[Updated: 14 May, 2013]
This is a collection of the best responsive portfolio WordPress themes for designers, photographers, artists, creative professionals, creative businesses and companies. These responsive portfolio themes will help you build a beautiful portfolio website, photo gallery or design portfolio website that is mobile ready and looks great on iPhones, iPads and all other mobile devices.
Hardy WordPress Theme
Hardy is a modern, minimalist and responsive portfolio WordPress theme that could also be used for a variety of other purposes including business websites and blogs. The beautiful, modern premium theme from Theme Trust is designed specifically to place your best work right up front by displaying your projects (or other content) in big customisable sections on the homepage. The homepage also has a large full width featured slider, and Ajax load more button to show more sections without needing to reload the page. Some of the other features in the theme include a custom post type for easy portfolio management, integrated blog template, Google webfonts integration, custom shortcodes, and a mobile responsive design.
Ink WordPress Theme
Ink is a clean and simple responsive WordPress theme from Theme Trust which could be used for an elegant portfolio website or a stylish blog. The premium theme has a responsive design so it adapts to any screen resolution working perfectly on iPhones, iPads and all other mobile devices. You can set a full screen background image to each individual project, post, or page. This makes each page unique and really stand out with its own personality. Some of the other features include a filterable portfolio template and custom portfolio post type, TouchSwipe slideshow, Google web fonts, various custom shortcodes, the ability to set your own colours and more.
Modern Portfolio WordPress Theme
Modern Portfolio is a beautifully minimal, responsive portfolio WordPress theme for the Genesis Framework from StudioPress. The premium theme has a sleek, high-contrast, flat design which is highly flexible making it ideal for photographers, artists, freelancers, designers and others to showcase their work in a modern website design that focuses attention squarely on your images. Some of the unique features include: streamlined black and white typography and a high contrast layout, call to action and customisable “hire me now” sections, integrated blog section to blog about your work, easy one click Google Authorship setup, a landing page templates, custom background, menus and featured images, theme options panel and more.
A sleek and modern portfolio WordPress theme with a responsive design from Elegant Themes. The feature rich premium theme has a modern minimal design aimed to put the focus firmly on your content. Flexible has a sortable ajax powered multimedia gallery that smoothly loads gallery items that can be sorted into different categories without reloading the page. The portfolio gallery also supports video, so you can display your youtube or vimeo videos along side your image based projects. Other features include a CSS control panel for unlimited colour schemes, dozens of fonts, automated thumbnail resizing, extensive options panel and a fully responsive design that will adapt to look perfect on any screen size and device.
A beautiful, responsive business / portfolio WordPress theme from Theme Trust. The premium theme has a clean, professional design perfect for businesses, design agencies, creative individuals and others. The theme has a unique sequence slideshow on the homepage with options to control text and image position, as well as animation effects. Other features include a filterable portfolio template, Google webfonts, shortcodes, custom options panel and more. The responsive design means it will look great and work perfectly on all devices and screen sizes such as tablets, smart phones and everything else.
Mozzy WordPress Theme
Mozzy is a beautiful and flexible business / portfolio WordPress theme from cssigniter. The premium theme includes an advanced portfolio section that allows you to showcase your work and products in a variety of formats. The homepage is super flexible so you can select how you want it to display with a slider, set column number and sizes, contact forms etc. It has a fully responsive layout which automatically adjusts to work and look great on a wide range of devices from large monitors to smaller mobile phone displays. The theme is built with the latest and best web design standards – HTML 5 and CSS3. Some of the other notable features include 5 pre made colour styles, custom shortcodes, localization options and a themes options panel that provides only the important options to keep things fast simple.
The Portfolio WordPress Theme
Portfolio Theme from RichWP is a responsive portfolio WordPress theme with a minimalist yet bold design. The premium theme has big bold images and large typography making it ideal for artists, designers or other creative types to really show off their content. It’s a lean theme which has been reduced to include only what is necessary. It does not run on a framework, and the bloated options pages, extra widgets and shortcodes have all been left out, leaving you a fantastic fast theme you can easily work with. The gallery template allows you to show images, video or audio galleries and the theme supports all native WordPress post formats. It also has a fully responsive and adaptive design so it scales automatically for everything from large monitors right down to mobile phones.
