One of the big trends in web design for 2012 is fullscreen websites, so I’ve rounded up 10 of my favourite free and premium fullscreen WordPress themes. These themes are appropriate for a range of different sites, but they’re especially good for portfolio websites and photography blogs.
Most of these themes allow you to have a fullscreen slideshow or single image for your site’s background, but some of them even give you the option of using a fullscreen video or Google Map for your website’s backdrop.
This WordPress theme offers fullscreen HTML5 video background support, an Ajax contact form, a jQuery drop-down menu, 2 colours to choose from, over 30 shortcodes, and much more.
This free WordPress theme includes a fullscreen slideshow, a custom menu, banner ads, and a featured thumbnail, making it ideal for photography websites.
This WordPress offers a fullscreen background, jQuery Tiny Carousel, custom widgets, a shortcode editor, and a working contact form with validation. This theme’s design makes it perfect for sites related to children and babies, but it can be tailored to meet the needs of a range of different types of websites.
This WordPress theme includes a fullscreen slideshow, Facebook and Twitter integration, password protected gallery support, and 7 custom widgets. With 10 page templates, 6 gallery page templates, and 4 homepage styles to choose from, you can easily make this theme your own.
This WordPress theme features a fullscreen gallery, an Ajax contact form, custom widgets, a visual shortcode editor, and extensive documentation. Plus, Flashlight offers ecommerce support, so you can use this theme for an online store.
This free WordPress theme features a fullscreen background, a grid-based layout, menu customization, and post thumbnails. Plus, Mansion is fully widgetized, so you can easily add more functionality to your website or blog.
This WordPress theme includes a fullscreen background, 5 types of galleries for displaying your work, extensive documentation, and cross-browser compatibility.
This WordPress theme enables you to have a fullscreen slideshow, video, Google Map, or single image for your site’s background. Delight also provides an Ajax contact form generator, portfolio templates, a sidebar generator, and much more.
This free WordPress theme features a fullscreen slideshow background, a portfolio section, a custom menu, banner ads, and custom post types.
This WordPress theme offers a fullscreen background image and video gallery, bulk image posting, 5 custom widgets, jQuery effects, 2 colours to choose from, and much more.