Gallery Management: Learn to crop a new custom thumb in NextGen Gallery for any single image.
When NextGen Gallery creates your thumbnail images it crops from the center of the image. This can be especially annoying for portrait artists when they see the heads cut off their images.
Navigate to Gallery> Galleries and open the gallery with the images you want to crop.
Some browsers will not show this feature, some older versions of Internet Explorer and Safari. Installing Firefox should rectify the problem. Here’s the link to download the FireFox browser (it’s free) http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/personal.html
Image credit: Sheila Norgate – “Dog of indeterminate lineage shown here in freudian slip” 48×36″, mixed media on canvas