Using WordPress to power your photography website makes it incredibly easy to manage and create your website without the need to get stuck into code. You can take advantage of the plethora of free WordPress plugins to enhance your website functionality and of course, by opting to choose WordPress as your CMS of choice you get to select one of the many feature packed themes available to install on your website.
In many cases, a professional photographer is not a web designer and often not an expert coder either, in my opinion this is why I would consider WordPress as I viable CMS to power your photography. A majority of good web hosts allow you to install WordPress in under five minutes and have your theme installed at the click of a button.
The photography themes I have selected I chose purposefully, my main intention was to select WordPress themes that would be perfect for displaying a photographers collection of work in various formats such as galleries, portraits, landscapes and slide-shows. The selected WordPress themes are also responsive so your photos will look great on desktop screens and tiny screens such as your iPhone or iPad. Read More
Photoshop actions can be a serious time saving tool when editing photos. Rather then repeating laborious steps to create a photo effect, Photoshop actions allow you to create an effect in as little as one click – pretty handy when your time is valuable.
If your new to Photoshop actions, they are created from recording the steps you took to complete a task – you can then save and replay this action again without having to go back over each step of the task. Photoshop actions can be created and saved, but crucially you can import actions that others have previously created. Read More
Being a photographer means you will want to have a website where you can showcase your best images. The last thing a photographer wants is a website where their photographs are drowned out by an over complex design.
When displaying your best photos and galleries your want your work to be the focus, with this in mind I have put together a collection of the latest WordPress photography themes perfect for displaying your photo’s, blog posts and company information in a way that will let your work take center stage. Read More
A few months ago, I released a post featuring some of the best WordPress photography themes that were currently available, today I revisit the photography WordPress theme niche to bring to you the latest theme releases from the WordPress community. I have hand picked these photography themes as I think they all do a spectacular and specific job of showcasing your photos and blogs and and yet all retain an aesthetically pleasing design.
Some of the photography WordPress themes I selected are also responsive, which means the layout of your photography portfolio will adapt to different screen sizes, devices and device orientations, which is a great way to showcase your photos to mobile and tablet users. Read More
The human brain is an incredibly amazing organ. It is capable of everything from complex calculations, philosophy, social interactions, and many other tasks, all while also maintaining vital functions. Without the interactions between the hemispheres in the brain, creativity would not manifest itself in humans.
However, the brain makes use of patterns and natural observances to make inferences about an object. Optical illusions take advantage of this, by tricking the brain into making an inference about the scene that is not true. Read More
If your a photographer capturing beautiful photos, you will want your website to showcase and present your images in a complimentary way. Using WordPress as your CMS will allow you to easily manage your content and give you the option to choose from a range of suitable WordPress photography themes. The photography websites templates featured all focus on the photographers work making these themes perfect for showcasing your best images. Take a look at 25 of the best WordPress photography themes I have collected. Read More
Great article looking into the benefits of having a 50mm lens! Helped me in deciding to buy one myself. Read More