Re: Transferring pictures from a digital camera (it was Re: Best software under Gnome)
On 01/01/09 19:59, Daniel Cliff wrote:
On Thu, Jan 1, 2009 at 5:28 PM, Milan SKOCIC <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
"F-Spot is meant to be an easy-to-use photo management
application. It allows for importing of your existing
photo collections, tagging photos with identifiers,
as well as doing simple edits of photos".
Personally I use it and I'm satisfied.
I just tried it out and it's pretty nice, but I would like something
more specialized to transfer the pictures from the camera to a local
folder. Does anyone know if there is something like that?
Specifically, I would like to:
_ delete the pictures in the camera after successful file transfer (I
guess most people normally do that in order to take new pictures,
_ rename the files according to some pattern (eg 20090101_001.jpg,
jhead -n%Y%m%d-%H%M%S *.jpg
_ organize the pictures in folders conveniently (f-spot creates
folders based on the date the picture was taken, and sometimes it's
more convenient to have a folder like "New Year's Eve party").
I'd use bash or maybe nautilus.
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
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