B3: Still missing sort by options

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B3: Still missing sort by options

Post by ckv » Sun Jan 08, 2006 6:50 pm

I think the "Create Web page" and the "Batch Rename" should at least have 'Name (Numeric)', 'EXIF Date' and 'Image size' sort by options.

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Re: B3: Still missing sort by options

Post by xnview » Mon Jan 09, 2006 10:33 am

ckv wrote:I think the "Create Web page" and the "Batch Rename" should at least have 'Name (Numeric)', 'EXIF Date' and 'Image size' sort by options.
In Batch rename sort by name is sort by name numeric :-)
Image size is needed for rename??
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Post by ckv » Mon Jan 09, 2006 12:17 pm

xnview wrote:In Batch rename sort by name is sort by name numeric :-)
Oh yeah I didn't notice that.
xnview wrote:Image size is needed for rename??
Well it's quite trivial, but I think sooner or later someone want's to rename images sorted by the image size.
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Post by Xyzzy » Thu Jan 19, 2006 9:30 am

EXIF date present in rc1.

As for Image size Postponed because GUI freeze in rc1.

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Post by darkfader » Tue Jul 25, 2006 5:08 pm

What about sorting by:
  • image/resolution width
    image/resolution height
    number of pixels (width * height)
    aspect ratio (width / height)
    compression ratio (number of pixels / filesize)
Should be fairly easy to implement all these in one go.
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Post by darkfader » Sat Sep 02, 2006 7:16 am

Another idea is to sort on graphic content. I googled a bit and saw that ThumbsPlus has it.
It stores three fields for Image Similarity Metric in its thumbnail ODBC database.
Some paper about it: http://citeseer.ist.psu.edu/frese97methodology.html

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Re: B3: Still missing sort by options

Post by brahman_pl » Mon Nov 02, 2009 12:51 pm

I'd love to have sorting by aspect ratio.
I am a photographer and I need to resample images that are not standard format to be printed. That means I need to separate square images (1:1) and panoramas (2:1) from standard (3:2). Other sorting options are not very useful since I often crop my images.

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