Self-Hosted Gallery Alternatives

    There are many alternatives to Gallery as a self-hosted solution and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Self-Hosted alternative is MediaGoblin, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Gallery and many of them are available as a self-hosted solution so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Self-Hosted alternatives to Gallery are Piwigo (Free, Open Source), PhotoPrism (Free, Open Source), Lychee (Free, Open Source) and Chevereto (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 29, 2021

    1. MediaGoblin is a free software media publishing platform that anyone can run. You can think of it as a decentralized alternative to Flickr, YouTube, SoundCloud, etc. It's also: The perfect tool to show and share your media!
    2. Piwigo is a photo gallery software for the web that comes with powerful features to publish and manage your collection of pictures.
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      Lacks support for user contributions.
      Negative comment about 6 years ago

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    3. PhotoPrism® is a privately hosted app for browsing, organizing and sharing your personal photo collection. It makes use of the latest technologies to automatically tag and find pictures without getting in your way.
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    4. Lychee is a free photo-management tool, which runs on your server or web-space. Installing is a matter of seconds. Upload, manage and share photos like from a native application. Lychee comes with everything you need and all your photos are stored securely.
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      • MySQL Community Edition
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      Self-hosted image sharing software which allows to create your own image hosting website.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Photoview is a simple and user-friendly photo gallery that can easily be installed on personal servers. It's made for photographers and aims to provide an easy and fast way to navigate directories, with thousands of high resolution photos.
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    5. LibrePhotos is a fork of Ownphotos. It's a self-hosted Google Photos clone, with a slight focus on cool graphs. Django backend & React frontend.
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    6. fgallery is a static photo gallery generator with no frills that has a stylish, minimalist look. “fgallery” shows your photos, and nothing else.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2016. Says it has been archived on github. https://github.com/wavexx/fgallery

    7. Lutim is an image hosting CMS that allows you to self-host your images, see them, download them or share them on social networks. From version 0.5, the gif images can be displayed as animated gifs in Twitter, but you need a HTTPS server. (Twitter requires that.
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      ArtVenue is a PHP script lets you set up your own photography and image sharing community website. 100% source code is open, powered with Laravel Framework that means it has rock solid backbone and security its loaded with tons of features.
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