Ubuntu’s default photo manager ‘Shotwell’ has put out a new release.
A new image straightening tool and improved Flickr login are amongst the changes to be found in Shotwell 0.12.
- A new photo straightening tool
- OAuth authentication for Flickr & Facebook login
- Plugins gain support for importing from other photo managers
- Shotwell now imports only photos from the DCIM directory on Android devices
- Saved searches can exclude all photos tagged with a given string
Ubuntu 11.10 users can upgrade their existing version of Shotwell to the latest version by adding the Yorba Shotwell Stable PPA to Software Sources: -
- sudo add-apt-repository ppa:yorba/ppa
- sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install shotwell
Ubuntu 12.04 will ship with Shotwell 0.12.