digiKam

Professional Photo Management with the Power of Open Source

Documentation


Documentation and Useful Resources

digiKam Online Handbook

The digiKam documentation comes as a package usually called digikam-doc that you can install locally. You can also read it online (updated automatically every Friday). Some options might differ from your local installation, because the online manuals cover to the development version:

digiKam tutorials wiki offers tutorials that cover various digiKam tools and functionality.

API and Database Schema

If you plan contribute as a developer to digiKam, you might find the following links useful:

Use SQliteBrowser or the sqlite Firefox add-on to work with SQlite3 database files.

digiKam Source Code

Contributing

We encourage you to improve the existing documentation by submitting comments, corrections, and patches. If you’d like to contribute to the documentation, have a look at the Contributing page.