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Regardless if you’re a fashion, wedding, landscape, aerial or event photographer, you must know that great photography must be accompanied by a great website design. And because there are endless possibilities out there, we want to give you a helping hand to choose only the best options for you!
We gathered here 25 of our favorite WordPress photography themes that are super useful and easy to use if you want to create gorgeous galleries, eye-catching homepages or even online shops and integrated blogs! Most of these photography themes can we be tweaked in order to work for any theme or field you may think of, with no coding knowledge! Take a look here and let us know which ones of these photographer WordPress themes are your favorite!
Avada is one of the best selling WordPress themes of all time. It’s a great choice for both professionals and beginners because you don’t need to have any coding knowledge. This theme allows you to import full demos or partial demos in order to make your life faster and smoother. Avada gives you power and flexibility when creating your own unique website with the help of Fusion Theme Options, Fusion Page Options and Fusion Builder. Everything is as easy as drag & drop and your photographs will look stunning!
Uncode is a powerful WordPress theme with lots of creative potential. This theme is based on WPBakery Page Builder (Visual Composer). Because it has a very clean and minimalist design we think it’s perfect for photographers and any other kind of creatives such as freelancers, designers, developers, blogs, magazines, architects etc. Uncode also comes with Revolution Slider, LayerSliderheaders and iLightbox so you can make sure that your photography work looks stunning on every screen!
Stockholm is one of the bestselling WordPress themes of all times that comes packed with a super clean and minimalist design. Because it’s so versatile, Stockholm theme can be used for endless purposes starting with photography portfolios, business showcase, architecture studio, design agency and ending with restaurants, shops or hotels. This theme is super easy to use because it comes with the Drag & Drop Page Builder and lots of intuitive options that will help you create a stunning website that will offer a unique experience to your clients and visitors.
Kalium is a well-organized, creative WordPress theme that will showcase your work and your images in a stunning way. You can use it to create portfolios for agencies, photographers, travel agencies, businesses, fitness centers, restaurants, medical, construction, product landing pages, education websites or any other purpose you might think of. You can also use Kalium to create awesome online shops. Kalium is very easy to customize because of its rich features such as Theme Options and rich Drag and Drop content builder. This theme comes has an award-winning design so you’ll be able to create eye-catching, unforgettable websites and portfolios.
KingSize Fullscreen Photography is a WordPress theme that gives you the unique capability to create unlimited galleries and sliders to share your work and images with the world. This theme is eCommerce ready in case you want to add an online shop to your portfolio. KindSize lets you choose from unlimited color palettes and skins and 7 different gallery types (Colorbox, Fancybox, Galleria, Orbit, PrettyPhoto, SlideViewer etc). One of its best features is the option to pick a fullscreen image or video as the background for your homepage or any other page on your website.
Story is a sharp and super clean WordPress theme. This theme was created with photographers and creatives in mind and it comes with tons of awesome features such as a fullscreen slider, custom headers and custom background sections, which make Story the perfect theme for showcasing and selling your work and products. Story theme can be used for various purposes and can be easily twisted to fit your needs and ideas. This theme combines awesome design with parallax animation that will make your portfolio look great on every screen or browser.
Dandelion is a very powerful Premium WordPress Theme that’s perfect for presenting your products, services, work and even yourself to your audience in a professional way. Changing the design and colors is very easy and using this theme doesn’t require any coding knowledge. This theme is fully responsive and it fits and looks great on various devices and screen sizes. Dandelion comes packed with 3 impressive portfolio galleries – portfolio showcase (perfect for projects with lots of details), a main gallery with pagination, filters and lightbox preview and a gallery where you can insert custom descriptions.
TheGem is a high-performance WordPress theme that was created to suit lots of purposes and creative ideas. This theme is mobile and Retina ready and it comes with more than 150 pre-made demos that you can choose from and start designing your own stunning portfolio. TheGem will bring your ideas to life with eight navigation settings in over 20 styles, flexible page layouts and many more options. We strongly recommend this theme for any photographer or creative that wants to showcase their work and present themselves to the world. TheGem also lets you create an integrated blog where you can share your stories and ideas.
Photolux is an elegant and modern Portfolio and Photography WordPress Theme that was created with photographers and creatives in mind. It’s perfect for anyone that needs to create an awesome portfolio to showcase their work and services. Photolux is powered by the advanced Pexeto Panel, which lets you customize lots of options that will make it easier to modify any part of your portfolio website. The best part of all? It doesn’t require any coding knowledge!
Blaszok is a multipurpose fully responsive WordPress theme that’s both beautiful and easy to use. This theme comes packed with lots of powerful customization tools and features and many demos you can choose from. Blaszok is fully responsive and Retina ready and it also includes some awesome plugins: Visual Composer, Slider Revolution, custom widgets & tons of shortcodes that will make your work easier. This theme works with WordPress 4.5+ and is perfect for creatives that are searching for a clean and modern solution to present their images and sell their work and products.
