By far one of the most popular subjects for photography blogs these days is…food! Whether it’s a recreation, restaurant reviews, recipe, travel, or food photography tips blog, taking pictures of food has become extremely popular. There are tons of online references on the subject and you can even enroll in a food photography course. For our purposes, I’ll assume you have all the necessary equipment (even if it’s just a point and shoot or smartphone camera) and are ready to create your own food photo blog.
The great news is, if you use WordPress to create your blog, you can get instant access to a large selection of free blog themes you can use to tailor the look of your website for just the right effects. With photo blogging being one of the major searchable categories, you can find themes for your food photography right from the WP repository itself. When you launch WordPress, just go to the Appearance–Themes section and click on the Install Themes tab. You can them specify your search criteria to get some theme suggestions.
Here are 10 of the WordPress photo blog themes that might be good for your food photography site:
Setting a featured image results in a thumbnail appearing on the homepage.
Includes interactive WP customizer interface.
Includes custom header, background, menu, and widget features.
Great for a magazine or portfolio look. Includes customizable header and background plus social media links.
Displays your images with a Pinterest look.
Easy to customize and SEO optimized. This is a very useful theme for photoblogging.
You can add your photos easily using the drag and drop page builder.
Features customizable drop down menus, tabbed sidebars, and featured sliders. Includes 19 widget areas and is one, two, or three column responsive.