iCloud Photo Library. Auto‑Sized and square prints. Order gorgeous prints of the iPhone panoramas you’ve taken. The Moments view groups photos and videos taken around the same time and place, like an afternoon hike. Revert When you’ve made an edit, you can quickly compare it to the original by pressing the M key. Browse through your photo collection by date, album, or folder. Features Brings together photos from all your devices in one place using OneDrive. You can keep working on existing projects or start new ones with ease.
Down from 5 stars because of the recent update that backs up any photo you edit, even if that photo was stored in a folder that wasn’t backed up. This is my favorite app on my phone thats not a social media app. And it’s easier than ever to see Likes and Comments that have been posted. Levels Adjust midtones, highlights, and shadows to perfect the tonal balance in your photo. If you don’t like how it looks, simply revert to your original shot. There are over 2000 photos per day to sort out. Or choose from a variety of square sizes.
Originally, all photographs were monochromatic or hand-painted in color. You can sort your albums — and their contents — by date, title, and more. Fine-tune intensity and tone, or add grain for a film-quality black-and-white effect. The Photos app uses Moments, Collections, and Years views to organize your photos and videos by when and where they were taken. Deleting photos from the app doesn’t work. Or send photos to your favorite photo sharing destinations, such as Facebook and Twitter. You get 5GB of free storage in iCloud — and as your library grows, you have the option to choose a plan for up to 2TB. And now you can edit Live Photos using all the built‑in editing tools in Photos. Use the Share menu to easily share photos via iCloud Photo Sharing and AirDrop. Increase image clarity by adjusting the definition slider. I usually take about 20 or 30 photos every day. Color Make your photo stand out by adjusting saturation, color contrast, and color cast. Vignette Add shading to the edges of your photo to highlight a powerful moment. One app for both PC and mobile, adjusts to give you the best view for each device. With just a click, you can add a filter to make a photo pop. When you’ve made an edit, you can quickly compare it to the original by pressing the M key. Collections are made up of distinct Moments taken at the same place, such as on a trip. With iCloud Photo Sharing, you can get an overview of the photos and videos you’ve shared with friends and family, and the ones they’ve shared with you. Almost too good to be true kind of thing. You can keep working on existing projects or start new ones with ease. NoneMonoTonalNoirFadeChromeProcessTransferInstant None Mono Tonal Noir Fade Chrome Process Transfer Instant Share your favorite photos in more places than ever. Add full-bleed, two-page spreads and include your own captions, maps, and more. The moment you’re looking for, always at hand. Choose Enhance to improve your photo with just a click. You can create square books in 10-by-10-inch or 8-by-8-inch sizes. Perfect your best shots with powerful editing tools. Just choose Auto-Sized to print your photos with no cropping in sizes up to 36 inches wide. Time lapse also. I’m not sure how it works. If you shoot a snapshot, slo-mo, or selfie on your iPhone, it’s automatically added to iCloud Photo Library as well — so it appears on your Mac, your iOS devices, Apple TV, iCloud.com, and your PC. Fine-tune intensity and tone, or add grain for a film-quality black-and-white effect. Since then, color photography has dominated popular photography, although black and white is still used, being easier to develop than color.
Richard Cagle April 13, 2017 Slick, easy, and reliable! Backs up my photos, keeps them organized. Memories displays the best images from your photo library in beautiful collections. The program will automatically back up my photos which helps a lot. Black & White Add some drama by taking the color out. Videos are placed in the same folder as photos. Add filters for striking effects. Albums are created for you automatically, and you can edit them to add a personal touch (PC only). Full Review
View the books, cards, calendars, print orders, and slideshows you’ve created. Click through eight built-in filters to audition a look and choose the one you like best. Time shift burst takes multiple photos and Photos app shows them all as individual pictures. And since your collection is organized the same way across your Apple devices, navigating your library always feels familiar. Rediscover your memories in beautiful new ways. Adjust midtones, highlights, and shadows to perfect the tonal balance in your photo. Light Brilliance, a new slider in Light, automatically brightens dark areas and pulls in highlights to reveal hidden detail and make your photo look richer and more vibrant. Add shading to the edges of your photo to highlight a powerful moment. Enhances your photos with improvements to lighting, color, contrast, red-eye, straightening, and more. Learn more about Print Products Professional‑quality photo books. Although methods for developing color photos were available as early as 1861, they did not become widely available until the 1940s or 1950s, and even so, until the 1960s most photographs were taken in black and white. Light Color Black & White Levels White Balance Definition Vignette Editing Extensions Revert Brilliance, a new slider in Light, automatically brightens dark areas and pulls in highlights to reveal hidden detail and make your photo look richer and more vibrant. Thought it was literally the perfect photo app before the update – still good now, but not perfect. With People, you get powerful face recognition capabilities that group photos by person. And now you can even search for photos by what’s in them, like strawberries, sunsets, and surfboards. Deep down I worry the app will disappear one day and so will all my photos but it’s just too easy to use. Or choose from a variety of square sizes.
