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Apple Photos

Photos is a digital photograph manipulation application developed by Apple.

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Avg rating of 1.5 (2)| 3 comments

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Apple Photos Features

  1.  Facial RecognitionApple Photos can register a biometric facial pattern to identify or verify the identity of a subject through an image or video.
  2.  RAW Photo EditorsApple Photos supports viewing and editing of uncompressed data images (RAW).
  3.  Non Destructive EditingApple Photos allows you to make changes to a file without overwriting the original data, which remains available in case you want to revert to it.

Apple Photos information

  • Developed byApple Inc.
  • LicensingProprietary and Free product.
  • RatingAverage rating of 1.5
  • Alternatives80 alternatives listed

Supported Languages

  • English

Our users have written 3 comments and reviews about Apple Photos, and it has gotten 49 likes

Apple Photos was added to AlternativeTo by 37fd60e1 on and this page was last updated . Apple Photos is sometimes referred to as Photos.

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Terrible, ruined iPhotos. Slow. Disorganized. But can make nice photo books easily, and do simple editing of photos easily.

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Doesn’t scale up well at all. If you have a large library (~20 000 images), trying to delete images crashes photos (same on both the ios and mac os x versions). Latest versions are extremely bugy.

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Photos completely messes up photo organization that used to be simple in iPhoto (though wasteful of disk space). All photos are lumped together in a timeline instead of being able to shunt them into events that allow for easy browsing. Also Photos was not reliably importing videos, and would not reliably delete imported photos from the card of my Sony camera. In the end I had to move all my photos from this program onto a Windows machine to organize them properly again, and there was a large amount of duplication, and photos from 2013 being listed as 2017 simply due to download time. Also the "upgrade" from iPhotos to Photos caused this brand new MacBook Pro to run extremely slowly - had to reinstall MacOSSierra as a clean install to undo the mess. Otherwise it is very nice to do simple editing without fear of destroying the original, and it is convenient to be able to create a photo book easily from within the program. But I will be now storing my photos just simply in a directory manually.

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  • Photo Editor
  • Photo Manager
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  • Apple Photos iconGoogle Photos iconGuestUpvoted a comment on Google Photos as an alternative to Apple Photos
    If you want to do any serious photo organisation, Google Photos does not come close to Picasa. Again, Google constantly makes god-like assumptions that we will commit our lives to their infrastructure and possession.
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