The Best Free WordPress Gallery Plugins
WordPress gallery plugins are a great way for photographers to extend their WordPress sites to better show off their work. When a potential customer lands on a photography studio’s website, they want to see samples of the kind of photographs they can expect, and these plugins will definitely help present a photographer’s work in its best light.
There are also a number of premium gallery plugins available on Code Canyon to further enhance how your portfolio displays on the web. Free gallery plugins will generally be able to replicate the features of premium plugins, but may lack a certain amount of visual polish or customization levels.
When it comes to free WordPress gallery plugins, there’s NextGen Gallery, and then there’s everything else. It’s an easy-to-use and robust plugin that has a wide variety of display options. At nearly 7,000,000 downloads, it’s amongst the top-5 most popular of any WordPress plugin all-time! In fact, the gallery plugin is so popular, countless other plugin developers have created plugins specifically to extend NextGen!
This gallery plugin allows you to display your image galleries with a smooth little page-turning effect when transitioning between images.
This gallery plugin allows you to implement as many beautiful galleries as you want throughout your site.
This gallery plugin dynamically creates responsive (works on any size screen) galleries for you!
This gallery plugin allows you to easily manage photo albums to display in gallery form, or as a slideshow.
This gallery makes it so that the default WordPress gallery function opens up in a Lightbox.
This gallery plugin also allows you to place mp3 files and videos within your gallery slideshows.
This is another gallery plugin that allows for quick and easy gallery creation and embedding within WordPress.
This plugin allows you to easily display your portfolio of photos in a slideshow.
H&H offers 7 great WordPress themes for photographers. With our most recent updates to the themes, we allow for great and easy customization, so you can turn off our gallery, and use any gallery plugin you wish.