Piwigo shines when it comes to classifying thousands or even hundreds of thousands of photos.
Born in 2002, Piwigo has been supporting its users for more than 18 years. Always evolving!
Source code is available, editable, auditable and extendable thanks to plugins and themes.
I looked extensively at alternatives, tried multiple and been longtime user of zenfolio - so coming at this deliberately. Your product is great mix of simplicity and functionality. Security configuration options in particular are appreciated. I’ve been able to publish a 4000+ image family photo album using your product, LightRoom 4 and the Piwigo Export Plug-in by AlloyPhoto. The combination of... see more
Jonathan Bartleson, Individual, USA
For years, my family used an older gallery product that is no longer supported. As that code base grew older, I was troubled about keeping it in use but I didn't like other options -- until I found Piwigo. We currently have over 11,000 photos in our family gallery, and Piwigo is handling that nicely, with easy options for adding a lot more in bulk (and I have a LOT more to add). I feel more... see more
Stuart J. Whitmore, Individual, USA
I have been using piwigo for 1 year. The feature in piwigo took my attention is I could create categories and let specific users access to them with a password so easily. So I could offer privacy to my clients with the ease of browsing that piwigo offers. I have over 5000 images in my piwigo system. One of the best thing is after you upload original files resizing to different sizes are done only... see more
Sami Onur Zaim, Professional, Turkey
I've been using Piwigo for almost 4 years. After gathering our families photos, and figuring out there was not an easy way to sort them on just one computer, I knew there had to be an easier solution. We could have spent 10$/mo on some online storage to sort them (google photos), but with our videos, I would blow right through that. After trying a few other 'self hosted' options, I found... see more
Thomas Sweeney, Individual, Maryland, USA