Photo sharing has come to stay. There are now hundreds of web and mobile applications out there especially designed to help you share your photos with ease. Equally important is the ability to store those photos you share online for easy accessibility wherever you are. These are some of the outstanding apps for sharing, managing and storing your photos.
# Picasa Web Albums
Fast and easy photo sharing from Google. Share with friends and family, or explore public photos.Picasa uses Google Storage, which is shared among your Google based accounts.
500px lets you create stunning professional photo portfolios, find friends, express yourself and connect with people like you. 500px is a community powered by creative people from all over the world that lets you share and discover inspiring photographs. Paid accounts include Google Analytics, priority support, custom domain, and unlimited uploads and collections.
Phanfare is an archival photo and video hosting for serious amateur and professional photographers. Phanfare is targeted at prosumers and serious amateurs who desire archival photo and video sharing. Consumers can upload their digital photos and videos to Phanfare. Phanfare provides each customer with a destination URL where they can direct viewers. Storage: Unlimited(comes at a cost)
# MobileMe Gallery
MobileMe Gallery is a feature of Apple’s MobileMe service that allows you to easily upload your photographs. app automatically stores photos you’ve viewed, so you can view them again even if you don’t have a network connection.
Snapfish is a web-based photo sharing and photo printing service that is owned by Hewlett-Packard. Members can upload files for free, and are given unlimited photo storage. Free photo storage is unlimited, but to maintain your account you must make one purchase per year, which can be as low as $0.09 (for one print). You can also upload unlimited videos for $24.99 per year.
Professional photo and video hosting for photographers and enthusiasts. Their photo management service includes photo hosting, drag & drop image uploader, theme and layout editor and print ordering. Storage: Basic: 2GB + 1GB for every year, Unlimited and Premium: Unlimited.
Edit, organize, store, and share photos – all online. It’s digital imaging wherever you are. Photoshop.com isn’t just an online image editor, it’s also a photo library management app. Storage: Free: 2GB, Paid up to 500GB.
Snapixel is a photo sharing community and stock photography marketplace, providing all levels of photographers and photo-enthusiasts with the tools to upload, store, organize, share or sell their photos. Makes it easy to upload, sell or share photos. Buy & sell stock photos from the Snapixel photo marketplace. Snapixel offers 5GB of free storage with no max image size.
# Kodak Gallery
Kodak gallery offers online photo sharing, Kodak prints and photo gifts from consumer digital photos. Its features allow you to view pictures on your mobile phone. Kodak Gallery also provides a robust photo editing and organizing program for Windows and Macs called Kodak Easyshare. Free storage is limited to 2GB and you must spend $4.99 per year.