Lense is introduced for creative people wanting to showcase their photography in style. This is another best photo gallery theme by CSSIgniter that combines advanced gallery listing options. The good part about this theme is that you don’t need 3rd party plugin to manage photography portfolio. The built-in module will help you meet all listing and styling needs.
What We Liked About Lense WordPress Theme ?
Gallery Layouts : We have seen many photographers who need unique way to display lots of images. But, you can’t meet those needs with traditional photo gallery listing templates. Lense WordPress theme has it’s own built-in gallery layouts which shows your images in various styles. You can choose to display images in slider, scroller, or grid layout.
Below is the list and detail of all custom layouts that is found with Gallery Listing Page template. It includes total 3 lists where you can choose Gallery style, Spacing mode and Image Loading effect.
1) Scroller Gallery : This is a carousel type wide slider that shows multiple images in queue style. User can use navigator button to slide left or right side to view all image list. It has horizontal view port so images will appear in side by side.
2) Simple Slider : This is gallery slider which keep rotating images like all regular sliders. Once yo add bunch of images then it will show images in view port with slider navigation bar that shows dotted buttons on bottom.
3) Masonry Layout : This is 3rd and very popular gallery listing layout which uses multiple columns grid. It has 2 to 4 columns image grid layout which shows images in amazing style. (Please watch live demo to view all these layouts in action)
Other Options : Once you have selected layout for galley then you can move ahead to choose spacing style and size for images. Creative artists can also use best loading effect to display gallery collection on the page.
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Other Gallery Listing Options :
Add Gallery Images : The gallery template will include it’s own image uploader. So you won’t be dependent on external gallery uploader plugins. “Gallery Options” box is shown below page editor, when you choose page attribute from the list. It will show you layout options (as discussed above), and “Add Images” button. This button will help you insert all images for gallery showcase.
You can decide image order with drag and drop method or click “Randomize Order” check box to show images randomly. This is how you can create multiple gallery listing pages to display all your work samples and photography collection.
Full-screen Display : Never let your user to feel boring with page navigation while accessing gallery collection. Therefore, Lense WP theme comes packed with light-box type gallery slider that loads image in separate window. So user need to click on image and it will load a slider on screen with navigation arrows and close button.
The full-screen slider will load your images in original size, so small images will appear in small window and large images will be shown in large view port. You can use “Escape” button to exit from slider or use arrows to navigate through other images.
Header Left Side : Have you seen this before ?, very few theme provide header on the left side. CSSIgniter has used left navigation bar which shows your logo, menu likes and all widgets on single panel. The left side panel remains static and visible when you scroll on the large pages. So visitors will always stay in contact with menu bar and widget sections.
This is good way to promote main gallery page links, social links, contacts and other widget elements.
Final Words : Conclusion Part
Theme Options : Forget those programmers which takes heavy charges to make changes in design and layouts. Lense WordPress theme has visual panel where you can edit colors, font style, background and page layouts. Customizer panel will load all theme options and preview box for quick customization work. If you know basic of WordPress then you can start website and customize everything with ready options.
No coding work or other skills are required to manage you photography or gallery showcase site.
Responsive Design : A website need to support mobile and all screen types to get maxim visitors. This gallery theme has unique responsive platform that adjust to micro mobile screens, tablet and desktop devices in similar way. The menu bar comes on the top of the page when you load it from small devices. The gallery slider, grid layout and everything look nice even on smallest screen.
We suggest this WordPress gallery theme for best gallery features and SEO optimized layout. It won’t just improve user experience but also rank your business on the good position on search engines.
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