Add a Photo Gallery

Using the following plugin:

https://wordpress.org/plugins/photo-gallery/installation/

After downloading the ZIP file,

  1. Log in to the administrator panel.
  2. Go to Plugins Add > New > Upload.
  3. Click Choose file (Browse) and select the downloaded zip file of the gallery.
    For Mac Users
    Go to your Downloads folder and locate the folder with the gallery plugin. Right-click on the folder and select Compress. Now you have a newly created .zip file which can be installed as described here.
  4. Click Install Now button.
  5. Click Activate Plugin button for activating the gallery plugin.

Step 2: Creating/Editing Galleries for the Photo Gallery.

2.1 On the left menu select Photo Gallery>Add Galleries/Images> Add new.
2.2 Name. Specify the name of the gallery.
2.3 Slug. Specify the alias in your website for the gallery.
2.4 Description. Fill in the information you would like to share with the gallery. The description will be visible with some of the gallery views.
2.5 Author. This indicates the author of the gallery. It automatically includes the name of the logged in user, who has added the gallery.
2.6 Published. Choose whether to publish the gallery or to leave it for the further publication.
2.7 Preview image. Indicate the gallery image which will be used to preview the gallery. If you leave it blank, it will automatically pick the first gallery image among the uploaded files. 2.8 Images. You can add photos to the gallery by clicking Add Images button.

Step 3: Publishing the Created Photo Gallery.

To insert a gallery into a Page or a Post.
Open the post/page you want to display the gallery. Press the button named Photo Gallery. A camera icon will be inserted into the page/post. Click on the image and select the gallery/album display you want to use for that specific page/post.
Each Photo Gallery shortcode uses three columns of parameters. The first column shows parameters specific for that Photo Gallery view only, the second one shows Lightbox (except Slideshow view) parameters, the third one is referred to the Advertisement.
In addition you can add the shortcode using Shortcode Generator .
8.1 General Parameters (First Column)
8.1.1Thumbnails
Theme. Select the theme to be applied to this Photo Gallery view.
Gallery. Select the gallery.
Sort by. Choose the option to use for the gallery image sequence.
Max. number of image columns. Provide the number of image columns in a page.
Images per page. Provide the maximum number of images per page.
Enable pagination. Choose whether to have pagination for the view or not.
Image thumbnail dimensions. Define the thumbnail width and height in pixels.
8.1.2 Masonry
Theme. Select the theme to be applied to this Photo Gallery view.
Gallery. Select the gallery.
Sort by. Choose the option to use for image sequence.
Max. number of image columns. Provide the number of image columns in a page.
Images per page. Provide the maximum number of images per page.
Enable pagination. Choose whether to have pagination for the view or not.
Image thumbnail width. Provide the thumbnail width for the images.
8.1.3 Slideshow
Theme. Select the theme to be applied to this Photo Gallery view.
Gallery. Select the gallery.
Sort by. Choose the option to use for image sequence.
Slideshow Effect. Select the effect to be applied to the slideshow.
Time interval. Specify the time interval between the images.
Slideshow dimensions. Define the width and height of the slideshow.
Enable autoplay. Choose whether to have an Autoplay of Slideshow or not.
Enable shuffle. Choose whether to have shuffle enabled for the slideshow view or not.
Enable control buttons. Choose whether to display control buttons or not.
Enable slideshow filmstrip. Choose whether to have a thumbnail filmstrip with slideshow view or not.
Slideshow Filmstrip height. Specify the height for the filmstrip.
8.1.4 Image Browser