Daminion is a low-cost, server based photo management system for small teams and creative professionals. Multiple users can view, annotate, and edit your digital assets quickly and without risk of losing information; your digital library will be protected from irreparable damage, which is not the case when using a file-server based solution.
Daminion benefits are: Affordable price for small teams. None of the endless monthly fees demanded by hosted solutions. You pay once. - No need to hire a system administrator, and no specialist knowledge necessary to install and administer the Server.Much more secure than web-solutions all your content remains inside your firewall. Restricted access to content by User Roles. Ability to work with huge size media archives (up to 500K-1M files per catalog). Version Control (Check in/out). Avoid work being redone because you've lost your original versions. Powered by free, reliable and widely adopted PostgreSQL database engine. Import more than 100 formats including. Super simple and clean interface. Focused on cataloguing (no built-in fancy image editors and publishing tools) with excellent bridge to external photo editors like Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign. Quickly classify and filter your content by tags using AND, OR operations. Supports complex hierarchical tags (keywords, locations) with no limitation on nesting levels. Using hierarchical tags you can describe your content more precisely and as result spend far less time locating your important files. Automatically sync image annotations (tags) with metadata (IPTC/XMP/MWG). Daminion can even write metadata into Camera RAW formats, including CR2, NEF, DNG, ARW, MRW, PEF, without creating xmp sidecar files. Unlike other content organizational tools, Daminion will correctly write/read hierarchical keywords from/to IPTC/XMP. So your hierarchical structure will not lose data when you export or move your files.