Showcase 3.0 WordPress Theme
A beautiful minimal portfolio WordPress theme perfect for displaying your artwork and videos in a professional and modern layout. The premium theme from Organic Themes is an ideal solution for artists, designers, photographers, illustrators, animators, and other creative individuals to showcase their work. Features include: a mobile responsive framework, retina optimised design, filterable portfolio, post formats, slideshow template, colour change options, WooCommerce integration and more.
A sleek and professional magazine style portfolio WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press. The theme has a fully responsive design that adapts to all mobile devices beautifully. It integrates with the new Theme Customizer in WordPress 3.4 so you can change colours, fonts, logos, header images, image orientation, left or right sidebars etc and preview your theme customization changes instantly on the page before saving. Other features include slideshows with a simple drag and drop interface, 350 font options, custom widgets and more.
A clean and elegant portfolio WordPress theme with a responsive layout from ThemeShift. The premium theme has a very clean, minimalist design and the responsive layout means it will look great on all mobile devices. DePosito is built on the FrameShift Theme Framework and is packed with lots of handy features including custom post type for portfolio items, custom post and page layouts, lots of useful custom widgets and shortcodes, comprehensive theme options and more.
Portfolio Layout Options
Fullscreen Photo Gallery 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.
A responsive portfolio WordPress theme from Theme Trust. The premium theme has a clean, minimal style, and the responsive design means it automatically adjusts to look great no matter what the device or screen size it is viewed on. The theme also features an Ajax powered portfolio, masonry or grid layout for portfolio thumbnails, Google fonts integration, shortcodes, custom options panel and more.
A classy responsive portfolio WordPress theme from Mint Themes. The premium theme has a clean and professional design. It has a custom homepage with full width slider, and custom pages within to cleanly display projects using text, images, videos. Other features include custom widgets, backend options panel, post format support, automatic image resizing, and a responsive design so it automatically adjusts the layout to best display for different devices like iPhone, iPad, laptop, or desktop.
A responsive portfolio WordPress theme from Theme Trust. The premium theme has a clean and minimal design ideal for showcasing your work. It features smooth project filtering, Twitter like infinite scrolling for posts, custom post types for portfolios, Google fonts, custom options panel and more.
A clean and professional business WordPress theme with a responsive design from Theme Furnace. The premium theme has a customisable homepage layout with slider, intro text, call to action button (with icon), features widgets (with icons), portfolio and blog item modules. It has several sidebars so you can have different content for your homepage, portfolio and blog pages. Other features include the responsive flex slider, custom widgets, custom menus, Google fonts, extensive theme options panel and more.
A minimalist photo gallery portfolio and photo blogging WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press. It is a child theme for the Base Theme Framework that can be used for both portfolios and blogs. The theme has a font API to use your favourite Google fonts, mobile-friendly slideshows span the full width of the page, integrated blog, responsive design and more.
A unique child theme from Themedy for the Genesis and Thesis Theme Frameworks. The premium theme has a dynamic layout and creative look ideal for any designer, photographer, blogger, or hobbyist website. Features include a dynamic homepage, portfolio and blog with a masonry effect, landing page template, built in design tool and 5 additional design schemes, custom widgets, backend options and more.
Photostore is an elegant photo WordPress theme from Mint Themes designed for photographers and videographers to showcase and sell their work online. The premium theme is configured to show off your photography and media (photos and/or videos) in an organized and simple way. The theme is iPhone and iPad compatible and is also set up with ecommerce integration that allows you to sell (if you wish) your photos or other media directly from your website.
A stylish responsive portfolio premium WordPress theme from Theme Trust. The theme includes a portfolio page template and custom post type for easy portfolio management, thumbnail filtering, WordPress 3.0+ feature support, button shortcodes, and a custom options panel to easily modify the theme to your requirements. The responsive layout means it will adapt to look great across multiple devices and screen resolutions.
Focal Point Theme
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.
A premium WordPress theme from Organic Themes designed for photographers to professionally showcase and sell their photography. The theme has a mobile responsive design, several portfolio page templates, a slideshow template, a shop page template (powered by WooCommerce), 1, 2 or 3 column category template layout options, several colour scheme options and more.
Portfolio Templates – 1, 2 or 3 column layout options
A responsive portfolio theme for WordPress from Graph Paper Press that is perfect for showcasing vertical, horizontal or square images. Gridspace supports seven post formats, a portfolio custom post type, slideshows and includes multiple page templates for alternative homepage designs. Gridspace adapts to different screen sizes so that your website will work (and be optimized for) iPhones, iPads and other mobile devices.
