Review : Photobox WordPress Theme is a WordPress photography theme by Themify, made for photo artists and bloggers. The homepage layout of Photobox theme is compatible for the all types of artists and professionals, so that they can have better platform to display their excellent work and portfolio. The color skin and background design of this theme is crisp and minimal, a perfect design for professional photo blogs and websites. The theme has great responsiveness with capability to adjust over mobiles, tablets, P.C., big laptop screens and everywhere from small to large resolutions. The documentation guide and theme options panel are enough to setup and handle website, even if you don’t know programming.
Photobox WordPress Theme has simple look but it is powerful enough to meet most of the needs of modern photography websites, you can change background and color if you don’t find it attractive. The main thing is core features and options panel, which decides how your website will perform and that is strong side of this theme. I would suggest Photobox to all artists and creative individuals who are using image as a primary content to display work or products, and text as a secondary element.
Photobox Review for Key Features
Large Slider : The Photobox Themify WordPress Theme provides large full-screen slide-show on homepage which occupies most of the space. Well, this type of slider works best when you want keep your visitors concentrated on your photography and make them lost in your creative work. When you access options for slider you will find way to select work to display on slide-show, transition mode, time between all sliders and more. The slide box has unique borders around every edge, this way you will feel like viewing slide-show on TV. Thanks to the Themify designers for using a stylish frame for slide-show, apart from that user can find two arrows to navigate left or right side on the slider. The list of small thumbnails displayed below slider is the list of entire slide-show contents, that means you can have a quick preview at all contents and click on particular thumbnail to see it on slide-show, instantly.
Column Sections and Layouts : Right after slide-show you will find a message box with Photobox WordPress Theme, where you can insert a custom welcome message or a quick introduction about yourself. Moreover 3rd and last section of homepage is widgetized columns, located at the bottom of the page. Here you can any useful widgets of your choice, like latest tweets, recent posts, text widget, links etc. Photographers can select among various layouts (2 columns, 3 columns, 4 columns) to display work, this way they can easily customize website according to their needs. The gallery page is supported by WP gallery, hence you can follow drag and drop method to manage images in library.
Themify Photobox WordPress Theme will present gallery using light-box gallery mode using gorgeous transition effects. There are two unique custom menus given on header and footer areas, this enough to display best category or pages of website. The theme powered by latest W3C valid code written using HTML5 and CSS3 styling code makes this theme compatible for simple and advanced photography website. The homepage / footer has capacity to display maximum 4 widgets, so make sure you select those widgets which makes better navigation or shows useful information to the visitors. The list of ready color skin shows some of the pre-generated colors for quick beginning, but there is a wide room to create other color skins on your own. Simply access color generator tool to make color skin for website, and then apply different color for links, header, footer, background and other areas.
Photobox Theme Features :
- Big slide-show option on front-page
- Thumbnail gallery list on slide-show
- Arrows on slider : For manual navigation
- 4 widget columns for homepage
- 4 footer widget column sections
- 7 best color skins to select from
- Custom footer text option
- SEO powered theme design and coding
- Threaded comment and WP 3.0 menu features
- Multi-level smooth drop down menu
- Header social media buttons widget
- WordPress 3.9+ required
- 1 year free support and updates
Price Details :
Standard : $49
Developer : $69