Best Of Photos

If the rating system is enabled in Table II-B7 and configured in Table IV-E according to your preferences, you can easely display the best recently rated photos using shortcode type="bestof".
Example:
[wppa type="bestof" count="6" sortby="ratingcount" period="lastyear" height="120"][/wppa]

1
Gold medal
Photo by: Jaap Breetvelt
4 max ratings
5 votes
Rating: 3.80.
3
Gold medal
Photo by: Jaap Breetvelt
3 max ratings
5 votes
Rating: 4.40.
1985
Silver medal
Photo by: Jaap Breetvelt
3 max ratings
4 votes
Rating: 4.25.
2
Silver medal
Photo by: Jaap Breetvelt
1 max rating
4 votes
Rating: 3.00.
2029
Silver medal
Photo by: Jaap Breetvelt
2 max ratings
4 votes
Rating: 3.75.
2286
Photo by: wppa-admin
2 max ratings
3 votes
Rating: 4.33.

The shortcode version supports the following optional atributes:

Attribute (default) Example Meaning
page (0) page="4711" linkpage
count (1) count="12" max number to show
sortby (maxratingcount) sortby="meanrating" the selection criterium. Must be one ot of "maxratingcount", "meanrating" or "ratingcount"
display (photo) display="owner" what to show. Must be one out of "photo" or "owner"
period (thisweek) display="lastyear" the period to look for. Must be one out of "lastweek", "thisweek", "lastmonth", "thismonth", "lastyear" or "thisyear"
maxratings (yes) maxratings="no" Whether to display the number of max ratings. Either "yes"or "no"
meanrat (yes) meanrat="no" Whether to display the mean rating. Either "yes"or "no"
ratcount (yes) ratcount="yes" Whether to display the number of votes. Either "yes"or "no"
linktype (none) linktype="owneralbums" What to show on the linkpage. Must be one out of "none", "owneralbums", "ownerphotos" or "upldrphotos"
fontsize (The setting in Table II-J3) fontsize="10" The size of the font used in the subtitles
lineheight (fontsize * 1.5) lineheight="15" The lineheight for the subtitles
height (200) height="120" The total height of the displayed images

The feature is also available as widget.
The first widget shows the best rated photos last year based on mean value.

The second widget shows the best rated photos this year based on number of max ratings.

The second widget shows the names (and links to all their photos) of the best photographers of last year, based on number of max ratings.

You can select various time periods, selection critera and display options.