Tripod is a fully responsive WordPress theme with a clean and simple design that uses the Drag & Drop layout builder to help photographers, illustrators, designers etc create stunning websites for themselves or their projects. This theme gives you the option to have multiple blog layouts such as grid view, thumbnails view, mosaic or list view. You can also add background images or patterns for individual posts or for the whole website. One of its best features is the ‘Like’ feature that lets your clients and visitors interact with your galleries and create a rating for your work. When a certain post reaches 50 likes it will become ‘hot’, but you can also change the like limit.
Flashlight is an awesome WordPress theme that’s both stylish and super flexible. This complex theme was created with photographers in mind! It’s suited for both users with no coding knowledge and developers. Flashlight lets you customize the design as you wish and you can modify the layout, styling, colors and fonts very easy and fast. One of its greatest options is that it lets you create 5 different gallery types. By using Flashlight you’re making sure that you’ve found a great solution to showcase your photography work and projects with the world. You just need to upload your images, select a gallery type and you’re all set!
Vellum is a fully responsive and SEO optimized theme that comes with a unique structure. This theme lets you create any layout or style you might have in mind by changing and twisting its multiple features. Vellum is a perfect theme for eCommerce, travel, real estate, photography, music, one page, or even wedding and events – the possibilities are endless! Vellum comes packed with Slider Revolution, UberMenu (a great choice for creating mega-menus), Visual Composer and parallax backgrounds.
Newave is an awesome WordPress theme that we think is a perfect fit for photographers and any other type of creative. It comes with tons of customizing options and it lets you modify and pick from 6 home sections, background video support, parallax slider, fullscreen slider, 4 navigation styles, customizable backgrounds (you can add block colors, images or even patterns), Font Awesome icons and many more!
Photo Nexus WordPress Gallery is the perfect option for anyone that wants to publish and showcase a self-managed gallery of photos or personal designs. This theme has a modern and clean look and it focuses on your content and images. Photo Nexus comes packed with great gallery options such as landscape and portrait support, dynamic thumbnail creation, auto slideshow, direct linking photos with commenting, easy sorting of gallery images and many more!
Photo Me is a clean WordPress theme created especially for creative photography-related portfolio websites. This theme was built using the latest WordPress technology and it’s fully responsive to all browsers, devices and screen sizes. Photo Me comes with predefined options for photographers, designers etc that can be accessed and modified very easily. This theme also comes with more than 50 templates for photo galleries and creative portfolios.
BORDER is a very cool and modern WordPress theme that’s both stylish and easy to use! It was created for professional photographers that are searching for a great option to showcase their work and services online. This theme comes with an intuitive interface and its main focus is on your content and images. It’s perfect for all kinds of photography – landscape, people, food, weddings, fashion and more!
LENS is another great option that we strongly recommend for creative photo galleries. This theme was created to provide everything you need for creating a perfect photo gallery for your style and desires. LENS has a flat design with minimal accents and fullscreen slideshows, grid-system photo galleries and more! This theme also lets you create cool animated page transitions.
JKreativ is multipurpose WordPress theme that’s both fully responsive and SEO Optimized. It’s perfect for creating professional photography websites, hotel websites, interior, architecture and anything else you might think of! This theme is also WooCommerce ready which means you can easily open an online shop for your artworks or services. Jkreativ comes packed with awesome styling options and features that will help you create a unique version.
JPhotolio is premium WordPress theme created with wedding photographers in mind. This awesome theme lets you create unlimited galleries with unlimited sizes, styles and color schemes so you can create the perfect one for you and your work. This theme also lets you insert videos and music so you’ll visitors will have the best experience ever!
Jevelin is one of the most popular multipurpose WordPress themes that comes with lots of demos that you can import and modify as you wish. Jevelin is perfect for corporate homepages, startup landing pages, event websites and creative galleries for photographers or artists. By using the Theme Options Control Panel you can easily change any aspect you want.
Vega is a super minimalist Wordpress theme that’s perfect for showcasing your services, portfolios and any creative photography-related website ideas. Vega is fully responsive and it looks perfect on all devices. The awesome Content Builder gives you the option to create multi-layout galleries!
H-Code is a multipurpose WordPress Theme that will help you build creative websites for your personal ideas and businesses in no time. This theme comes with 50 ready-to-use homepage templates that you can choose from in order to start creating your own unique portfolio website.
Camilla the perfect choice if you want to create a fullscreen horizontal photo gallery for your works! This WordPress theme comes packed with minimalistic design, great functionality and lots of modern features! You can easily change the colors, layouts and insert your own art into it!
Brooklyn is a bestselling WordPress theme that can be used for unlimited purposes and ideas. We strongly recommend it for photographers, agencies, freelancers, startups, blogs, magazines, portfolios and more!