DigiKam 7.1.0: A free open-source advanced digital photo management application to introduce their organization. THE digiKam is an advanced open source digital photo management application running on Linux, Windows and macOS X.
The application provides a complete set of tools for importing, managing, editing and sharing photos and raw files.
You can use the digiKam import capabilities to easily transfer photos, raw files and videos directly from your camera and external storage devices (SD cards, USB drives, etc.). The application allows you to set import settings and rules for processing and organizing imported items on the spot.
The digiKam organizes photos, primary files and videos in albums. However, the app also has powerful tagging tools, which allow you to assign tags, ratings and tags to photos and primary files. You can then use the filtering feature to quickly find items that fit specific criteria.
In addition to filtering functionality, digiKam has powerful search capabilities that allow you to search the photo library using a wide range of criteria. You can search for photos by tags, rating, data, location and even specific EXIF, IPTC or XMP metadata. You can also combine different criteria for more advanced searches. The digiKam uses the Exiv2 library to manipulate the contents of tags and metadata files to complete the photo library.
The digiKam can handle raw files and the application uses the excellent LibRaw library to decode them. The library is regularly maintained and updated to include support for the latest camera models.
The application provides a complete set of editing tools, such as basic tools for color adjustment, color trimming and enhancement, as well as advanced tools for adjusting curves, panoramic seams and more. A special tool allows you to automatically adjust lens corrections in images.
Its extensive functionality digiKam is implemented through a set of plugins. You can easily customize it digiKam enabling and disabling individual tools, especially for importing and exporting content to remote web services.