Piwigo offers a wide set of features for any photo gallery. Many of the available features are listed below. New features are added to Piwigo on an ongoing basis, because of coding team ideas and discussions with the user community. You can check the roadmap to get an idea of future improvements. If you haven't done it yet, take a look at the demo and see for yourself.
You can add photos with the web form, any FTP client or a desktop application like digiKam, Shotwell, Lightroom, iPhoto, Aperture. iPhone/Android applications.
Distribute your photos among your own albums. The album tree has unlimited depth. Each photo can belong to several album.
Offer your visitors another way to browse your photos, starting from the tags cloud and using multiple related tags to reduce the selection.
Digital cameras store the date in the photo and Piwigo uses this date to display your photo collection in a calendar and let you browse from day to day.
Make your photos private and decide who can see each of them. You can set permissions on albums and photos, for groups or individual users.
Change appearance with themes. Add features with plugins. Extensions require just a few clicks to get installed. 350 extensions available, and growing!
Your visitors can post comments, give ratings, mark photos as favorite, perform searches and get notified of news by email or RSS feed.
Piwigo is available in 54 languages. In a single gallery, you can describe photos in several languages. Translators are also collaborating with plugin creators.
Administrators can browse history, process photos in batch mode, validate comments and user photos, add permalinks or manage remote servers.