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

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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 ...
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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.
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Photos missed the cut menu

I can not recover the trim menu.excuse my english sorry
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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 ...
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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 ...
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errors in the photos application in the latest OS distribution

when will there be an update to the photo app that will stop it from crashing all the time? the application hangs when importing photos from the images directory and could I ask for info how to do it?...
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Photos app craches

I switched from Ubuntu recently. My experience is quite good but Photos app crashed when I first time opened it and it crashes immediately after opening (trying to import photos). I really need this ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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