Introducing Capstone

A WordPress theme especially designed for photography portfolio websites.

Screenshots of Capstone theme running on a phone, tablet and laptop

Packed Full of Features

Desktops, Phones, In-between

The theme looks great on mobiles, tablets, and even home PCs. Using responsive design, content is displayed in the best manner so you’re able to reach out to your visitors no matter how they visit your site.

Easily Organize Your Work

Capstone leverages the power of WordPress to make creating and editing your portfolios easy. Have a lot of great work? Group related items together with categories for a better experience.

Designed For Pictures

Images are first class citizens. The theme lets them shine.

What Did They Say?

Visitors need to be able to trust you. That’s why client testimonials play a central role in Capstone. Testimonials are easy to control and reinforce your outstanding qualities.

Always Be Converting

The main goal of your website is to get clients! Capstone features callout areas designed to move visitors to the your Contact page.

A Solid Foundation

The theme’s code is written and organized to be highly readable and easy to customize. It’s also completely free and open source.

And Much More…

The theme takes advantage of the WordPress platform with custom page templates, custom widgets, special theme options, page content customization, social media integration, and easy contact form setup. It’s designed from the ground up to make content fully flexible and editable.

Need more customization? Check out the pro version.

Get The Theme

It’s free, as in beer.

Set It Up

There’s a few additional steps necessary to set Capstone up properly and take full advantage of its features. Also, there’s some general WordPress suggestions that will improve your website functionality. Please refer to the Getting Started guide.

Licensing & Code

Capstone is licensed under the GNU General Public License version 2, the same license that WordPress itself uses. You can review the LICENSE.txt file bundled with the theme for more information.

The theme’s entire source code is hosted on GitHub.

Capstone Pro

More customization and additional features. Coming soon.

Screenshots of Capstone Pro in various settings

The premiere version of Capstone offers more control over the theme’s appearance. It’s currently under development, and builds upon Capstone’s great platform. Included features:

  • Upload a logo image to the header
  • Easily select fonts from Google’s webfont selection
  • Choose from pre-configured color schemes or create your own to further customize the look and feel
  • Display portfolio images in a slideshow
  • Use shortcodes to integrate theme features directly in posts
  • Have multiple authors on the blog
  • Use WordPress’s post formats feature to differentiate between posts

Documentation & Support

Getting Started

A guide is available for setting the Capstone theme up. It goes covers basic configuration of the theme’s features and will help get your site running.

Go to Guide


Theme documentation is available in the project’s GitHub wiki. It covers the theme’s features in more depth than the Getting Started guide.

Go to Theme Docs


Capstone utilizes GitHub’s built-in issues to track bugs. If you have a theme-specific problem, please review the contribution guidelines before making a ticket.

Create an Issue

General support inquiries should be sent to


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