In all sections you can use the search bar to find certain photos, videos, albums or labels.
You can search for all kind of things:
- People on the photo
- Objects that are displayed on the photo
- The main color of the photo
- The filename or foldername of a photo
- Location where the photo has been taken
Just try it!
Additionally to the search you can set the following filters using the filter bar:
- Country, Year, Order, Camera, Lens, Color, Category
In case you set multiple filters only photos, that fulfill all filter criteria, are shown in the search result.
You can use filters in the search bar like this:
You find the full list of filters below.
To combine different filters use a space as separator:
The search result shows photos that are monochrome and not in review.
Additionally some filters can be used with &:
keywords:"buffalo & water"
This query will show all photos that have the keywords water and buffalo.
& is supported by the following filters:
- albums, keywords, subject/person, subjects/people.
The label filter does not support &. You can use the keywords filter instead, as all labels are keywords as well.
An OR search is possible using
This will show all photos that have either the label cat or dog.
The following filters work with |:
- albums, color, country, day, month, year, keywords, label, path, state, subject/person, subjects/people, title, type, name, filename, original, hash
* character will act as a wildcard:
This will show all photos which name start with
This will show all photos which name contain
Wildcards can be combined with & or |:
Search Filter Overview¶
PhotoPrism allows you to use multiple filters in its search.
|albums||"Holiday 2020"||Album Name|
|color||purple, magenta, pink, red, orange, gold, yellow, lime, green, teal, cyan, blue, brown, white, grey, black|
|dist||5||Distance to coordinates (radius in kilometre). Only applicable in combination with the lat/lng filters.|
|faces||yes, no, 1, 3||1 means minimum 1 face|
|mono||yes, no||Monochrome images|
|original||"IMG_9831-112*", "IMG_9831-112"||Only applicable when file have been imported|
|quality||1, 2, 3, 4, 5|
|subject/person||"Jane Doe"||Subject Name → only exact matches are found|
|subjects/people||"Jane Doe"||Subject Name|
|title||"Holiday*", "Holiday / 2012"|
|type||image, video, raw, live|