digiKam 5.6.0 Released, How to Install it in Ubuntu

The digiKam photo management software has reached the new stable 5.6.0 release with exciting new features and more than 81 issues closed. New features in digiKam 5.6.0 according to the announcement: The HTML gallery and Video Slideshow tools are back and available via tools menu. database shrinking is also possible for MySQL databases. improved the… Continue reading digiKam 5.6.0 Released, How to Install it in Ubuntu

Photo Management Software digiKam 5.4.0 Released [PPA]

Free and open-source photo management software digiKam 5.4.0 has been released today several improvements to the similarity search engine and a complete re-write of video file support. What’s new in digiKam 5.4.0: Usability improvements to the fuzzy sidebar functionality Duplicates search improvement Possibility to drag and drop an image into the Fuzzy search without import… Continue reading Photo Management Software digiKam 5.4.0 Released [PPA]

digiKam 5.1.0 Released, How to Install it in Ubuntu 16.04

After one month of development, the digiKam team announced the release of its photo management software digiKam 5.1.0 last night with new RAW cameras support and bug fixes. DigiKam 5.1.0 brings a new huge bugs triage and some fixes, LibRaw 0.18 to support new lead RAW cameras, Mysql database interface consolidation, speed-up startup operation. Also… Continue reading digiKam 5.1.0 Released, How to Install it in Ubuntu 16.04

How to Install digiKam 5.0 in (K)Ubuntu 16.04 via PPA

Last updated on July 10th, 2016 After two years of development, digiKam 5.0 stable was finally released one day ago with fully Qt5 port. In addition to code porting, digiKam 5.0 now uses many Qt dependencies instead of KDE dependencies. To provide a pure Qt5 version of digiKam in the future, around 80% of KDE… Continue reading How to Install digiKam 5.0 in (K)Ubuntu 16.04 via PPA

digiKam 4.14.0 Released, PPA for Ubuntu 14.04, 15.04

digiKam 4.14.0, the last stable release of the 4.x series, has been released. The next 5.0.0 release with Qt5 and KF5 support is on the way. In this release, OpenCV 3.x is now supported for face management and others tools based on OpenCV algorithm. Some work have been done about overlay icon to improve usability.… Continue reading digiKam 4.14.0 Released, PPA for Ubuntu 14.04, 15.04