Usually, I post photos on Instagram, but I’ve been increasingly dissatisfied with it: the algorithmic feed, the stories, and the ads. Luckily, it’s still possible to download photos from Instagram.
I decided to make a minimalistic photo gallery. The main requirement is that the gallery should work fast on mobile and desktop.
The Photographer app takes a folder of photos and generates thumbnails, blurs, and other metadata stored in a YAML file. The same file is later used by the site generator to “render” the HTML page. Here are some of the features:
What else would I like to add: