Articles Tagged photography tools

ImCompressor is a New, User-Friendly Image Compressor for Linux

ImCompressor is a lossless image compressor app for Linux desktops. It optimises JEPG and PNG images to reduce image file size but not quality.

10 October 2019
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RawTherapee 5.7 Released, Here’s How to Install it on Ubuntu & Linux Mint

A new version of open source RAW image processing software RawTherapee is now available to download. We show you how to install it on Ubuntu.

11 September 2019
Linux Apps

Linux Release Roundup: Android x86, Ubuntu Core 18 + More

It’s been another busy month in the land of Linux app and distro releases. In this post we roundup some of the latest and more notable updates. We take in a pair of popular operating […]

25 January 2019
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Shotwell 0.29.3 Released with Face Recognition Feature

A new unstable snapshot of Linux photo manager software Shotwell has been released. Shotwell 0.29.3 brings a number of improvements to the fore, enhancing the user interface and overall stability of the application. But it’s the […]

25 June 2018

Improve Your Photography Workflow on Linux with Rapid Photo Download 0.9

Rapid Photo Download 0.9.0 is now stable, and available to download. The app, which makes mass importing photos and videos from SD cards, smartphones and USB devices easier, switches from GTK to Qt for this […]

4 July 2017
linux photography apps

PhockUp is a Clever CLI Tool To Organize Photos by Date

Phockup is a simple, straightforward, command line tool for sorting photos into folders based on date. It's an ideal tool for making organized backups.

29 June 2017
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Luminance HDR 2.5.0 Released, Here’s How to Install it on Ubuntu

Luminance HDR 2.5.0 is the latest release of this popular HDR editing app, and it adds a pair of brand new tone mapping operators and an optional dark mode.

25 April 2017

How To Perform Tethered Shooting with a Digital Camera on Ubuntu

If you want to control your digital camera or DSLR from Ubuntu check out Entangle, an open-source app that lets you tether your camera to a Linux PC over USB.

4 April 2017
linux photography apps

Rapid Photo Downloader Makes It Easy to Import Photos from a Camera or Smartphone

It’s spent 2.5 years in development, but an all-new release of Rapid Photo Downloader is now available to download. It’s been almost 7 years since we last featured this app on this site, so I’ll totally understand if you […]

4 April 2017

Professional Photography App ‘Photomatix HDR’ Comes to Linux

One of the most popular HDR photo editing applications is now available on Linux.

14 July 2016