Questions tagged [photos]

The default photo viewer application on elementary OS. Formerly known as "Shotwell".

12 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
0answers
298 views

Will the JPG "successor" HEIF/HEIC be supported from "photos" or "files"?

New iOS devices are using HEIF (HEIC) by default. Compared to JPG, HEIF is awesome (half the size and better quality). PS: A preview from "files" would be perfect.
1
vote
0answers
29 views

Photos missed the cut menu

I can not recover the trim menu.excuse my english sorry
1
vote
0answers
531 views

Various icons now missing

I turned on my Elementary OS Panetheon desktop yesterday evening to discover various icons were missing, 'Photos', "Videos". Also the System settings icon has changed to what looks like some little ...
1
vote
0answers
52 views

Clicking on a video in my Photos library may crash the Photos app or does nothing

Photos either crashes or does nothing when I click on a video. What is the expected behavior? Should some sort of thumbnail of the video be shown, like I would see in Files? (Just also curious about ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Photos crashing and importing photos incorrectly

When importing photos into Photos I have discovered the following: Application imports photos but misses many of them. In my case for quite a few years of photos it seems to only get the month of ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Problem using Photos on fresh install

I have just finished a fresh install of Odin. Started copying my images to the Pictures directory. When they import into the Photos app it seems to create an event for every picture. As you can see in ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

How to transfer photos from mac os to elementary os

I have breathed new live into my 2011 mac by installing elementary os. How do I transfer photos and music files from mac os to elementary os? I have saved all my photos and music files to an external ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Proper way of migrating from Shotwell to Photos?

i have switched from Ubuntu to ElementaryOS, which means Shotwell has been replaced by Photos (ie: pantheon-photos). I don't want to install Shotwell on ElementaryOS, as that would go agains the idea ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Missing Files after Photos Import

I imported pictures from my phone, and my pictures are now in a file called "missing files". How can I restore these pictures?
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Photos crashing on launch - how to debug

I did my first Elementary OS install today and since changing the photos library directory in the Photos app, now when I launch Photos it crashes within 1 second. I would like to debug and put ...
0
votes
0answers
67 views

Camera mounts as read-only and doesn't show previews in Hera

When I connect any camera to my Elementary OS (I've tried two from different vendors), the camera mounts as read-only (can't delete files, create folders, rename, ...) and none of the images has a ...
0
votes
1answer
182 views

Where is the elementaryOS Photos Application library stored?

I want to use the elementaryOS Photos app for my photos but I have multiple Systems and want them to share the same photo organizational structure and ofc all edits. With digiKam I have a mysql ...