Darktable 3.8.0 Released with New Shortcut System, New Modules, HEIF/HEIC Support

Darktable, free opensource photography application and raw developer, released new major version 3.8.0 few days ago. Here’s what’s new and PPA for Ubuntu users. Darktable 3.8.0 reworked the keyboard shortcut system. User may now control the app via other devices, such as MIDI devices and game controllers. And, standard keyboard/mouse shortcuts can now make use… Continue reading Darktable 3.8.0 Released with New Shortcut System, New Modules, HEIF/HEIC Support

digiKam 5.9.0 Released with Various Fixes (Appimage)

Open source photo management software digikam 5.9.0 was released a day ago with lots of bug fixes and improvements. “Following the release of 5.8.0 published in January, the digiKam team is proud to announce the new release 5.9.0 of the digiKam Software Collection. In this last version of 5.x, we has focused all developements to… Continue reading digiKam 5.9.0 Released with Various Fixes (Appimage)

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

Shotwell 0.23.5 Adds Hyperlinks on Tags, Remove Buttom Toolbar Option

The Gnome photo management software, Shotwell 0.23.5, was released a few days ago with user experience improvements, bug fixes, and translation updates. Shotwell 0.23.5 adds an option under View menu allows users to hide the bottom toolbar. Tags below the thumbnails now behave like hyperlinks, so that clicking it brings you to the page with… Continue reading Shotwell 0.23.5 Adds Hyperlinks on Tags, Remove Buttom Toolbar Option

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