MiniFolio is a very clean and simple free WordPress theme that will allow you to easily set up an online portfolio and a very simple blog.
The theme uses custom post types for the portfolio so you can add items easily and on the portfolio page people can either open the image with PrettyPhoto or visit the detailed portfolio page. You can have an unlimited amount of portfolio items and visitors can easily browse through these categories and from one portfolio item to the next.
The blog is very very simple. I have not included any sidebars as the focus is on your content, however, you can have author bios, related posts and threaded comments. The main focus is the homepage with the slider and the portfolio page so I