Chapter 1. Introduction

KimDaba stands for K Image Database.

If you are like me you have hundreds or even thousands of images ever since you got your first camera, some taken with a normal camera other with a digital camera. Through all the years you believed that until eternity you would be able to remember the story behind every single picture, you would be able to remember the names of all the persons on your images, and you would be able to remember the exact date of every single image. I personally realized that this was not possible anymore, and especially for my digital images - but also for my paper images - I needed a tool to help me describe my images, and to search in the pile of images. This is exactly what KimDaba is all about.

KimDaba focuses on three key points:

Overview of the manual

In this manual I will take you through the steps of (1) specifying information about your images, (2) browsing and viewing images and (3) advanced topics and customization.