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

How to Install Picty Large Collections Photo Manager in Ubuntu

Picty is a free, open-source, and lightweight manager for large photo collections. It is designed around managing metadata and a lossless approach to image handling. metadata: descriptive and other information about images (created by you, your camera or the programs you use) that are embedded inside image files alongside the pixels. lossless: by only ever… Continue reading How to Install Picty Large Collections Photo Manager in Ubuntu