Create modern client photo galleries

Online galleries for photo sharing, sales and delivery

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An online photo gallery platform for modern photographers

Customize your online photo gallery

Cover themes, thumbnail styles and font selections are just the beginning of all the available customization options. Stand out from the crowd and impress your clients with your custom designed photo galleries.

  • Sample design: London + Masonry - Wide
    London // Masonry - Wide
  • Sample design: London + Pins
    London // Pins
  • Sample design: Berlin + Masonry
    Berlin // Masonry
  • Sample design: Auckland + Dark Theme
    Auckland // Dark Theme
  • Sample design: Santa Fe + Squares
    Santa Fe // Squares
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A photo sharing platorm you and your clients will love. View, select and communicate all online. Enable watermarks, downloads, favorites and password protection.

Proof Photos

Organize your photos within your customizeable Gallery Directory
Delivery

Digital Downloads

Conveniently deliver photos to your clients online. With every photo gallery, control file size and restrict access with a personalized password--all at the click of a button.

Client Downloads

Portal

A mini website for your galleries

Organize your client photo galleries into a central repository. This gives your clients an easy way to find all of your published galleries. Customize your directory by choosing from several themes and use the SEO settings to improve your search engine rankings.

Gallery Directories

Organize your photos within your customizeable Gallery Directory
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    • 8
    • 2
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    • 24
    • 8
    • 2
    • 16
    • 4
Analytics

Photo gallery activity reports

Quickly identify which images have been viewed, how many times, and which images have been downloaded and/or favorited. Lightfolio analytics gives you insight into all your online gallery traffic.

Visitor Analytics

Sales

Sell Online

Allow your clients to purchase prints, digital downloads and more. Process your own orders or integrate with our photo lab partners. Set your own pricing, minimum orders, shipping rates and create coupons.

Online Sales

Organize your photos within your customizeable Gallery Directory

Global Network

Create your free online photo gallery and join photographers in over 100 countries around the globe. Join your peers today.

Lightfolio photographers can be found in over 90 countries around the world.

More Lightfolio Products

{ Lightfolio is a suite of online tools for photographers }

  • CRM for Photographers Studio management software helps you get a handle on your photography business. Lightfolio Studio Manager lets you book clients online and helps you keep your calendar organized.
  • Photography Contracts Use our intuitive form builder. Use our templates as a starting point and customize and tailor them to your needs, or simply build from scratch. Add your logo and customize colors and layout.
  • Photography Invoices Getting the form in the hands of your clients is easy. Post a link on your social media profile, embed the form directly on your website or send an email with a unique, trackable link.
FAQ

Questions about client galleries?

Our online galleries are built for professional photographers. You have a host of custom design options so you can create galleries that match your brand. Enable downloads, favorites, online sales and several other options for each gallery.

Yes. Our base plan allows free online photo galleries, where you can upload up to a gigabyte of images. You will have access to most every feature found on paid tiers. Upgrade only when you need more storage.

Photgraphers can limit access to their online galleries with a PIN or by requiring email + password authentication. The are optional settings you can enable.

Each of your photo galleries can restrict download types (single image vs entire gallery) and download sizes. Download delivery is also tracked so you can confirm which clients received their images.

Favorites give your clients the ability to select, collaborate and comment on their favorite images in your photo gallery. It's a convenient proofing system.

All paid plans allow you to use your own domain to display the contents of your online galleries. Free plans allow you to choose a custom Lightfolio domain (mycompany.lightfolio.com).

Performance is important. All photo gallery content is delivered by a global content delivery network (CDN) to ensure your images load fast.

For free plans, there is a commission when selling through your online store. However, all paid plans have 0% commission. This is a great way to try out sales on the free tier and if you start selling regularly, upgrade as needed.

Video uploads are no possible in your online gallery. This feature is currently in beta--simply request access to start uploading your own videos directly to Lightfolio.

Yes. Copyright protection is important to photographers and so watermarks are an option you can enable. Create text or image based watermarks and apply them on any gallery.

Use our free Lightroom plugin to upload and sync photos in your galleries.

We serve photographers all across the world and now offer support for over a dozen languages. Display your online galleries using your clients native language.

Lightfolio photo galleries are built to display on any device. Clients can view your photo galleries on desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile device.

Every photographer can promote their brand by using your own studio logo and favicon on all galleries.

Sharing client galleries is easy. Add a custom message and login & download details your gallery invitations. Keep track of who has visited each gallery to sure your clients received the invite.

Our other products (Studio Manager, Websites) both integrate with Lightfolio Client Galleries. Using one platform to manage your entire photography business makes life much, much easier.

Please reach out with other question at hello@lightfolio.com

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