Every photographer could do with a well designed website to showcase their work. The problem is, putting together a good website is crazy difficult. There's good news on the horizon, however. ThemeForest now has several top photography themes that makes putting together a great looking photo website a whole lot easier.
If you're not familiar with WordPress, it's a highly customizable open source content management system. Today we'll be featuring are themes. Think of these themes as template or skins that fit over the WordPress structure. WordPress gurus design themes for a variety of specialized uses, and usually sell them for a very affordable price. To learn more about WordPress, check out our sister site, WPtuts+.
WordPress installation is really the hardest part of getting started with the system, but it's still pretty simple and some web hosting companies offer quick installation for free. WordPress is a very powerful way to create website for anyone, but the following themes will fulfill all your photo dreams.
Let's take a look at some of top themes from ThemeForest.
Adventure is a minimal photography WordPress theme with a unique look and functionality that completely ditches the standard layout. It concentrates on content and your imagery with a great range of shortcodes, theme options framework and more…
Gallerific Two is a photographer’s dream theme. It’s also a COMPLETELY FREE update to any of my Gallerific customers! Add galleries, build your homepage slider and promote your work with this all-in-one WordPress theme.
Photorific is a premium WordPress theme great for photography and portfolio websites but can also be used for other projects.
Viewfinder is perfect for photographers which need a simple yet elegant showcase for their artwork. Coming in two different flavours, light or dark, and with the ability to add an unlimited number of galleries, there’s plenty of scope to set this up just the way you want it.
KIN is a minimalist magazine style photography template (Wordpress version). With 2 style variations and support both image gallery and videos
PANORAMA is a full screen WordPress theme perfect for a variety of purposes, even is focused for photographers and photography, or other wide graphic works. It requires PHP5 . It’s easy to use, easy to customize to fit your needs and doesn’t bring things what you don’t need. Sliding content, instant galleries are created with no headaches.
This theme has all the popular and common features which used by the current trend sites and more over this site has a extensive features and user friendly and easy loading, less weight hand coded and full functionality suitable for photography websites.
Core is the Minimalist Photography, Portfolio, Personal website Template built with latest Wordpress features. Custom Post Type and Image Uploader etc.
PurePhotoPress is proffesional WordPress theme for photographers. Creating your photo gallery website has never been so easy!
ANAN is the Premium Photography, Portfolio, Personal website Template built with latest Wordpress features. Custom Post Type, Unlimited Colors and Image Uploader etc.
PhotoGrid is a unique one page ajax WordPress Theme for photography. PhotoGrid was pure photography portfolio theme, so no blog functionality for now. 100% ajax!