||View, manage, edit, enhance, organize, tag, and share photographs.
DigiKam supports import of photos from cameras, creation of albums, tagging with dates, subjects and other properties, and excellent search facilities. Please consult the manual for full details, including picture formats supported.
Managing your Photos
The Image Editor
Convert to Black and White
The Camera Interface
Read from Removable Media
Add Geolocation to Individual Photos
The Light Table
Compare from a range of photos
Rating makes choice easier
For those who find the DigiKam interface a tad too technical, ShowFoto gives access to the same tools, with a popular interface.
Colour Management Settings
- The project Home Page is here
- A detailed User Manual is here. You will find these and many other screenshots there.
The support page of the project has
links to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and to Mailing List
There is a short video tour here.
The section on Digital Asset Management is no longer on the web pages, but in the manual, which may be present on your installation as digikam-doc, or you can download a set of .pdf files, digikam.pdf, showfoto.pdf and kipi-plugins.pdf
The blog Open Source Photo Processing Comes of Age by rm42 highlights developments since the KDE 3 version, and provides a useful tour.
We have a growing collection of tutorials that will help you get more enjoyment and productivity from digikam. The Digikam tutorials page lists them with a brief comment on content.
Click on the
category at the bottom of this page to see a list of all available tutorials for Digikam and Showfoto.