Papaia Theme Photography & Portfolio WordPress Theme


Papaia is a unique WordPress theme designed to load quickly and it is ideal for photographers, freelancers, architects, agencies, design studios, startups or any other creative business.

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It is fully responsive, optimized with mobile-first techniques and retina display support. Easy to customize and adapt to your specific needs, this theme will impress your audience at first sight.

Responsive and Mobile Ready

You can rest assured that every pixel will respond as it should no matter if your visitors are on a desktop, tablet or a smartphone.


Looks Great on Retina Screens

The theme is HiDPI optimized and will look great on any retina ready device. Your images will also be optimized to look great on retina devices and the CSS doesn’t contain any static images.


Customizer Options

The theme is packed with simple, yet useful options via the WordPress Customizer which previews your site in real time. If you have extra requirements to fulfill, you can add your own Custom CSS.


WooCommerce Support

Start selling your products right away it’s easy and fast with the help of the powerful WooCommerce plugin it all fits nicely into our minimal design.

Implemented the right way: no template files, just hooks!


Showcase Your Projects

Showcase your creativity, because the focus is on your work. You have two project galleries to choose from, depending on your preference.



The theme has a useful importer that will setup your site to look like the online preview (without the shop). Posts, pages, menus, widgets, customizer options everything is covered in a simple one click operation!


Clean Simple Code

Well written code allows developers to understand the theme and extend it with ease. Hooks are used to offer a better customization experience and the project post type is stored in a separate plugin for better separation and easy information management.


Optimized for Speed

This theme is highly optimized with mobile first techniques, the theme preview scores 99% on the page speed grade and it is faster than 97% of all tested websites here are the results.


Translation Ready

The theme is ready to be translated in any language. We provide the .pot file so you can start right away with PoEdit.

Also, the theme is compatible with the WPML plugin.


Docs and Great Support

The theme comes with a comprehensive documentation to get you started and fast support for questions or issues.


 = 1.1.6 = * 2022-08-11 * updated theme fancybox plugin * added new performant smooth scroll to top using requestAnimationFrame  = 1.1.5 = * 2022-08-05 * minor scroll to top button styling fix  = 1.1.4 = * 2021-10-19 * minor fixes with compatibility updates * updated Papaia Helper bundled plugin to 1.1.1 (update via Appearance > Install Plugins)  = 1.1.3 = * 2018-10-19 * fixed menu drop-down problem on touch-based devices  = 1.1.2 = * 2018-10-12 * added Customizer option to alow opening projects in single view in a Portfolio Gallery page template (avoiding the lightbox)  = 1.1.1 = * 2018-09-13 * fixed lightbox issue for latest WooCommerce plugin  = 1.1 = * 2018-06-20 * fixed various Theme Check Warnings and Requires to comply with latest Envato standards  = 1.0 = * 2018-04-02 * Initial release 


  • jQuery
  • fancyBox
  • Bootstrap
  • modernizr
  • Roboto font
  • Unsplash
  • Various Behance authors

Please note that the images shown in previews are not included in the download package due to licensing restrictions. All images used are intellectual property of their respective owners and are used only for preview purposes.

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