‘Snappy’ means fashionable, smart, stylish; exciting, lively; moving quickly or energetically. Photographers capture a myriad images from a sportsman in action to a model in closeup, a picturesque natural lake or a child with a captivating smile. The responsive templates presented here draw on the latest in design techniques from parallax and lazy load effects and sliders, galleries and carousels, video integration, full-screen background images, tile and geometric formats.
We feature a range of Art and Photography templates below that attractively present a photographer’s skills and portfolio, or sell images online in an image bank, or market creative photography and digital imaging services at a photo studio.
Fashion photography takes centerstage in this template with the name of the photographer below. Black and white photos with red accents for buttons and hover elements give the site a bold appeal. The three line menu symbol on the top left opens up to reveal the menu tucked away on the left, for ease of navigation. The Gallery can be viewed by category and has a contemporary look with text captions on transparent red backgrounds on hover. The Blog has articles with large attractive image banners.
Template 59147 – Wedding Photographer Responsive Moto CMS 3 Template Carousel, Slider, Grid, Lazy Load Effect, Video Integration
This template for a Wedding Photographer features a wedding shot in the header and a gallery on the homepage with zoom and lazy load effects. An introduction to the person behind the camera and statistics that impress clients, a writeup on fashion and wedding photography as well as testimonials in a slider all promote the phtoographer’s services focusing on wedding, love story and portfolio photography, adding to the personality of
the website. The Blog showcases some of the photographer’s best wedding photography. The About and Services pages with parallax banners and icons provide a 3D look to images and text on transparent background gives a contemporary look.
A photographer needs to create a distinctive image for himself. Creative visualization and double exposure techniques make the images in this design stand out from other website designs. The homepage is a website at a glance, giving a glimpse into the photographer’s story, his works, skills and portfolio and leading into the pages of the site with gallery that can be viewed as a slideshow with zoom. Large text focuses attention on the photographer’s name and passion for his work. The Blog showcases photography projects with tips for customers and the About page presents the photographer’s skill and experience, giving customers reasons to choose him.
Black and white rhombuses in transparent and solid colors, with touches of purple and grey, form a grid with images and text in this website template for a fashion photographer. The homepage gives a biography of the photographer at a glance. – his works, his experience, awards and a link to his portfolio. Lines, arrows and rhombuses in white and purple on shades and textures of black lead the eye through content. Ghost buttons turn white on hover and lead into the site. A parallax banner lends 3D depth to the image. Testimonials lend credibility. Social media icons are also diamond-shaped and have a purple outline on hover. The rhombus design and parallax banner is repeated in the portfolio page with the photographer’s works. Banners with text boxes and parallax banners with image rhombuses superimposed are posted under News. The contact page is elegantly designed with a contact form in black on a parallax banner with black-and-white image, with a black-and-white map below.
The diamond in the design is cleverly designed, placed on the image with the logo of the photographer on it. To the viewer, it’s like looking through the eye of a camera at the full-screen images in the parallax slider giving a 3D feel to the picture. The use of color to spotlight text and images in a grid is an attractive way to showcase the personal stories of people in photography. A section on services and rates is given in a neat table in grey. The versatility of the photographer to work in other genres such as portrait, studio and advertising photography is also highlighted.
This portfolio on a page speaks volumes for the skill of a photographer or Director of Photography for a video production and presents his or her works of art in a simple grid with a header slider, text banner, video, images in a grid and a parallax banner. The photographs reveal that this is a person with a passion for the outdoors, while other genres like fashion and action photography are also featured in the categories in the portfolio. The Gallery can be viewed by category. The Blog features some of the photographer’s work in large images. The About section features the Director of Photography and his team and presents the visual effects that they can produce in video film productions.
This well-organized ecommerce template for a stock photo site has a catalog of images by category, a search function, sitemap, blog and shopping cart. The Megamenu (see Architecture) has images that promote products along with menu links, leading users right into the gallery. Images in carousels have quick views with slideshows with zoom that give you many options to choose from in a collection, information, data sheet, promo video, price with discounts if any, whether the product is framed or not, and a range of other products and works of art. The Blog promotes the images showcased by the company.
