Shotwell Added New Photo Services: Gallery3 &

August 23, 2014

shotwell photo manager

Gnome 3 photo manager shotwell 0.19.0, an unstable pre-release of the upcoming version 0.20, has been released with support for and Gallery 3 photo services.

Shotwell is a popular photo manager for Gnome 3 with below great features:

  • Import from disk or camera
  • Organize by time-based Events, Tags (keywords), Folders, and more
  • View your photos in full-window or fullscreen mode
  • Crop, rotate, color adjust, straighten, and enhance photos
  • Slideshow
  • Video and RAW photo support
  • Share to major Web services, including Facebook, Flickr, and YouTube


The latest 0.19.0 has been released as a pre-release of the upcoming version 0.20 with below changes:

  • Support for and Gallery 3 photo services added
  • Set background image for lock screen
  • Better detection of corrupt images during import
  • Various bug fixes
  • Updated translations

The .deb installer is available in Yorba’s daily build PPA for Ubuntu 14.04 and Ubuntu 14.10. Check your OS type: 32-bit = i386 or 64-bit = amd64, and download & install the appropriate package from the link below:

Download Shotwell .deb

The .deb package can be installed by double-click on it to open with Ubuntu Software Center and click the install button.

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2 responses to Shotwell Added New Photo Services: Gallery3 &

  1. I get a package removal error when I try installing the .deb as well as trying to update from the Yorba ppa. I’m ubuntu 14.04