digiKam is an Open-Source project Photos management software, specially for KDE. The photos are organized in albums which can be sorted chronologically, by folder layout or by custom collections. Developers recently released digiKam 4.8.0 with some bug fixes. Developers main focus is on digiKam 5.0.
digiKam 4.8.0 does not include new features accept some bug fixes. But digiKam has a lots of features and will be adding more in digiKam 5.0.
digiKam Basic Features
Organization of Photos in Albums and sub-Albums, Comments can be added to Albums and Tags can be added to Albums.
To ease development and to share code with other KDE applications, digiKam make use of two plugin architectures:
Other than this there are many other features that you can dig into on the official page.
What's New In digiKam 4.8.0
The release digiKam 4.8.0 does not include new features but 13 bugs fixes. Let's take a look at them.