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PhotoPrism: Organize and Browse Your Photos Effortlessly

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PhotoPrism: Browse Your Life in Pictures 📷

Are you tired of scrolling through endless folders and albums to find that one photo you're looking for? Look no further! PhotoPrism is here to help you organize and browse your photos effortlessly. Powered by AI, this app uses the latest technologies to automatically tag and find pictures without getting in your way. Whether you want to run it on your own server or in the cloud, PhotoPrism has got you covered.

Feature Overview 🌟

PhotoPrism was built with the goal of providing the most user- and privacy-friendly solution to keep your pictures organized and accessible. Here are some of its key features:

🖼️ Browse all your photos and videos without worrying about RAW conversion, duplicates, or video formats.

🔍 Easily find specific pictures using powerful search filters. You can search by keywords, colors, locations, and more.

😊 Recognizes the faces of your family and friends, making it easier to find photos of specific people.

🏞️ Automatically classifies pictures based on their content and location, making it easier to organize and browse your collection.

📷 Play Live Photos by hovering over them in albums and search results, bringing your memories to life.

📱 The User Interface is a Progressive Web App, providing a native app-like experience. You can install it on the home screen of all major operating systems and mobile devices.

🌍 Includes four high-resolution World Maps to bring back the memories of your favorite trips.

📸 Extracts and merges metadata from Exif, XMP, and other sources such as Google Photos.

🔒 Your data is safe with PhotoPrism. It is self-funded and independent, meaning that your data will never be sold or shared with third parties without your consent.

Getting Started 🚀

Getting started with PhotoPrism is easy. All you need is a web browser and Docker to run the server. Step-by-step installation instructions for the self-hosted community edition can be found on the official documentation. The installation is available for Mac, Linux, and Windows.

If you're an existing user, make sure to update your docker-compose.yml config based on the examples provided in the documentation.

Support Our Mission 💎

PhotoPrism is 100% self-funded and independent. Your support is crucial in helping us provide more features to the public, release regular updates, and remain independent. By becoming a member, you can enjoy additional features such as access to interactive world maps and join our private chat room to connect with our team. There are multiple membership options available, including direct sign-up on the website or support through Patreon.

Your support matters because:

  • It helps us provide regular updates and protect your privacy.
  • Sustained funding allows us to quickly release new features requested by the community.
  • Being self-funded and independent, we can promise that your data will never be sold and that we will always be transparent about our software and services.

If you like this project, please consider leaving a star on GitHub to show your support.

Upcoming Features and Enhancements 🚧

Our project roadmap gives you a glimpse into what features and enhancements are currently in progress and what will be implemented next. You can also contribute to the roadmap by giving a thumbs-up to the ideas you like the most. We value your feedback and carefully consider all requests, although we cannot guarantee the implementation of every feature.

Connect with the Community 🌐

To stay updated with the latest news and connect with other users, follow us on Twitter and join our Community Chat. We encourage respectful and constructive interactions among community members, so make sure to read our Code of Conduct before engaging with others.

If you have any questions or feedback, feel free to reach out to us at We appreciate your input and will do our best to respond within five business days or less.

Conclusion 📝

PhotoPrism is the ultimate solution for organizing and browsing your photos effortlessly. With its AI-powered features and user-friendly interface, you can easily find and relive your favorite memories. Whether you're a photography enthusiast or just someone who wants to keep their photo collection organized, PhotoPrism is the perfect tool for you. Give it a try and see how it can transform the way you browse your life in pictures.