10 Beautiful Free Photography WordPress Themes

Competition is fierce and if you want to make it as a photographer you need to have an awesome website with the “WOW” effect. You definitely must stand out from the rest if you want to be recognized and an online portfolio is a must! WordPress is probably the best solution to this, due to the sheer volume of free themes available in today’s web landscape. In this collection, I have listed some useful and free WordPress photography themes to build your photography website or blog on.

These are all trusted sources that are 100% free and 100% high-quality. We have included portfolio based creative themes as well as themes developed specifically for photography and photographers. It was commercial theme I tested, but since most of people look just for free stuff, I gave it a try and searched for free Portfolio, photo gallery type themes. I hope you wont mind, they are just beautiful alternatives and for very cheap prize!

You may be interested in the following posts:

1. Boardwalk

Boardwalk, a flexible, versatile, and responsive theme designed to show off your content in an unconventional – yet elegant and creative – way. Boardwalk allows you to have two Custom Menus: one in the theme’s slide-out sidebar (Primary Menu) and one in the footer (Social Menu). To set up your menus, go to Appearance → Menus.

Boardwalk

Boardwalk

2. Cubic

Cubic, a single-column, grid-based theme with large featured images, perfect for photo blogging. Now, when editing or adding any menu item, you’ll see a field allowing you to add a description. Cubic also allows you to display links to your social media profiles with crisp, perfectly-sized icons.

Cubic

Cubic

3. Together

Bring everyone together around your blog for the holidays, with Together. It’s a bold, one-column theme for your personal blog with a featured illustration by Mads Berg. Post Formats and Sticky Posts are accented with larger images and different background colors to set them apart from the rest of your content.

Together

Together

4. Intergalactic

Intergalactic is a stunning specimen for your personal blog. Bold featured images act as the backdrop to your text, giving you a high-contrast, readable theme that’s perfect for making your content pop. The one-column layout provides a distraction-free environment for reading, while the slide-out menu keeps your navigation and secondary content readily accessible.

Intergalactic

Intergalactic

5. Espied

Espied is a portfolio theme for designers, photographers, and artists. It’s great for showing off your image-oriented projects to the world. The theme’s minimalist design puts the focus on your projects. Espied is responsive, from desktop to mobile and everything in between. The theme adapts to any screen without sacrificing usability or design integrity.

Espied

Espied

6. Lensa

Lensa is a full-screen WordPress gallery theme designed for those of you who are addicted to high-resolution photography. With Lensa, your visitors will be immersed in your world, seeing what you see through your camera lenses. With its dramatic full-screen background slideshow effects, Lensa functions as an exclusive online photo gallery that looks equally awesome on desktops, tablets and smartphones.

Lensa

Lensa

7. Photopia

Photopia is a photographers dream! Finally a WordPress Theme that allows users to really experience the content at a truly stunning size. For the adventurous, Photopia could even be used for inspiration galleries, personal blogs, or even review portals with big beautiful imagery!

Photopia

Photopia

8. Illustratr

Illustratr is a minimalist portfolio theme that helps you create a strong online presence. Primarily crafted for designers and photographers, it is a simple, powerful, and flexible theme. Illustratr is responsive, from desktop to mobile, and everything in between. The theme adapts to any screen without sacrificing usability or design integrity.

Illustratr

Illustratr

9. TouchFolio

Touch-optimized free responsive portfolio WordPress theme artists, photographers and designers, that focuses on providing great user experience on every desktop.

TouchFolio

TouchFolio

10. Fullscreen

Fullscreen is a free one-column photography and multimedia theme for WordPress that can be used for portfolios, photoblogs, videoblogs, and virtually anything else where you want your content to be front and center. It provides visual artists a unique way of presenting their latest work online using a minimalist side-scrolling.

Fullscreen

Fullscreen