Assuming you have installed and started Kalimages
software successfully, let's define your database and use in 3 simple
|Click on define database and
folders to scan, then on the new dialog box, click on
Add folder to scan and select your
picture folders. Check the folders that you want to index.
Check Create thumbnails if your are using
Windows NT/XP/2003 operating systems also to speed up the
Click on button Scan checked folders to
When the photo indexation is finished, use Exit
your database is created!
||You can create more
than one database: use Create
New Database button, specify a file name, execute Step
1. Your collection is ready.
metadata for images
|Configure your search options (F2),
Kalimages will find your photos using photo name, digital
file path IPTC or XMP metadata fields.
can be set to search only within some metadata fields for
example Title, Copyright, City, Date created, Headline or any
Type the term to search, click on Search button
to locate related images.
Search results can be sorted
by size, name, urgency, source, etc.
to search in your database are listed as thumbnails.
Clicking on a photo displays all information is below, search
word terms are highlighted in blue and bold. Of course
photo metadata can also be copied to clipboard with Kalimages
using right contextual menu. You can also send selected digital
photos via email.
Photo metadata reader software
edit and analyze
to other: use Kalimages photo slideshow (F9)
|Kalimages offers innovative features
for digital editors to manage photo collection information:
Possibility to select a list of photos and save it for
- Copy of selected images to another
folder to organize or distribute a collection,
- function to
send selected digital photos by email with related metadata,
creation of templates to tag selected images with common
classification, mass update,
- a lexicography analyzer
to count the number of word occurrences in the database
search for duplicate files
- export to XML and
enhancement SQL queries.
- an auto index of keywords to
navigate within your collection instead of typing terms,
IPTC/XMP editor to annotate photos with customized
additional fields one by one or mass updating via templates:
classification for stock photography management, tool to export
photos to html presentation.
Kalimages image processing tool offers English,
French, German, Portuguese
and Spanish interface
language for your digital photography management with tag
search features even on jpeg
image with xmp data.