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WordPress has a big piece of the CMS pie as it powers 26% of all websites globally and the main reason for it, is it’s popularity, as the interface is simple and WordPress come with unlimited possiblity of customising it, whether it’s using themes, plugins or coding something of your own.

So for this WordPress Wednesday round, I’m focusing on showing you 8 premium photography based themes that are dedicated in showing off your collection of images.



Timber is a photography theme that goes out to the edge to enable a fresh, adventurous experience. You get a carefully chosen cutting edge set of tools to propel your photography showcase to new heights. A theme that matches your passion and artistic aspirations.

You may be into shooting landscapes, people, food, weddings or videos, looking to keep a journal of your visual endeavors, or just tell the world about yourself and what you can do for them.

You know that your photos are not static. They are alive, filled with stories and mysteries. Timber understands and complements this with lively, spirited transitions, unexpected at times yet perfectly natural.



Malory is a wonderful photography and magazine theme with a gorgeous gallery and a unique tile blog. This wonderful theme is suitable for artists, photographers, digital studios, personal freelancers that would like to showcase their portfolio beautifully and in a unique way.



ePix is the perfect Photography Portfolio theme for you! This theme is ideal for photographers or a creative professional looking to showcase their work, whether it be fashion, wedding, studio, agency.

This theme comes packed with a ton of features unique to ePix, including the Fullscreen slider, stunning galleries, client login, advanced live Skin Editor, Visual Page Builder, Parallax, boxed or full-width site layout and so much more!



Keen is a responsive photography theme for minimal loving creatives. Keen focuses on simplicity and showcasing your work in a very eye-catching and elegant manner.

Keen been optimised for mobile touch and swipe, Keen allows you to showcase your work on any type of device. With a pixel-perfect design and an ability to scale, Keen is your next perfect photography.



Valeria is a fully responsive theme designed for Professional Photographer and any other creative people with a really Simple, Minimal and Clean Design.

It’s a Powerful Theme with a lot options of customization, and features like Visual Composer, Masonry and Packery Grid with Ajax Loading, Stunning Parallax, Many Portfolio Variants and Google Fonts.



The XSide is one of the most modern, clean and creative photography themes.

As XSide is a creative WordPress portfolio theme that is focused on photographer, designers, film makers, freelancer, architects, artists and many more creative individual who wanting to showcase their work.

The theme highlights your images which makes it great to show off your projects or photography. It’s big, fluid layout & responsive design looks great on all devices and screen sizes.



Kinetika is a powerful fullscreen photography theme which is also WooCommerce supported and includes built in events posts, photo proofing galleries and variety of portfolio showcase functions. The theme is WPML multilingual ready and includes .po .mo language files for easy localization to any language.

The theme is retina ready, fully responsive and easy to customise.  Fullscreen slideshows and videos support displaying of Information box populated with Events, Portfolios or Blog posts. Kinetika theme has the ability to display image slideshows and videos as page background with page opacity control per page.



Oilumeo is WordPress Theme that designed specifically made for professional photographers. With a modern and simple concept, this template can show shots of your photos.

Already supports the display on smartphones and tablets, so that your clients can view images of your work anywhere and anytime. Plus this theme is  now compatible with WooCommerce!


WordPress Wednesday – 8 Premium Photography Based Themes for Pro’s & Hobbyist