Host your own private image gallery using Piwigo and Nginx

You want to show some photos of the kids to your family in a secure fashion, but do not want to rely on the cloud folks to store your data? Then running Piwigo on your home server or a VPS is a great way to do exactly that.

Piwigo is free, open source software with a rich feature set and lots of available plugins and themes. If you’re using Lightroom to manage your photo library, there is the Piwigo publisher Plug-In by alloyphoto (one of the best 15$ I’ve ever spent, great support included). Read More