Questions tagged [photography]

This is the general tag for programs that allow manipulation, categorization and all other interactions with photographs.

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Self-hosted photo management webapp with facial recognition, duplicates elimination

Whenever I think of my piles of photos with multiple duplicates of each, I get a little stressed and put it off for another year. Time to do something about it, and am looking for some software to ...
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Online photo SHARING APP to show my album pictures on map based on EXIF GPS data

I went on a hike, took a bunch of geotagged pictures, and I want to upload them and have them displayed on a map. What photo sharing services support displaying imagines from a specific user's album ...
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Photo files: time groups to folders?

I have more than 10000 of photos shot with digital camera in a travel, in two-week period. I need software to group photos by EXIF timestamp into folders, in tiered way: days, museums/landmarks/...
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Software that provides easy FFT, DCT and or DWT to watermark images

Is there a software package online that provides easy FFT, DCT, and/or DWT to watermark images? Even more specifically, JPG images. It should feature either batch file processing capabilities, or a ...
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Collaborative online photo gallery

I am looking for a collaborative online photo gallery platform. I need the following features: Create one main event/page/topic Users can upload multiple photos to this event/page/topic. They can add ...
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Desktop managment software for Flickr (Linux)

I'm using Flickr as a web based storage for some of my photography. Flickr offers 1 TB space for free, offers pretty good sharing features, good management through collections and sets, but their ...
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Photo manager (Picasa-like) that recognizes objects in a 100 GB+ photo database

I'm looking for an open-source or freeware desktop tool able to detect objects in possibly 100 GB of photos. the iPhone's built-in photo viewer does this: you can search "Photos with cats", ...
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Assess a picture's quality (size, contrast, sharpness)

I have millions of pictures of things (buildings, animals, people, etc). Some of the pictures are of bad quality, so they need to be shot again. How to measure the "quality" of each picture? I define ...
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Android app for joining several photographs into a larger flat image

I want to take some large photographs of objects on the floor by taking several images and stitching them together. I've tried out some panorama apps, but while they automatically stitch the images ...
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App to create photo tour using pictures and gpx tracks we already have

Is there a program, app or website, where you can: Upload geolocated pictures from Google Drive or your phone gallery or computer Upload gpx track Edit the default music The app should arrange the ...
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Simple local/offline photo gallery

I have a big directory with photographs. There are some subdirectories, and some of those contain a lot of photos. For my own needs I use whatever sophisticated software I need, but there are other ...
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Self-hosted image database

I am looking for a decent self-hosted photo management database where users can upload, download and organize and share the images in a common corporate database. These are the requirements: self-...
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Photo manager with tagging and metadata

Is there a photo manager software in linux, that can store image metadata including image tags in the image itself and not an extra database? I tried DigiKam, but it tells me that the data would be ...
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Image viewer for Android which can show big images in full resolution

So the base question is in the title. I know one application which can show big images in full resolution — QuickPic https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.alensw.PicFolder — but it's ...
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Webapp to let users choose what RAW pictures I should edit

I take all my pictures in RAW, I only want to edit the keepers (obviously) and my users want to make a selection themselves, so pick/discard, flag, rate. Is there a way to have them do that online? ...
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Quickly straighten and crop a large number of photos

I have taken several hundred photographs at an event. I would like to do some simple, quick editing of these, before sharing them. Specifically, rotating the photo to straighten it, and cropping it as ...
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OS X: Replacement for Adobe Lightroom

I have used Lightroom for a few years now, but not too seriously. I am probably not the only one who doesn’t like Adobe’s subscription model, and I don’t like having to pay yearly for this and a ...
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Android app which scans while camera moves

Is there an app which can scan image/text while you move camera along of paper (like real scanner does) ? OCR is not necessary. I want be able to get a single long photo of scanned surface. In a ...
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Media server (DLNA) which works with Picasa database

I have an enormous collection of family photos which resides on a network share on home network. I connect to it with Picasa whose own metadata database is also on that share. Local Picasa is mapped ...
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Add dark OR light watermark automatically, based on background

Whenever I export photos I add in a small watermark on the edge of the photo. I usually add in a white watermark which is slightly transparent. However, Some photos are entirely white in that edge, ...
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Image viewer that randomly displays images from sub-folders using tag filters

I have a parent folder named "Pictures" containing tens of thousands of pictures that are organized in sub-folders that are named by date such as "2020-04-07". Some of these pictures have been taken ...
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Camera app which allows enhanced visualization of imperfections via real-time filters

Is there a camera app for Android which allows for real time (not post-save) filters which adjust contract, levels, curves, performs equalize (like in Photoshop), or otherwise which could help ...
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Photo management software with facial recognition

I need a photo management software that lets me load a lot of photos or different people, pets, and places and it does smart categorization of them based on facial recognition. Like Google Photos ...
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Mosaic generator with variable size tiles

I am looking for a mosaic generator that allow you to use variable size tiles. Most generators allow you to only use fixed-size, square tiles. Some of the more advanced allow you to non-square tiles: ...
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I'm looking for a photo management software that works on Android & Windows

I have tried Plex & Google Photos but neither meets all my requirements: I want to be able to put photos in multiple albums at once Face recognition & sorting is a plus point, but I want to ...
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Recommended software to remove duplicated photos

