Linux Photography: Tools for Automated and Streamlined Photographic Workflow on Linux

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This book is about improving and optimizing  your photographic workflow by automating tedious tasks and using lightweight and specialized tools. The book covers the following topics:

- Use Bash shell scripts to automatically import photos and RAW files from a storage card or camera and automatically rename, geotag, and neatly organize the transferred files

- Organize and manage photos with ExifTool

- Manage and edit photos using the lightweight yet versatile gThumb application

- Manage and process RAW files with Darktable

- Manage and process photos with digiKam

- Apply color corrections using Hald CLUT

- Set up a simple self-hosted photo publishing web application to share and showcase your photographic masterpieces

- Implement a cloud backup system

- Build a Raspberry Pi-based device for backing up photos on the move

- Write Bash shell and Python scripts to control a Sony camera from a Linux machine via Wi-Fi

- Use Termux to organize, process, and back up photos and RAW files on an Android device

- Find photos from the past with Natsukashii

- Draw inspiration from Unsplash with the Unbash script

- Build photo essays with Expose

- Turn a Raspberry Pi into a Wireless Camera Server

- Create super-resolution photos with the Highrise script

- Follow photographers on Instagram without an account 

- Keep track of your gear using Everyday Photo Carry

- Plan your photographic activities with Simple Photo Planner

 

 All material and scripts in the book are derived from the author's actual Linux-based photographic workflow.

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About the author

Dmitri Popov is a technical writer and an amateur photographer. He has been writing exclusively about Linux and open source software for many years, and his articles have appeared in Danish, British, US, German, and Russian magazines and websites.

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tokyoma.de
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Published on
Apr 13, 2016
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Pages
184
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Language
English
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Genres
Computers / Digital Media / Photography
Computers / Operating Systems / Linux
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This content is DRM free.
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