A responsive portfolio WordPress theme from ThemeTrust with a super clean, minimalist design. The premium theme is perfect for creative individuals and companies to showcase their work and highlight their products. Features include a large full width homepage banner to display a key message, filterable portfolio template, TouchSwipe slideshow, custom options panel, mobile responsive design and more.
A fully responsive premium WordPress theme from ThemeSumo ideal for any type of social blogging, portfolio showcases or magazine style sites. The theme includes a range of post types / templates to easily blog anything from videos, images, links, quotes, updates, news and regular blog posts. The front page has a fluid responsive grid layout that adjusts to the screen size with subtle jQuery and CSS effects. Other features include various style and colour options, shortcodes, feature rich theme options panel and more.
An advanced photo and video WordPress theme from WPZOOM. The premium theme offers a unique way to showcase your photos, videos or blog posts, and has a responsive layout meaning the theme automatically adapts to fit any screen resolution or device you are using making it mobile ready for iPhones, iPads etc. Other features include touch enabled sliders, Facebook comments integration, unique category template, 3 colour styles, advanced backend options panel and more.
A responsive business portfolio WordPress theme from Theme Trust ideal for photographers, freelance designers, design firms and others. Features include a custom portfolio section with smooth filtering animations, option for a full screen background that’s synchronized with the homepage slider, custom background images for individual pages, touch swipe sideshow, Google fonts, custom options panel and more.
Optional full screen background synchronized with the homepage slider
Photo Touch Theme
A mobile ready photo portfolio WordPress theme from Themify. The premium theme has a responsive design meaning it adapts to the viewers screen size, resolution and device to work perfectly on both desktop and mobile devices such as iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, and Android phones. It has a gallery/slideshow that mimics the iPhone native Photos app, allowing users to swipe or press arrow keys to go through the photos, double tap, auto play, pinch and expand, etc. Other features include various list and grid view layout options, 8 theme skins, theme options panel and more.
Dark Gallery WordPress Theme
A responsive WordPress gallery theme from RichWP. The premium theme has a super minimalist design with a grid layout and is perfect for design, photography, video and other art gallery type websites.
A simple and clean premium WordPress theme with a responsive design from Elegant Themes. The professional theme has a business / CMS layout, but also includes an optional blog style structure. The fully responsive layout means the theme adapts to the user’s variable screen size automatically and instantly, improving the user’s experience when browsing on mobile phones and tablets. Other features include 4 colour schemes, advertising management options, numerous shortcodes, advanced theme options page and more.
A full screen photography WordPress theme from Obox Design. The premium theme has a responsive design, portfolio section with 3 different column layouts to choose from, customisable widgetized homepage, featured slider that caters for both landscape and portrait images, services section, a comprehensive theme admin panel and more.
An elegant, minimal portfolio WordPress theme from Theme Fit with a flexible foundation and a responsive layout. The premium theme features some beautiful responsive elements including jQuery-based slideshows and galleries which automatically resize. Other features include responsive widget support, mobile-optimized toggle menu, show/hide option for blog post summaries, gallery filters, customizable colours, and more.
Retouch Pro Theme
A polaroid-style responsive portfolio WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press. It comes in five colour flavours, comes with swipe-enabled galleries built specifically for the iPhone and iPad and classic. It has an understated style and also features EXIG info display for your photos, a variety of page templates, thumbnails, a mobile responsive design and more.
A premium WordPress theme from Themify with a minimal design and responsive layout. The theme is ideal for portfolio, photography or general blog website with its nice balance of white space, beautiful typography and great attention to detail. The responsive layout means it works on all screen resolution and most browsers including the mobile devices such as iPad, iPhone, Android, and Blackberry. Other noteworthy features include a lightbox gallery, 8 colour schemes and optional post sorting navigation to allow user to sort the posts based on the category.
A responsive, minimalist and extremely stylish premium WordPress theme from Theme Trust. It’s a versatile premium theme that could be used for a personal blog or portfolio to showcase your work. The responsive design means the theme adapts it layout according to the device and screen resolution. It also features infinite scrolling, a touch swipe slideshow, multiple layouts, custom options panel and more.
