Slow loading of photo pages ~~ reason why ~~

I've been looking around some of the threads on this problem. And here is the horror story I have found.
When you load a photo page it not only downloads the thumbnails but also the full size image as well!! So the web page loads all the thumbnails and all the larger copies, come on Apple!
Safari activity monitor window for the photo page load.
http://web.mac.com/molestrangler/.../CIMG2846.jpg
http://web.mac.com/molestrangler/.../CIMG2846_1.jpg
The thumbnail 'CMI2846_1.jpg' is only 14.8 kb but 'CIMG2846.jpg' is a massive 115 kb. The total kb of all my thumbnails is 295.3 kb, now add the total of the full size images of 2302 kb.
Now these larger images should come down after all the thumbnails have loaded and the main page has been built. I cannot say this is a good approach because if you click on a thumbnail before all the larger images are downloaded the larger image does not appear if not downloaded though the photo page cuz it's not in the Safari cache...doh!!!
When you click on an image it not only loads the image you want to see but the image before and after for the slideshow. But you clicked on an image and not the slide show button...doh!!
It also loads the slideshow.js and transitions.js, this should only happen when you click on the slideshow button...doh!! I assume this relies on all the images being in the Safari cache, if not then the slideshow is likely to fail.
http://web.mac.com/molestrangler/.../CIMG2843.jpg
http://web.mac.com/molestrangler/.../CIMG2844.jpg
http://web.mac.com/molestrangler/.../CIMG2845.jpg
http://www.mac.com/1/slideshow/scripts/launcher.js
http://www.mac.com/1/slideshow/scripts/slideshow.js
Who in Apple has this bright idea...it maybe works ok on their lab LAN but in the real work people do not have the luxury of such connections to the Internet.

jesper_ray wrote:
Whenever i open photo album it takes time to open it and says updating photo can u please help me with this
It sounds as though you may have quite a few photos stored in your phone and the devices 32 Mega Bytes of RAM is struggling to cope. I would consider transferring some pictures to a PC for safe storage to give the phone a bit of breathing space.
All the best.
Ray.

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