Concetta C April 17, 2017 I love this app. You can also optimize storage on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, so you can access more photos and videos than ever before. Editing Extensions Download third-party editing extensions from the Mac App Store to add filters and texture effects, use retouching tools, reduce noise, and more. Now Photos can automatically turn them into unforgettable experiences called Memories — shareable collections of your best photos — based on people, places, holidays, and more. I don’t have many photos or videos on the device, but the app tells me to open the album to delete photos that aren’t there. One convenient home for all your photos and videos. You can also customize the menu and share directly to other compatible sites that offer sharing extensions. Thank you for this app! Full Review
Photos for macOS Photos helps you keep your growing library organized and accessible. Create standout photos with a comprehensive set of powerful but easy-to-use editing tools. Fresh new designs and streamlined tools make it easy to build beautiful custom photo books. Definition Increase image clarity by adjusting the definition slider. Add some drama by taking the color out. Powerful and intuitive editing tools help you perfect your images. Full Review. Making special gifts for loved ones is easier than ever with Photos. Simple tools and Apple-designed themes help you create beautiful photo books, cards, calendars, and prints that your friends and family will always cherish. Download third-party editing extensions from the Mac App Store to add filters and texture effects, use retouching tools, reduce noise, and more. Find all your shots of the beach, every sunset you’ve captured, or every image with a birthday cake. Add full-bleed, two-page spreads and include your own captions, maps, and more. With Markup, you can add text, shapes, sketches, or a signature to your images. I have to wait until the backup is complete before I can cast the images to my Chromecast device Full Review
Version notes Version number: Varies by device • Check out updated app animations and transitions • Add slow-motion effect to videos captured by any device • Upload albums to Sway from the Share menu • Improved performance for images stored on a network • Bug fixes Tell us what features you’d like to see next in Settings > Send feedback. White Balance Choose between Neutral Gray, Skin Tone, and Temperature/Tint options to make colors in your photo warmer or cooler. If you don’t like how it looks, simply revert to your original shot. Make your photo stand out by adjusting saturation, color contrast, and color cast. SearchOrganizePhotosSharedAlbumsProjects Advanced computer vision technology can identify objects and scenes within your images. Learn more Make an edit here, see it there. You’ve spent years capturing moments worth remembering. Order gorgeous prints of the iPhone panoramas you’ve taken. And vice versa — any changes made on your iOS devices are automatically reflected on your Mac. The Assistant is amazing! So often I take a lot of video and never get around to editing it, but many times I’ve been surprised with an automatically edited video with music and LOVED it! Just keeps getting better and better. You can create square books in 10-by-10-inch or 8-by-8-inch sizes. Just choose Auto-Sized to print your photos with no cropping in sizes up to 36 inches wide. Browsing your photos one at a time is easier than ever with the new thumbnail bar. Or use Smart Sliders to quickly edit like a pro even if you’re a beginner. Places lets you see all your photos on a beautiful world map. View the books, cards, calendars, print orders, and slideshows you’ve created. Give the photos you love to the people you love. It shows your entire library as a stream of images, allowing you to quickly skim through all your photos and videos. Create your own albums, view your albums from OneDrive, and share albums. So you can search your photos by what’s in them. Fresh new designs and streamlined tools make it easy to build beautiful custom photo books. Choose between Neutral Gray, Skin Tone, and Temperature/Tint options to make colors in your photo warmer or cooler. What features would you like to see next? Let us know in Settings > Send feedback.
Professional‑quality photo books. When you choose “Optimize Mac Storage,” all your full‑resolution photos and videos are stored in iCloud in their original formats, with storage-saving versions kept on your Mac as space is needed. Use a filter to instantly give it a new look. And Years lets you view your entire library in a beautiful mosaic of all the photos and videos you’ve taken each year. A range of editing tools let you do everything from basic fixes to vignette framing, filters, and other effects. Colin Gilbert April 18, 2017 Doesn’t work right with different Xperia camera functions. As you hover over an album, you’ll get a quick preview, rapidly cycling through the photos and videos inside. And with iCloud Photo Library, you can keep a lifetime’s worth of photos and videos stored in iCloud and up to date on your Mac, iOS devices, Apple TV, and even your PC. Compare the enhanced image to your original to see what you like best. My grandparents are older now and any picture I can keep, and not have to worry about loosing is just priceless. Auto‑Sized and square prints. iCloud Photo Library gives you access to your entire Mac photo and video library from all your devices. When you make changes on your Mac like editing a photo, marking a Favorite, or adding to an album, they’re kept up to date on your iPhone, your iPad, and iCloud.com. iCloud Photo Library can help you make the most of the space on your Mac. Also, it seemed to change how it organizes photos by date, which has caused pictures to file themselves all over the place. Fill your library, not your device.