This past weekend I updated the media collection plugins on moodle.org. For the filter, atto and assignsubmission plugins, after testing it was determined no changes were actually needed except to flag that they support the newer versions. The main module itself however has had some necessary changes. Change log: Updated […]

Media collection v2.9.0.1 for M2.9/3.0/3.1



Gusion - Front
On my recent trip to Japan, I picked up a number of Gunpla kits (as one does). First cab off the rank to get put together was the ASW-G-11 Gundam GusionĀ from the Iron Blooded Orphans series. The large bulky armour really gives it a good look that goes well with […]

ASW-G-11 Gundam Gusion


Lightbox gallery view page
I recently released the latest version of the Lightbox gallery plugin for Moodle. The main purpose was to ensure the plugin continued to work well under the recently released Moodle 3.1. That said, there have been a few other changes too.     Change log: Update activity icon (thanks rrusso […]

Lightbox gallery v2.8.0.6


Jurassic Park Gate 2
I recently visited Universal Studios Japan and being the huge Jurassic Park fan I am, I wasted no time getting this awesome nanoblock kit of the Jurassic Park gate. The only thing that’d make it more awesome is if they made a little Ford Explorer kit to go with it […]

Jurassic Park Gate Nanoblock



RX-78 assembling the Zaku
I finally found the time this weekend to finish off my new Zaku II, the first main Zaku I’ve built – and Zaku designs are awesome, so I should really do more of them. I just love how this thing looks with the Blue/Purple colour scheme. I’ve set it up […]

MS-06R-1A Zaku II High Mobility Type


Advanced options not hidden behind a 'show more' link
As the maintainer of the Lightbox gallery resource module for Moodle, yesterday I released two version updates – one for M2.7 and one for 2.8/2.9. The list of changes overall is rather small: mod_form: Show all settings without needing to click ‘show more’ GITHUB-69: Fix overlay to be on top […]

Lightbox gallery v2.8.0.4 / 2.7.1.1


Whats in the box?
A package arrived today and lil RX couldn’t wait to get a look at what was inside… The track and end pieces are to finish off the small N-gauge station I’ve been putting together. The Zaku II – well you can never have enough Zakus, and RX-kun can never have […]

A new arrival



Media size - small 3
A number of new features and enhancements are being worked on for the Media collection activity. The goal of some to improve the usability and simplify work flows, others just bringing some nice extra functionality.

Media collection – upcoming features