This is a collection of 10+ top quality photography WordPress themes for professional photographers, amateur photographers, photo bloggers, selfie snappers, and visual artists. These premium themes have been specifically designed with the photographer in mind.
Some of the templates are complete photography website solutions while others are lean and lightweight designs that give you the freedom to add your own functionality with standard WordPress functions and/or your favourite plugins.
One feature all these themes have in common however is they’re from reputable and trusted WordPress theme shops / developers, so you can be confident you’re getting a quality theme to build your photography website.
Rich Gallery WordPress Theme
Rich Gallery is a modern and minimalist gallery WordPress theme ideal for photographers, artists, designers and others wanting to showcase their portfolio of photos, video or design work. The premium theme from RichWP has a fully adaptive and mobile responsive design that’s minimal but bold and visually stunning to ensure your photos really stand out. Some of the key features include: the ability to build galleries from posts or pages, support for native WordPress post formats, WooCommerce ready for ecommerce, professional looking blog, great looking gallery and post list layouts, easy color customization, logo integration, multiple widget areas, icon menu, translation ready, quality code to WordPress standards, supports most Jetpack plugin features (like tiled galleries, contact forms, and so on), comment rules and more.
Tempo WordPress Theme
Tempo is a beautiful photography and portfolio WordPress theme from WPZOOM. The premium theme has a great minimal design perfect for photographers, artists, designers and others to showcase their photos or portfolio of work online. It also has heaps of useful features and functionality to easily create a unique and functional photography portfolio websites.
Some of the key features include: a mobile friendly responsive design, masonry or grid layouts, 2 color skins (light or dark), multiple header layouts (logo centred, left or right aligned), multiple thumbnail aspect ratios (landscape (4:3), portrait (3:4), and square (1:1), or original with no cropping), WordPress customizer support (for easily customization of the colors, fonts, background, logo, menu, widgets and many others), full screen images in posts (to create distraction-free galleries using large images), WooCommerce ready, infinite scroll, Jetpack support, easy translation support and more.
F22 WordPress Theme
F22 is a multi-purpose mobile friendly photography portfolio WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press. The premium theme has a modern, simple and minimalist design ideal for showcasing your work and ensures your images take center stage. F22 allows to show off your portfolio, sell your photography or artwork, and run a blog all in the one place.
The custom homepage allows you to display a welcome message with information about yourself along with image links to your latest photo galleries. It has a 2 column grid design allowing you to showcase portrait and landscape images without cropping. You can mix and match various layouts and alignments in the portfolio galleries and bring your photos to life by telling a story about each one. Photos are full size and you don’t need to crop or resize.
Some of the other key features of the theme include: easy customization options (to easily tweak the design and change the colors, fonts etc), ecommerce ready with ability to sell photos, prints and downloads (integrates with the free Sell Media plugin and all of it’s extensions so you can sell and license photos and sell prints online), lots of fonts, custom colors, custom widgets, infinite scroll, JetPack integration (add carousels, contact forms, likes, social sharing, subscriptions, galleries etc), translation ready, custom backgrounds, custom menus, and more.
Camera WordPress Theme
Camera is a beautifully minimal and distraction free photography and portfolio WordPress theme. The premium theme from Array is ideal for photo blogs, photo series, photography portfolios, travel blogs, food blogs and others wanting to showcase their photography. The theme has large featured images, unique full width carousel for photo series, options for landscape and portrait photographs, mobile and tablet ready responsive design, light or dark color schemes, slide-out sidebar, custom logo, beautiful typography, WordPress Customizer support, translation ready, infinite scroll support and more.
Folio WordPress Theme
Folio is an eye catching and modern portfolio and photography WordPress theme from Press75. The premium theme has a clean and simple responsive grid design for creative professionals to easily publish their portfolio of photos and/or videos.
The key feature of the Folio theme is the grid portfolio with AJAX filtering functionality. You can set up categories of your work and upload images of different sizes and aspect ratios and the theme will display the images in a grid automatically. Each individual post can contain a single image or video, or a gallery of images. Clicking on any image, video, or gallery will bring up a beautiful Lightbox display with a dimmed background.
Some of the other notable features of the theme include: a fully responsive design framework, easy color customization, infinite scroll capability, social media options, custom menus, and more.
PhotoNote WordPress Theme
PhotoNote is a beautiful WordPress theme designed for photography and portfolio websites. The premium theme from WPZOOM has undergone a major re-design and includes many new features and improvements. It has a simple and modern design that’s ideal for showcasing your photos and blogging.
Some of the key features include: a widgetized homepage, a touch-enabled slideshow on the front page that supports both landscape and portrait-oriented images, a fully responsive mobile design, masonry layouts for posts, WordPress Customizer integration for easy customization (change the logo, fonts, colours, background, widgets and more), JetPack plugin support for Lightbox Carousel or Mosaic Gallery, a sliding sidebar panel, YouTube and Vimeo video support for fullview video, light or dark skin options, automatic framework updates, theme options panel and more.
