With Carousel active, any standard WordPress galleries you have embedded in posts or pages will launch a gorgeous full-screen photo browsing experience with comments and EXIF metadata.
You can show your Carousel with a black background:
or with a white background:
You can also choose to display the photo metadata (Exif) in the Carousel, if it’s available.
Questions & Answers
- Can I display videos in a Carousel?
Carousel is only for displaying images from a standard WordPress gallery. It will not display videos.
- Carousel is active but is not launching for my galleries. What’s up?
Please verify if your theme has some custom gallery functionalities. The Carousel deactivates itself if it detects that the theme in use is overwriting the gallery shortcode, so as to not conflict with the theme.
- Can developers extend the Carousel?
Theme and plugin authors have filters and actions they can hook into to force activate, customize and extend the Carousel if they wish, such as