Synology Photos

Synology Photos

Create albums full of precious moments, share your perfectly framed shots, and store them safely on your Synology NAS.

Access across platforms

Access across platforms

Works with practically everything from web browsers to mobile, and even casts onto your TV.

Protect, share, and collaborate

Protect, share, and collaborate

Passwords, expiration dates, access permissions. It is your choice.

Navigate with ease

Navigate with ease

Quickly find your best moments with an intuitive design and powerful filters.

Sort and organize

Sort and organize

Build your albums any way you want, and even back up photos on your phone.

Recall memories from the platform of your choice

Relive precious moments from any browser, while on the go, or from the comfort of your living room couch.

Recall memories from the platform of your choice

The best moments in life are meant to be shared

Having an easy-to-use platform does not come at the expense of security. Synology Photos makes it easy to share albums full of memories while keeping them secure.

Share what matters

Take a trip down memory lane with family and friends by sharing a unique link for a single photo, video, or for an entire album.

Keep shots away from prying eyes

Make sure only your intended recipients can view files and albums by setting access passwords or expiration dates when sharing links.

Do more with Shared Space

Take a fine-grained approach and collaborate with selected users on a complete, folder-based media library by creating a Shared Space.

Everything under your control

Set access and editing rights at folder level in a Shared Space. This is ideal for large-scale collaborative projects or freelancers working with clients.

Browse at the speed of light

Find your photos in an instant with a responsive and intuitive interface.

User-friendly design

Easily find the best photo for your clients or memories that matter using timeline or folder view. Powerful metadata filters drill down by camera, lens, location data, faces, and much more.

All of your photos

Store everything in full resolution or even RAW format on your Synology NAS. It is easy to expand storage capacity whenever you want to without increasing subscription fees.

Turbocharged performance

Simplify resource allocation with smart preprocessing and by offloading demanding tasks like thumbnail generation and file conversions to another device.

Fast and efficient photo management

Sort, organize, and build beautiful albums in any way you want.


Intelligent organization

Whether you have hundreds or tens of thousands of files, Synology Photos makes it easy to manage everything.

Customizable albums

Create personalized photo collections by grouping them into customized folders or albums.

Automatic albums

Browse automatically generated albums using facial recognition, geolocation, tags, and more.

Conditional albums

Set conditions, including when and where the photo was taken, or even the camera lens used. Synology Photos will automatically compile all matching images and videos into a Conditional Album.

Customizable albums
Automatic albums
Conditional albums

Easy browsing

Comb through your collections using flexible viewing options and filters.

Viewing preferences

See your photos chronologically or according to folder structure. Enjoy your images and videos on a bigger screen by casting them to your TV via AirPlay or Chromecast.

Smart filters

Find the shots you want by filtering your photos by time and date, camera model, lens, and other metadata.

Viewing preferences
Smart filters

Keep all your photos safe

Enable automatic backups in the Synology Photos mobile app to save extra copies of your photos to your Synology NAS. You can easily back up your NAS to a variety of destinations, adding more layers of data protection. Learn more

Extra copy of precious assets

Your private library

Take advantage of a complete photo storage and management solution.

  • 100% data ownership and privacy

  • Browse and upload fast, without restrictions

  • No subscriptions or ads

  • Retain your photos at full resolution with RAW file support

Want to get started with the app?icon

Want to get started with the app?

Install Synology Photos on your Synology NAS with DSM 7.0 to get started. Then download the Synology Photos app from the Apple App Store or Google Play to begin backing up and saving storage space on your smartphone.

Note: Synology Photos requires DSM 7.0, and replaces Synology Photo Station and Moments. Learn more.