A unique premium WordPress theme with a responsive design from Ink Themes. The theme could be used for a business website, portfolio website, personal website, hotel website, wedding website or anything else you can imagine. Features include 8 colour scheme options, gallery template, multi-use slider, theme options panel and more.
A responsive portfolio WordPress theme from Obox Design. The theme has a clean, minimal design and also features a responsive design meaning the site will automatically adjust its layout to look good on mobile phones, tablets and desktop computers. Key features include a portfolio section with 3 different layouts to choose from, services section to list work, light or dark colour schemes, widgetzied homepage and options panel for easy customisation. It also has an optional blog structure for use as a traditional blog.
A stylish premium WordPress theme from Themify with a responsive layout that could be used for a variety of purposes including a portfolio, blog or a static website. The theme has a responsive design, which means it’s completely fluid and adaptive to the browsers viewpoint. It doesn’t matter what device or resolution the visitor is using the theme will automatically resize and flow with the viewpoint. It works on most desktop browsers, and mobile devices such as iPhone, iPad, Android and Blackberry. Other features include 6 colour schemes, post / page layout options, advanced theme options panel and more.
A slick multipurpose premium WordPress theme with a responsive design from Elegant Themes. The theme can be used as portfolio for a fully functional online photo gallery and features blog or CMS style homepage layouts. Deep Focus also includes 5 colour schemes, auto image resizing, integrated shortcodes collection, advanced theme options panel and more.
A unique multimedia WordPress theme from Press75 with a responsive design that allows you to showcase your audio, video and images in an elegant way. The premium theme includes a custom audio player with playlist capabilities to play on all devices, desktop to mobile. It has custom gallery templates for audio, video, images as well as a blog template. Other features include a theme options panel for easy control and customisation, featured content options, events page template, custom colour and layout options, plus more.
A multimedia WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press that allows you to publish anything including video, images, galleries, audio, quotes, links, and standard posts. The theme has a responsive design that adapts to different screen sizes so that your website will work (and be optimized for) iPhones, iPads and other mobile devices. It has post format for photo galleries and you choose between one, two or three column layouts with the grid layout adapts dynamically to fill all available horizontal space if two or three columns layouts are chosen.
Design Folio Theme
A responsive portfolio WordPress theme from Press Coders. The fully responsive design means the theme scales perfectly to fit any screen size on computers, tables or mobiles. Other features include a touch capable flex slider that allows for text, images, video, and anything you want in each slide, filterable portfolio, 7 colour schemes, 24 different layout options, custom widgets, robust theme options, shortcodes and more.
A unique “block” style WordPress theme from Press75 with a responsive design. The premium theme could be used for blogs, portfolios, media websites or anything else you can imagine. The responsive design provides a unique and tailored layout depending on which device (desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile) you are using, and really stands out on iPhone and iPad. Other features include custom menus, simple video embedding, theme options panel and more.
Creative Grid Pro Theme
A responsive portfolio WordPress theme from FrogsThemes ideal for freelancers and creative job seekers. The premium theme has a slick, clean design and allows you to showcase your best work with support for both images and video content. It’s built with HTML5 and CSS3 (with fallback for older browsers), and is fully responsive meaning it looks great on mobiles, tablets and desktop monitors. The homepage features a filterable grid of your best work with an infinite load button to load more of your work. Other features include a portfolio showcase panel, creative blog, options framework, custom shortcodes, touch screen compatibility and more.
Portfolio Item Display
A responsive, HTML5 portfolio WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press. The theme has a 3 column grid layout to showcase your portfolio or blog entries. It has post formats so you can create image gallery, video portfolio, or standard posts. It has a theme options panel, thumbnails and a fully responsive design.
A responsive WordPress portfolio and blog theme from Graph Paper Press. The premium theme comes with beautiful three-column page layouts, slideshow support, five alternative styles, widgets and drop down menus. Emporia is a child theme for the Base theme framework.
A photo and video portfolio WordPress for photographers and artists to show off their images or video in style. The premium theme from Organized Themes has a mobile friendly responsive design to will look great on all screen sizes and devices. The theme utilises multiple gallery layouts to keep things interesting and you can post single images, galleries and even videos. Other features include 2 colour style options (light and dark), 7 different lightbox styles, custom header and background options, social sharing buttons, and a theme options panel to further customise the theme to your needs.