Based on https://www.pcworld.com/article/2927913/find-duplicate-photos-two-utilities-that-can-help.html, I installed http://freepicturesolutions.com/free-duplicate-photo-finder.html on Windows 10, ...
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Mark files in directory as favorite (Ubuntu Desktop)

Introduction I have a digital camera since 15 years. My son is 13 now and we want to create a book with photos of his childhood. This means my wife and me we need to select our favorite photos. I ...
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Photographer - Need a gallery script

I need a script that will present my images in a way similar to pixieset or flickr (the set of pictures dynamically fit to the browser width, etc.), that will also, like them, allow you to view a ...
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Detect, identify & Extract Screenshots from iPhone using combination of iOS app & Windows program

I have taken a lot of screenshots on my iPhone over a long time for lots of reasons. I need to be able to extract from iPhone to Windows 8.1 desktop, ALL of them or SELECTED bunch/groups of them; ...
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Software to visualize photography rules

In photography, there are several best practices or composition rules, e.g. the rule of thirds the golden ratio symmetry I am looking for a software that can add overlays (or otherwise visually ...
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Photography Community Database

I have been planning a photography community site where; Users can easily register and upload photos (maybe integrate with Facebook and other social media logins). Users can comment/like. The site ...
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iOS photo viewing app that allows me to manually organize the order of images

The default photos app in iOS is organized by date of capture. The ability exists to create custom albums, but the images are sorted by the time that you added the image to the album. I am looking for ...
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Hair style software in 3D or with side hair design

I have searched and found some software to design hair styles. But, they just over a hair image on one's front photos. I am looking for a 3D hair style software, or one I can also design my side ...
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Photo archive / commentary software

I'm looking for a web server photo gallery package that has extensive tagging and retrieval capability. I see the tag hierarachy as something like this: Program Event class Event Sub event ...
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Android app for photo editing with Flickr support

Is there any Android app for photo editing which allows photos from your Flickr account to be edited? I've looked around quite a bit without any luck.
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Are there any image gallery/portfolio CMS systems friendly to both end users and programmers?

I need an image gallery/CMS tool for a low traffic portfolio. Hosted would be good, self-hosted (PHP) can be fine. For my usage, I can write PHP/CSS/JS/HTML so it can be sparse-ish, but ideally I'd ...
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IOS or Android photo editing app to add special effect (e.g. bird or plane) to photos

I currently use Repix (IOS and Android app) to edit photos on my mobile phone, I like repix because it lets me add special effects e.g flying Ravens to my photos. I'm looking for other apps that I ...
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Network photo viewer for Android

I have a large collection of photos, all stored on my NAS (which works as a SMB/CIFS server). I would like to view these on my Android tablet. So looking for an app with: can connect to a Samba/CIFS ...
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Online photo contest organizer

I have to organize the images for a small academic photo contest. Which tool would be the best? Between 100-200 images About 10 should be quickly compared and selected by a small jury (3/4 people) ...
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Make a true HDRI panorama using an iPhone​

Is there a way to make an HDRI panorama image suitable for use in a 3D rendering package such as Blender using only an iPhone?​​​​​ If my iPhone can shoot RAW images, and there are many apps that can ...
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Android app that remotely takes photos

I am looking to send a request to my phone's IP over the LAN using curl and get back an image from the camera. At the moment, I am doing this with IP Webcam, but I don't need the video stream – just ...
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Software for reducing motion-blur in videos

I'm familiar with software such as SmartDeblur and the like for removing motion blur, etc. from images. These typically work impressively well, however they are unable to handle video files. I'm ...
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Photo app that automatically censors people faces?

I need to take many photos during a family house being constructed, but I don't want the builder people's faces to be recognizable. Is there a photo application for Android phones that automatically ...
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Looking for a simple app to log photos for a beach-combing business

I'm looking for recommendations for software applications, or appropriate search keywords I should be using or other advice to identify a software solution for the following business requirement: ...
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Is there such a thing as a FREE program which has the Photoshop feature of “lasso around a mold and press Delete to remove it” feature?

Adobe Photoshop has this feature, introduced a few years ago, which I don't understand how I ever could live without: You lasso-select an area, such as a birthmark or mold. You press the Delete ...
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Android photo app with screen flip

The bottom half of my phone's touchscreen has stopped working. Until I get it fixed (after Covid-19 lockdown) I'm able to work with it...as most applications will rotate 180° when I flip the phone. ...
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Sort images quickly / image tagging

I need to sort thousands of images quickly into two categories (good and bad). I know that in Picasa one can speed through images fastly and hit "space" to tag an image as "favourite". Are there ...
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Free or portable app to organize photos by metadata

Are there any free or portable applications that can organize photos and filter them by metadata and other parameters. I would also like the option to adjust the metadata for better organization. I am ...
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What options exist to host a photography contest with advanced options?

I'm sorry I worded the questions so awkwardly but I'm looking for something incredibly specific. I'm looking for a platform where I can set up a photo competition where people can upload their photos ...
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Which free software to use for pinpointing details on an image (and write notes on it)?

Which (free) software can I use to label/pinpoint details on a picture, as small as the details on the painting Netherlandish Proverbs by Pieter Brueghel the Elder? Preferably a software... ......