Photocrati WordPress Theme
Photocrati is a unique and powerful WordPress theme / website solution for photographers and visual artists. The theme is built by photographers so they understand what photographers require in a theme and website. Photocrati is an all-in-one photography website solution that lets you display your photos, blog and sell your images with built-in ecommerce functionality. Some of the key features include: 60+ homepage looks out of the box (15 photo-centric starting designs and 4 homepage gallery styles to mix/match with each design), 5 beautiful gallery displays with lots of gallery customization options, powerful back end gallery management, mobile compatibility, built-in ecommerce, strong copyright and image protection, theme admin panel with powerful customization options and more.
Photogenic WordPress Theme
Photogenic is a premium photography WordPress theme designed for all types of photographers. The beautiful, feature rich theme from Obox Themes is built for professional photographers, casual photographers and Instagram users. It has a mobile responsive design so will look great on all devices from large monitors down to small mobile phones. Some of the key features of the Photogenic photography theme include: two homepage layout options (a photo album collage layout or a “widgetized” page layout), EXIF data display option for each photo, automatic image resizing, video support, Instagram integration, option to use it as a blog, extensive options panel and visual customizer so you can control colours, fonts, menus, logos and much more.
Photographer WordPress Theme
Photographer Theme is a premium WordPress theme from Organic Themes designed for photographers to professionally showcase and sell their photography. It has a minimal design that focuses on your photography. The theme has a mobile ready responsive design, several portfolio page templates, a slideshow template, a shop page template so you can sell photos (powered by WooCommerce), 1, 2 or 3 column category template layout options, several colour scheme options, custom background / header and more.
Sell Photos WordPress Theme
Sell Photos is a powerful and mobile ready photography WordPress theme for entrepreneurial creatives. It allows you to manage your portfolio, blog and sell your photos all on your own website. The mobile ready premium theme from Graph Paper Press has a clean and boldly understated design. Some of the other features of the theme include: advanced portfolio management and search functionality, lightboxes for purchasing and sharing images, image metadata importing, private dashboard area for customers, a variety of page templates, blog section, logo and background images, a variety of colour and layout options and more.
Inspiro WordPress Theme
Inspiro is a professional photography WordPress theme from WPZOOM. The premium theme has a clean and modern design that is mobile friendly with a fully responsive layout. It’s packed with great photography features including: a full screen slideshow, fully widgetized homepage with several homepage templates (blog, widgetzied, ZOOM Builder), gallery / portfolio module, portfolio showcase and portfolio scroller widgets, infinite scroll option (via JetPack plugin), WooCommerce ready, custom background and logo input, custom shortcodes, HTML5 and CSS3 coding, a selection of pre-made layouts for posts and pages, automatic updates and theme options panel that allows you to configure and customize your site without ever looking at code.
Memories Photography WordPress Theme
Memories is a beautiful responsive photography WordPress theme from cssigniter. The premium theme has a nice and simple dark and minimalist design that makes your photos really stand out and be the focus. It’s powered by the JetPack plugin (by the creators of WordPress) for the photo gallery and other functionality so you don’t have to worry about being locked-in to the theme. The Memories theme is also designed to be as flexible as possible and you can select how many columns you want for your photo galleries. Some of the other features include: a mobile responsive layout, blog section, custom menus, shortcodes, localization, theme options panel and more.
Grid Space WordPress Theme
Gridspace is responsive photography theme for WordPress from Graph Paper Press that is perfect for showcasing vertical, horizontal or square images. The theme has a simple minimalist design so the focus is on your photos. Gridspace supports seven post formats (videos, images, galleries, audio, quotes, links, and standard posts), a portfolio custom post type, portfolio slideshows and includes multiple page templates for alternative homepage designs. Gridspace has a mobile ready responsive layout that adapts to different screen sizes so that your website will work (and be optimized for) iPhones, iPads and other mobile devices.
Fullscreen Photography WordPress Theme
Fullscreen is a responsive photo gallery WordPress theme from Themify that allows you to showcase your photos in a complete fullscreen mode. The theme has a homepage with minimal design elements so your photos are put in centre focus. Users can toggle to fullscreen mode by clicking on the fullscreen button and pressing escape key to exit the fullscreen mode. The fullscreen gallery can be individually assigned to any WordPress Post or Page. It also has a regular gallery with 2 display options: fullscreen swipe or popup lightbox mode. The theme can also be used to display video and multimedia content.
Picks Photography WordPress Theme
Picks is a beautiful photography WordPress theme with a mobile friendly responsive design ideal for pro photographers, armature photographers, Instragram users, and anyone else wanting to showcase their photos on their own website. The premium theme from Obox Themes includes all the functionality and photo focused layouts photographers need a photo website. The theme allows you to upload your photos, and with the ability of the album categories, structure your collections quickly and easily. Picks is also smart enough to know if you’re posting professional shots, panoramic or instagram photos, automatically detecting the EXIF data and serving different information (layouts) for each shot. Picks lets you auto-import your Instagram photos and you are able to create amazing blog posts and albums. It’s also perfect for professional photographers with its own Exif Data viewer so your site visitors can see more detail about the photos which you’ve taken. Other features include automatic image resizing, flexible homepage with multiple layouts (full page collage, big picture style, grid list styles), light and dark colour styles, a visual customizer, infinite scroll, a mobile friendly responsive design, and more.
