Flickr Viewer


Display your Flickr Photostream, Favourites, Galleries and Albums on your website.
Comes with lightbox and pagination. More features coming soon!

  • Use Shortcodes to display your Flickr photostream, favourites, galleries and albums.
  • The images are displayed using a lightbox.
  • Admin settings to control size of thumbnail images and visibility settings etc
  • Just authenticate with your Flickr Account and you are ready to go!
  • Visit Flickr Viewer Pro Demo Site

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  1. PHP v5.5


  • [cws_fgp_photostream] Will display your Photostream.

  • [cws_fgp_favourites] Will display your Favourites.

Shortcode Usage

  • Display Photostream Example
    [cws_fgp_photostream theme=grid thumb_size=square_150 show_title=0]

  • Display Favourites Example
    [cws_fgp_favourites theme=grid thumb_size=square_150 show_title=1]

  • Display Gallery Example
    [cws_fgp_galleries theme=grid gallery_id=72157678104065683 show_title=1 thumb_size=square_150]

There are 2 main shortcodes:

  • [cws_fgp_photostream]
  • [cws_fgp_favourites]


  • Flickr Viewer – Ian Kennerley,
  • Lightbox2 (
  • Masonry (
  • phpFlickr (Dan Coulter (
  • Justified Image Grid – Miro Mannino
  • Photoswipe – Dmitry Semenov


  • This is the Justified Image Gallery.
  • This is the Favourites Grid with image details enabled.
  • This is the grid view of you Photostream.
  • This is an example of the lightbox displaying photo you clicked on.
  • This is an example of Album grid view.
  • Another example grid view of you Photostream without details.


Installation Instructions
  1. Unzip into your /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Make your settings, Admin->Settings->Flickr Viewer
  4. Use the ‘Photostream’ shortcode [cws_fgp_photostream] on a page of your choice.
  5. Use the ‘Favourites’ shortcode [cws_fgp_favourites] on a page of your choice.
Can it display private images?

The Pro version can display Private images with it’s Privacy filter options.


Super Plugin

Your plugin is the 4th one I have tried and yours actually works. Congrats on that. All I need to show specific albums.

This is for a Boy Scout group and I am showing albums from campouts and events on individual posts.

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Contributors & Developers

“Flickr Viewer” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Fixed missing template files
  • Changed Constructors with the same name as their class is deprecated in PHP7 in phpFlickr.php (pager)


  • Fixed pagination bugs in album shortcode


  • Fixed bug in album shortcode
  • Added options num_album_results and num_image_results to [cws_fgp_albums] to limit number of albums returned and number of images.


  • Added Gallery shortcode.
  • Added Albums shortcode


  • Complete Re-write of plugin.


  • Beta Release