Today it’s the turn of WordPress to have a post about it at Designzzz. WordPress is known for its powerful blogging, but it is also undoubtedly one of the best tools available for making portfolios (or any kind of CMS actually). And a picture gallery is mostly a need for all kind of websites.
This is a collection of some the most excellent photo gallery/image gallery plugins freely available for you. Some of them are Flash ActionScript based but most ones do not require flash player to run. Hopefully you’ll love them all, don’t forget to comment.
NextGEN Gallery is a full integrated Image Gallery plugin for WordPress with dozens of options and features.
Lightbox Plus permits users to view larger versions of images, simple slide shows, videos and content – all in an overlay.
GRAND Flash Album Gallery
GRAND Flash Album Gallery is a fully integrated (flash skin based, slideshow option) Image Gallery plugin with a powerful admin panel.
Dynamic Content Gallery
Creates a dynamic gallery of images for latest or featured content selected from one or more normal post categories, pages etc.
Page Flip Image Gallery
FlippingBook WordPress Gallery plugin helps you to create Image Gallery with Page Flip effects on your blog.
Shadow Box JS
Shadowbox is an online media vieiwing application similar to Lightbox and Thickbox but with more functionality. Supports all types of media.
Darkens the current page and displays an image (like Lightbox, Thickbox, etc.), but is a lot smaller (10KB) and faster.
Fotobook is a WordPress plugin that will link to your Facebook account(s) and import all of your photo albums for use in your WordPress installation.
Turns WordPress into a photoblog. Allows queue based photo management, batch uploads and automatic posting of photos at regular intervals.
Misiek Photo Album
Plugin allows you to add photo albums to your site using media library from your wordpress.
PhotoSmash Galleries makes it easy to create photo galleries in posts or pages that your users can upload images to.
Flickr + Highslide
This plugin displays Flickr photos using highslide.
DM Albums™ is an inline photo album/gallery plugin that displays high quality images and thumbnails perfectly sized to your blog.
Media Library Gallery
Automatically creates a gallery with every images posts have in attachment.