Watch the video to get a glimpse of what it all looks like.
New Features & Add-ons
PREVIOUS PRO FEATURES NOW IN FREE!
- Masonry & Mosaic thumbnail styles are now part of the free plugin!
- Stripe and Square are available to free users!5% Platform Fee will be applied to each payment accepted, paid Stripe add-on and Plus/Pro users will not have a Platform fee as always
NEW CORE FEATURES
- Store view! Let customers view list of available products for a gallery and make adding multiple images to cart much easier
- New Cover theme! A whole new theme within Sunshine for your galleries with a large cover photo
- Multiple pagination styles: Numbered, “load more” button, automatic infinite scrolling
- Multiple tax rates with options down to the postal/zip code
- Unlimited flat rate shipping methods available at different price points
- Distraction free checkout experience for better checkout optimization and higher conversions
- Test payment method for easier set up and testing
- Improved email content customization
- Multi-Image Products: Products, like picture boxes or albums, that let customers select many photos
- Advanced Shipping: Restrict flat rate shipping options based on many criteria for more complex shipping options
SIGNIFICANTLY UPDATED ADD-ONS
- Packages: Brand new UI for how customers assign images in their package that is much more user-friendly
- Advanced Analytics: More charts/reports about your sales and the new Customer Timeline so you can see exactly how customers interact with your galleries
- Volume Galleries: Finally out of beta, easily create many galleries at once – great for sports and schools
- Digital Downloads: More customization options for free downloads in galleries and digital download products
- Lightbox: Whole new lightbox layout with even more customization options
- Product Options: Improved UI for easier product option selection
- Exports: More options for which orders to export and now also export customer data
Want more previews of the add-ons?
See all the new promotional videos for every add-on in Sunshine Photo Cart 3
Will I need to upgrade?
You may continue using version 2 + add-ons for as long as you want and upgrade when it makes sense for you. However, there will be no more bug fixes or updates to version 2 of the the core plugin.
Will I need to pay for this upgrade?
If you already have an active Sunshine Photo Cart plan, you will not need to pay again for this upgrade. Individual add-ons will also get upgraded at no additional cost.
What if I have custom code or designs?
It is highly recommended to create a staging site and test version 3 and any customizations. Create a support ticket for help with your customizations for version 3.
Will I lose any data in the upgrade?
When you upgrade from version 2 to version 3, an upgrade script will run and keep all your galleries, images, orders, and settings in tact. It is still HIGHLY recommended to test the upgrade process on a staging/test site first.
Should I buy now or wait until version 3 is out?
Buy now! Prices will be going up when version 3 is released but you can lock in current pricing for the lifetime of your license if you buy now.