You’ve probably struggled with the default output of the WordPress gallery shortcode. It’s OK. We all have. By default, WordPress wraps the entire gallery in a
div, and then further wraps the images in
There are a few, excellent WordPress image gallery plugins that address gallery shortcode styling (File Gallery Plugin), as well as the invalid XHTML code (Cleaner Gallery Plugin). These plugins work great for many things, but they also add a lot more functionality.
If all you want to display is a simple list of all the image attachments that are attached to a particular page/post, and you just want the
img tags, there’s a much easier way to do it.