The Justified Image Grid is an incredibly robust and responsive WordPress gallery plugin, meticulously crafted to exhibit your images in the most exquisite and genuine manner. Whether you’re a master at capturing enchanting wedding moments, showcasing creative designs, portraying expressive portraits, highlighting remarkable architectural wonders, or embarking on a journalistic exploration, your photos narrate a distinctive tale and warrant presentation in all their splendor.
Visual Excellence: Take complete control over your gallery’s appearance with these features:
- Automatic Justified Layout: Create a horizontal grid that naturally guides the viewer’s eye in their preferred reading direction (LTR/RTL).
- Dynamic Row Heights: Adjust row heights dynamically with smart handling of incomplete last rows.
- Image Count Control: Limit the number of images or maximum rows displayed.
- Hidden Limit: Restrict thumbnail display while enabling full image access in the lightbox.
- Aspect Ratio Flexibility: Redefine thumbnail shapes for uniform or more eclectic grids.
- Responsive Design: The gallery seamlessly adapts to various device widths, screen sizes, and orientations.
- Mobile-Specific Settings: Customize the gallery for mobile devices when detected.
- Retina-Ready: Serve high-resolution thumbnails matching your device’s screen capabilities.
- Special Effects: Apply on-the-fly effects like desaturation, blur/softening, sepia, and glow.
- Customizability: Add overlays, borders, shadows, and icons to thumbnails.
- Thumbnail Captions: Incorporate sliding and fading animations, polaroid styles, translucent/gradient backgrounds, vertical centering, and more.
Gallery Functionality: Elevate your gallery with these extras:
- Custom Links: Directly link to specific pages or videos.
- Video Support: Integrate YouTube, Vimeo, and self-hosted videos seamlessly.
- Filtering: Organize and narrow down the gallery by tags, categories, or custom taxonomies.
- Load More: Expedite gallery loading and expand it with a simple click.
- Infinite Scroll: Automatically load more content as users scroll through the gallery.
- CDN Compatibility: Ensure lightning-fast gallery loading with CDN support.
- Custom Presets: Craft and reuse unique settings combinations.
- Security: Protect against right-click theft on thumbnails and within lightboxes.
- Download Link: Enable easy image downloading with a browser pop-up.
- Multiple Instances: Utilize multiple instances on the same page for diverse displays.
- Efficient Loading: Conditional script loading ensures that plugin files load only when necessary.
- Shortcode Editor: Style each gallery individually with a shortcode editor and create template tags.
- WPBakery Page Builder Addon: Seamlessly integrate with WPBakery Page Builder, offering live previews during frontend editing.
- Built-in Presets: Quickly apply predefined looks.
Content Sources: It supports various sources and plugins you may already use, including:
- WordPress: Takes over existing galleries.
- Media Library Assistant: Replaces its display.
- NextGEN Gallery: Can take over existing galleries.
- Real Media Library: Can take over existing galleries.
- Facebook: Supports single albums and overviews.
- Flickr: Supports photostreams, albums, collections, and more.
- Breadcrumbs: Provides breadcrumb support for sources with album-gallery relationships.
Lightboxes: Choose from bundled or mutually compatible lightboxes, including:
- prettyPhoto: Default desktop lightbox with social sharing via JIG Smart Deeplinking.
- PhotoSwipe: Default mobile lightbox with individual social sharing.
- Magnific Popup
- Jetpack Carousel
Multilingual Support: WPML and translation-ready, covering admin areas and applicable settings, and even includes a Spanish translation.
Enhancements and Security:
- It adds images to XML Sitemaps when used with the WordPress SEO plugin by Joost de Valk.
- Supports animated GIFs and transparent PNGs.
- Optionally restricts gallery or lightbox access to members only.