Gallery Bank – WordPress Photo Gallery Plugin

Best WordPress Gallery Plugin that comes with responsive pictures / images, widgets, thumbnail, masonry layouts.

Author:Tech Banker (profile at
WordPress version required:3.4
WordPress version tested:5.7.2
Plugin version:4.0.50
Added to WordPress repository:24-05-2013
Last updated:13-03-2021
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Total downloads:3 249 746
Active installs:10 000+
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Best WordPress Gallery Plugin

Gallery Bank is such a powerful photo gallery plugin designed with advanced features to showcase your image galleries in the most beautiful and authentic way.

Whether you specialize in photography, creative designs, or a journalistic exploration, your photos tell a unique story and deserve to be presented in the best way possible.

This plugin is the ideal solution for creating portfolios, photo albums, showcases and teasers for your wordpress website.

The plugin comes with a user-friendly AJAX-driven administration that allows creating galleries easily and quickly.

You can display a gallery in a post, page or even in a widget area.

We especially took care of the loading speed performance by optimizing the queries and have created a custom and lightweight jQuery script.


Gallery Bank is one of the best WordPress Gallery Plugin in the market that is fully responsive and have loaded with extra-ordinary features.

It is loaded with 200+ features and you can create stunning photo albums, image galleries on any of your WordPress site/blog.

It provides a powerful photo gallery engine for uploading and managing photo albums of images, with the ability to batch upload, delete, rearrange and sort images.

It is being regularly updated for new features.

It’s a perfect choice among photographers to have a stunning look for their sites/blogs.

Smart photographers, designers, and developers love Gallery Bank, and you will love too!

Gallery Bank – WordPress Gallery Plugin Premium Version

Key Features available in Free Version

  • 100% Responsive.
  • Clean and Modern Design
  • Ajax Themes Compatibility
  • Masonry Layouts
  • Thumbnails Layouts
  • Top Notch Support
  • Strong SEO Foundation
  • Shortcode Editor to style each gallery individually.
  • Use multiple instances on the same page.
  • User-Friendly Admin Panel to add Galleries.
  • Create & Manage the unlimited amount of image galleries on your WordPress site/blog.
  • Upload an unlimited amount of photos/images in your gallery.
  • Images uploaded are stored in a separate directory to avoid mess up with an inbuilt wp-uploads folder.
  • Photo Metadata is fetched from each image and populates to Title, Description, Alt Text Fields too.
  • Photo Metadata is retrieved as per IPTC Standard mentioned here
  • Add Title and Description to each of your photo galleries and albums.
  • Add Image Title, Image Description, Alt Text to each of your images.
  • Possibility to exclude images from displaying in a particular photo gallery.
  • Add single or multiple galleries to your page or post using a shortcode.
  • Supports Masonry Layout and Thumbnail Layouts.
  • Custom CSS Toolbox
  • Configure Thumbnail Dimensions in Global Options
  • Right Click Protection Feature in Global Options
  • Language Direction Feature in Global Options
  • Shortcode Wizard to add shortcodes on your Page/Post.
  • Gallery Widget to let you use your photo albums and galleries on your widget section.

Take your media gallery to the next level with Premium Versions which gives you 200+ features.