Reportage WordPress Theme
Reportage is a portfolio WordPress theme created with photographers, photojournalists and other visual professionals in mind. The premium theme from Graph Paper Press has a magazine style homepage layout, slideshows, a mobile responsive design, custom fonts, theme customizer to change colours, logo, header etc, right or left sidebars, alternative colour options and more.
Focal Point WordPress Theme
Focal Point is a professional photography portfolio WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press. The premium theme includes four alternative stylesheets, a homepage post slider, numerous widgetized areas for inserting slideshows and welcome messages, optional automatic theme updates, theme options, shortcodes and more. It also has a mobile responsive layout so is mobile ready and will work on iPhones, iPads and all other devices.
Photo Frame WordPress Theme
Photo Frame is a clean and versatile responsive photography / photo blogging WordPress theme. The premium theme from WPZOOM is a designed specifically for photographers and videographers, film makers, designers, and other creative individuals wanting to showcase and share their photos or videos online. It comes with light and dark colour schemes. The theme allows you to easily create galleries and slideshows using native WordPress gallery shortcode functions. There are 3 different gallery layout options you can select – wide, medium and 3 column. The layouts for the homepage, category archive, posts and pages can all be selected and changed individually. Other features include: dark colour scheme option, advanced ZOOM framework and options panel with automatic updates, custom background and logo input, menu management, custom shortcodes, translation options, and more.
Showcase WordPress Theme
Showcase is a responsive gallery / portfolio WordPress theme from RichWP. The premium theme has a dark colour scheme (white is also available) and allows you to showcase your photography, videos or portfolio of work in a simple and minimalist website design. The key feature of theme is speed, simplicity and flexibility. There is no complex framework or lock in features and is designed to work with your favourite plugins. However the theme does comes with a selection of useful features such as a widgetzied homepage, easy logo integration, support for native WordPress post formats, a set of useful custom page templates, colour change options and a fully responsive design making it mobile ready.
Carajillo WordPress Theme
Carajillo is a nice looking WordPress theme for photographers and visual artists. The premium theme from ThemeJug has a modern, professional design and allows photographers, videographers and artists to display photos, video, art or other portfolio of works. You can also display testimonials and services and maintain a blog. The theme is mobile ready with a responsive design and is also retina ready so will look great on desktops, iPads and iPhones.
Quiescent Photography WordPress Theme
Quiescent is a widget ready, mobile friendly photo-blog theme from DevPress. The premium theme has infinite scrolling, fly-out menu, fullscreen slideshows, and built-in pagination. You can also have a fullscreen slideshow for any or all posts. The theme is lightweight, easy to use and there is no complicated options panel or lock-in features. It uses all the standard WordPress functionality.
Gallery WordPress Theme
Gallery is a nice photography WordPress theme for the Genesis Framework. The premium child theme from ZigZagPress has a full screen slideshow on the homepage and a menu box which expands when you click the menu icon. It comes with a number of gallery layout options (2, 3 and 4 column and full width), 3 page layouts (left sidebar, right sidebar, no sidebar), a blog section, social profile links, a mobile responsive design, and all the other great features and benefits of the excellent Genesis Framework.
Selfie WordPress Theme
Selfie is a mobile friendly WordPress theme designed for photographers to display their portfolio and blog. The beautiful premium photography theme from Organized Themes has a unique full screen design that lets you display nice big images. The homepage features numerous full screen “blocks” which can be single images, galleries of images, single images and text, or videos. Some of the other cool features in the Selfie theme include: full screen and touch enabled galleries, off canvas slide-in navigation menu and sidebar, blog section, automatic theme updates, 100+ Google fonts, WordPress theme customizer support for custom logo, colours and more. The theme also has a fully responsive design so it automatically adapts and looks great on tablets and mobile phones.
Vignette WordPress Theme
Vignette is a premium photography theme for WordPress with a responsive design. The theme from cssigniter is built for professional photographers, amateur photographers, creative, models or anyone else that ones to showcase their work in a unique and professional manner. It has a minimalist, full width layout and design that allows your images to be center stage. Some of the other key features of the theme include: use of the Jetpack plugin for galleries and carousels, seven gallery styles, two homepage options (video or images), shortcodes, HTML5 and CSS3 coding, 7 colour styles, blog section, localization support, theme options panel and more.
QUA is a highly customizable and mobile responsive WordPress theme designed for creative individuals. The premium theme from Graph Paper Press has a flexible and minimalist design perfect for photographers, artists, designers, bloggers or anyone else. The theme comes with portfolio, blog and ecommerce integration along with lots of other great features and customization options. Some of the other key features of the theme include: creative control over your homepage (arrange homepage elements to suit your needs), Sell Media plugin integration so you can sell photos, prints and downloads, easy customization options (changesm backgrounds, header images, logo, colors, custom menus, fonts etc), grid layout options (one, two, three or four column portfolio grids), slideshows, custom widgets, hundreds of fonts, Jetpack portfolio integration and more.
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