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Aswin Photo Gallery


Easy to set up and easy to use photo gallery that lets you create facebook style Image gallery for your wordpress based Blog or website. Albums can be displayed on pages or post with shortcode [apg_gallery]


  • Show a Gallery Grid view : [apg_gallery]

  • Exclude certain albums in gallery view : [apg_gallery exclude=”1,2,3″]

  • Show certain albums in gallery view : [apg_gallery only=”1,2,3″]

  • Show album carousel : [apg_gallery type=”slider”] (This shortcode will also accept “exclude” or “only” attribute), you can also pass settings attributes [apg_gallery type=”slider” autoplay=”true” show_dots=”true” show_arrows=”false” slides_to_scroll=”4″ slides_to_show=”4″]

Show images in certain album:

  • Show images grid view: [apg_album id=”1″]

  • Show a different image size for image thumbnail: [apg_album id=”1″ img_size=”thumbnail”]

  • Change layout with shortcode (Layout from the album settings will be used by default): [apg_album id=”1″ layout=”grid”] , [apg_album id=”1″ layout=”slider”], [apg_album id=”1″ layout=”slider_multi”]

  • You can also overwrite other settings from shortcode attributes:

[apg_album id=”1″ autoplay=”false” show_dots=”true” show_arrows=”false” slides_to_scroll=”1″ slides_to_show=”3″]

Show Filterable Gallery : [apg_filterable]

  • You can exclude certain albums : [apg_filterable exclude=”1,2,3″]

  • You can show images from certain albums : [apg_filterable only=”1,2,3″]


  • Fancybox image view
  • Add new album
  • Settings
  • Album list


Upload the aswin-photo-gallery wp-content/plugin in your wordpress installation, Activate it, Plugin is ready to use, it requires no configuration, It comes with predefined configuration for image sizes and number of columns to be displayed per row, you can customize it based on your requirement.

You can use [apg_gallery] shortcode on you page or post to display all albums or you can use [apg_album id=””] shortcode to display images in certain album.

1, 2, 3: You’re done!


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