Kiano - Keep Images Arranged & Neatly Organized

Kiano Similarity Search

Kiano helps to look at your photos in a completely new way. With simple gestures it is possible to visually navigate through all your photos (from your System Photo Library), which are organized according to their similarity on a huge map.

Kiano is the only app you need to view and find your photos. Besides image maps with a flat or perspective view, Kiano also offers list views, a professional photo viewer, and a visual similarity search.

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  • View your photos at once on an image map
  • Images are sorted by color or by content
  • Visually navigate your photos like picsbuffet
  • Flat or perspective map view and standard lists
  • Attractive, easy-to-use interface
  • Search for images similar to query images
  • Search for images taken nearby another image
  • Powerful image viewer (zoom, pan & swipe navigation)
  • Slideshow and Video player

Download Kiano for
macOS 10.15 and above
iOS/iPadOS 13 and above


  • Q: Can I display images from folders with Kiano? A: Kiano presents photos from Apple's System Photo Library. You can have multiple Photo Libraries and assign any of them to be the System Photo Library, but you cannot just open a folder containing all your images.
    Have a look to the application PicArrange that allows to visually arrage photos from multiple folders.
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  • Q: Do you have any plans to release an Android version of the Kiano application? A: No. Currently we do not have any plans to release an Android app because it would be a completely different project. english all
  • Q: Can Kiano generate photo mosaics using the ‘color tiles’ from my photos? A: No. Kiano cannot not generate mosaic images, however there are many freely available tools that can do this. english all
  • Q: Where can I get more information about the principle and implementation details of Kiano? A: Have a look at You might need to translate the text because it is in German.
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