The use of black, yellow and white space with images gives this site a clean and uncluttered elegance. The fixed menu below the image header allows easy navigation through the site. The header presents an image of the photographer and welcomes the user to his portfolio. A personal message from the message from the photographer tells you how he approaches each shot with a different approach. His work reveals his flair for photographing people and nature. The portfolio with lazy load effects and parallax can be viewed as a slideshow with zoom. The Services page presents different genres of photography that the photographer handles, highlighted with icons in yellow circles. The Gallery with slideshow has a Last Added section where recently uploaded photos can be seen. A banner advertises event photography. The Blog features photo projects that the photographer has worked on.
This stunning gallery-at-a-glance is an all-in-one showcase of a photographer’s capability and works of art. Images with hover effects open into pages with descriptions in the Blog. Image themes feature cityscapes to fashion to outdoor scenic views with individual accents, to individual studies, urban life and international travel, the homepage pretty much sums up everything this photographer can bring to an assignment – a keen eye for detail and a penchant for looking beyond the obvious to getting a memorable shot. A customer just needs to click on the icon on the left sidebar for a popup login form for him to register and create an account. A hamburger menu opens up to access the different pages – an About page that gives the photographer’s bio and customer testimonials, a Blog with the photographers thoughts on photography and travel, life and fine details, and a Gallery with images that can be zoomed and viewed as a slideshow. The Customization Tool enables you to make changes in the color theme of the template.
This template for digital imaging services features creative images in the header slider and banner to catch the user’s attention. Blocks of text, creative digital images and a video showing the digital imaging studio in action are neatly arranged in the minimalist grid layout with banners and tiled images interspersed with bulleted lists of services, bold headlines, customer testimonials and content on the advantages of working with the company. The Gallery features creative digital images with zoom and can be viewed by category. The Blog has huge image banners that catch the eye and pull the user into reading content on digital imagery.
Black and white and color images are used effectively in this Responsive Art and Photography template design. The fixed menu offers ease of navigation while the header slider displays images with animation effects. Icons and text promote the services of the photographer from catalog shoots to wedding and portrait photography and photo projects. Information and colorful graphs are also presented to bring out the skill of the photographer. Images with zoom show samples of his work. Customer testimonials add credibility and can be viewed in a carousel. The Portfolio can be viewed as a slideshow with zoom. Lazy loading effects keeps the template lightweight until the user scrolls down.
Spectacular images in a full-screen slider catch the eye immediately on entering the site in this template for a photo studio or photographer. Images presented in banners and tiles in a grid below promote the quality of the studio and provide a preview to the gallery, while white boxes leave space for captions and provide breathing room between the photographs. The user is invited at each box to click a link to “View the Gallery”. The Gallery is presented in a grid format with images that expand on click and can be viewed as a slideshow. Useful information is presented in image banners with text below. Last Added photographs in the Gallery can be viewed as a slideshow in a carousel. The About page introduces the Photo Studio and the team, and describes the passion the photographers bring to their art.
This template uses black and white most effectively to contrast and elegantly showcase beautiful works of fine art. Geometric shapes like a rhombus, square, circle and hexagon are used in black or outlined boldly in black with white in the center, to act as visual breaks and section dividers, and contrast with the ghost buttons that turn white on click or hover and are the action points that guide the user through the site. Customer testimonials are presented in a carousel. The contact form is flagged off with a circle in a black outline. Parallax banners and background video enhance the visual appeal of the site. A skilfully designed, contemporary website, it focuses attention on each individual section from video to gallery to carousel to sponsors’ logos and news. Simple navigation links from the top menu allow the user to navigate the site without too much scrolling. The blog enables display and discussion of art on a higher level.
This photography template for an image bank has images featured on a full-screen background image, an attractive intro slider, promotional photo banners with zoom and images with Quick View for ease of buying. An attractive banner with zoom and Shop Now button, an About Us and What We Offer section and footer with useful links makes this template work well for your photography site. The product pages have slideshows, stock availability, condition, description and social media.