Key Features available in Premium Versions

  • All Free Version Features as mentioned above.
  • Supports Thumbnail, Masonry, Slideshow, Image Browser, Justified Grid, Blog Style, Compact Album, Extended Album.
  • Compact Albums displays in a Grid format whereas Extended Albums displays in a List format.
  • Manage Galleries
  • Upload Images using PL Uploader, WP Media Manager, Upload Video
  • Supports Videos from Youtube, Facebook, Vimeo etc.
  • Set Thumbnail as Cover Image.
  • Apply Tags to use as Filters for your filterable portfolio.
  • Edit Images – Crop, Rotate Anti Clockwise, Rotate Clockwise, Flip Images Vertically, Flip Images Horizontally, Restore Images, Watermarking.
  • Edit Images – Effects such as Grayscale, Negative, Removal, Sepia, Slate, Saturate, Brightness, Contrast.
  • Copy Images to other Galleries, Move Images to other Galleries.
  • Sort Galleries – Drag & Drop Images to provide Custom Order/Sequence for displaying as per your needs.
  • Manage Albums – Edit existing Album, Delete Album, Delete All Albums
  • Add Album – Album Title & Description
  • Add Album – Add Existing Galleries to your Album to display on Front End.
  • Sort Galleries – Drag & Drop Images to provide Custom Order/Sequence for displaying as per your needs.
  • Manage Tags – Edit Tags, Delete Tags
  • Add Tags – Tag Name, Description for Filters to be applied later to Galleries, Albums
  • Thumbnail Layouts
  • Masonry Layouts
  • Slideshow Layouts
  • Image Browser Layouts
  • Justified Grid Layouts
  • Blog Style Layouts
  • Compact Album Layouts
  • Extended Album Layouts
  • Customize Layouts using Custom CSS.
  • Lightcase Lightbox
  • Fancy Box Lightbox
  • Color Box Lightbox
  • Foo Box Free Edition
  • Nivo Lightbox
  • Global Options
  • Lazy Load of Images
  • Filter Settings
  • Order By Settings
  • Search Box for Galleries and Albums
  • Page Navigation
  • Watermarking of Images
  • Advertisement
  • Shortcode Wizard
  • Roles and Capabilities to let you choose what WordPress roles can edit your galleries.
  • Animation Effects
  • Special Effects
  • 24/7 Technical Support

Gallery Bank is completely customizable, resizable and is compatible with all browsers and devices (iPhone, iPad and Android smartphones).

You will be able to insert it in any page or post you want with its inbuilt shortcode generator.

For an even more personal and compelling experience, you can add special effects to your photos.

This comprehensive gallery plugin also allows you to integrate a bundle of beautiful free and premium lightbox options to your WordPress Gallery.

Gallery Bank gives you a complete confidence that it will perform flawlessly on any device, orientation or pixel density.

Visit here to upgrade to Premium Versions now.

Gallery Bank uses FooBox as its default gallery lightbox which is licensed under GPL V2 or later.

Responsive Photo Gallery Plugin for WordPress

It is being designed keeping in mind the optimal viewing experience across a wide range of devices. At the same time, it is being coded to work also on old browsers!

Whether your visitors are on a Mobile, Laptop or Desktop your Gallery will look great on any device.

Unlimited Image Galleries & Photos

You can add an unlimited number of images in a single gallery.

As you have created a number of image galleries, you can add as many short-codes on your page as you need.

Layout Settings

Easily Configuration settings for Thumbnails, Album Covers, Different Lightboxes, Slideshow, Pagination etc. for customizing your albums as per your website’s look & feel.

Easy Setup & Management

Create stunning, 100% responsive, SEO-friendly photo gallery in minutes.

It provides easy-to-manage functionality to rename, upload, copy, add and remove images.

Galleries can be uploaded using inbuilt WordPress Media Uploader or PLUploader.

Image Gallery

It allows you to add multiple images with multiple effects.

Image Gallery option allows you to customize the settings for views of images.

Masonry Layout

Gallery Bank lets you implement Masonry Layout easily.

Masonry layouts are a great choice for creating galleries using images with varied dimensions.

It works by placing elements in optimal position based on available vertical space.

Different Lightboxes

Lightbox will appear when you click on the image and it will help you show more detail about your pictures with full description and full size of the image.

A variety of choices are available to choose from.

Custom Widgets

Custom Widgets lets you easily embed shortcode from the shortcode wizard and beautify your website with awesome galleries and albums.

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Technical Support

If you think, that you found a bug in our plugin or have any question contact us at

Please use the support forum on only for this free version of the plugin.

For the Premium Version, there is a separate support package available.

Please do not use the support forum for questions about the Premium Versions.