A flexible responsive portfolio WordPress theme from Graph Paper Press. The premium theme has optional Instragram support so when you upload an image to Instagram from your phone, the image will be cross-posted to your WordPress site when you activate the Instagrate plugin. The theme offers live theme customization previews so you can change colours, fonts, logos, header images, image orientation, switch between a left or right sidebar, and add custom CSS and preview those changes instantly before saving.
Viewed Responsive WordPress Theme
Viewed is a full-screen photo portfolio theme that is great for anyone looking to publish their photos using WordPress. The premium theme from Press75 has a fully responsive design so you site will work properly and your photos look amazing on any device and screen size. The theme is optimized for photos and includes custom menus, featured content options, social media integration, theme options panel and more.
Profile WordPress Theme
The Profile Theme from Organic Themes is a premium WordPress theme designed to be a hub for everything about you. The premium theme lets you easily create a modern and professional personal website where you can display your online resume, showcase your work, link to all your social media channels and also blog. The theme features multiple portfolio templates, a slideshow template, many social media links, and a versatile blog layout.
Artifex Pro WordPress Theme
Artifex Pro is a fluid portfolio WordPress theme ideal for freelance designers and other skilled creative’s to showcase their portfolio of work. The premium theme from Frogs Themes has a super slick, minimal design with a responsive layout so will work and look beautiful on any device. The grid based layout helps you fit together landscape and portrait work, like blocks in a creative game of Tetris. Other features include a portfolio showcase section that supports graphics and video, infinite load for the blog and portfolio, sidebar and ads manager, Google fonts library, powerful options framework and more.
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Lux WordPress Theme
Lux is a minimalist, highly customisable photo centric portfolio WordPress theme from Press Coders. The theme is ideal for interior designers, service professionals and anyone who wants to show off large image portfolios. Lux has a fully responsive design so it automatically scales perfectly to fit any size screen on a computer or mobile device. Other features include a filterable responsive portfolio with custom post type and template, a touch capable flex slider, 6 pre made colour schemes and colour pickers for customisation, ecommerce integration and more.
Alternate WordPress Theme
Alternate is a minimalist, responsive portfolio WordPress theme from Viva Themes. The premium theme is built for creative types or anyone else wishing to showcase their work, art, or photos. A unique aspect of this theme is filterable portfolio right on the homepage. Other features include custom menus and background, integrated blog template, custom shortcodes, theme options panel and a responsive design so it works on all mobile devices and screen sizes.
Netelier WordPress Theme
Netelier is a beautiful and professional WordPress theme with a responsive layout from Nice Themes. The premium theme has a clean, versatile design making it ideal for any business or agency websites to showcase their products, services, portfolio and more. Netelier has a customisable homepage with a responsive featured slider, into message, info boxes, and sections for latest work and posts. The sidebar can be aligned on the left or right side. The main navigation menu has a fixed position which stayed at the top of the page when you scroll which is nice. The theme comes with a nice portfolio section and custom portfolio post type and template to showcase your work. The general portfolio template also allows users to dynamically filter portfolio items by categories. Some of the other great features in the theme include 5 different colour scheme options, theme options panel to easily upload a custom logo, change styles and other settings, and custom widgets and page templates. The theme also has a fully responsive design so visitors have an optimised experience on all devices from desktop computers to mobile phones.
Pretty Pictures WordPress Theme
Pretty Pictures is a premium photo blog theme with a simple yet distinctive layout that places the focus squarely on your photographic talents. The theme has a single column with no sidebars, and a mobile responsive layout which will automatically adjust for all screen sizes and resolutions so it works perfectly on iPads, iPhones and all other mobile devices. While being sold as a photo blog theme, it could also be used as a clean, distraction free blog theme that focuses on your writing. Some of the other features include custom header, custom menus, featured images, theme options and more. Pretty Pictures is a child theme for Genesis Framework so includes all the other features and benefits of this solid, highly optimized WordPress theme framework.
Pixel Whiz WordPress Theme
Pixel Whiz is a responsive portfolio WordPress theme for creative individuals and designers to showcase their work in a unique and professional looking website. The premium theme from ThemeFuse comes in 4 different colour flavours to suit your style. It has a leather look (shown below), a clean design, a dirty look and a wood design option. The theme has a clean and simple homepage layout with a ‘multi-item’ content slider that shows multiple items (links) on each slide view. A neat 2 column portfolio template displays and image of your work on the left and title and description to the right. It has a mobile ready responsive layout.
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