OK.. anyone. What the heck and I doing wrong?? I have been wrestling with this zenfolio issue for weeks now. Here is the deal. I JUST created a NEW Zenfiolio account and a CLEAN WP install to test the issue.
I used a clean install of photonic, left all settings at the default and used this shortcode on my test page:
[gallery type='zenfolio' view='photosets' object_id='p415916247' photoset_type='Gallery' thumb_size='1' columns='3' ]
My Zenfiolio page is:
My wordpress test server is internal, but here are the screenshots: