Media Organization Made Easy

Quickly and easily organize thousands of photos and videos into groups.

Filter out files you don’t want and say goodbye to photo duplicates.

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Everything in it’s place

Reorganize files from nearly anywhere.

Cameras, phones, SD cards, Dropbox, Google Drive, iPhoto, even Photo Booth.

Local folders, network folders, NAS drives, external drives.

Multiple Inputs
iPhoto and Photo Booth
Dropbox and Google Drive


One Click

One click organization of your files, the way you want them


Prevent duplicates from entering your collections

Customized Folders

Choose your folder structure, and your files will be filed automatically

File Renaming

Choose how to name your files, and they will all be named accordingly

Photos & Videos

Images, Photos, and Videos all organized at once

Multiple Inputs

Find photos and videos in as many locations as you want

Multiple Outputs

Write photos and videos to as many locations as you want.

Camera Import

Import files directly from your camera to your organized structure

RAW Files

Organize RAW format files in addition to standard photos

File Filtering

Filter which files are allowed in which collection


Find files in, or write files to iPhoto Libraries

Photo Booth

Find photos taken with Photo Booth


Find files in, or write files to Dropbox

Google Drive

Find files in, or write files to Google Drive

Auto Sift

Automatically monitor and sift new files

One click operation
Duplicate Prevention
Folder Grouping
File Renaming
Photo and Video Support
Multiple Inputs
Multiple Outputs
Dropbox and Google Drive
iPhoto and Photo Booth
Collision Prevention
Smart Dates
Speed preferences
Fast Processing
Device Support
Auto Sift

How It Works


Centralize your photo and video collection so you have everything in one place.


Organize your photos and videos into a logical folder structure, based on year, month, day, time, camera, resolution, duration, or whatever custom structure you would like.


When you have new photos or videos, click once to have them all organized the way you want them.
1. Add Your Inputs
2. Add your Outputs
3. Customize (if you want)
4. Sift Your Files
5. See What Happened (if you want)
6. Move on with Your Life
Last, Sift Again


Perfect for you if

  • You aren’t happy with how your photos are organized, but are dreading cleaning them up
  • You have a camera, smartphone, or SD card full of files and need to clear some space
  • You have your Photos or Videos stored in multiple places and wish they were centralized
  • You aren’t sure which files you have copied from your camera and which you haven’t
  • You have multiple cameras and want all of their photos organized
  • You are a photography enthusiast or professional and want to organize your vast library of files into a custom structure (By Camera, Date, Type, RAW vs JPG, etc)

Getting Organized

  • Organize by year, month, camera, resolution, file type, or whatever custom structure you want
  • Import from multiple cameras directly to your organized structure
  • Filter out files you don’t want
  • Rename files to whatever you choose
  • Automatically removes duplicates and prevents file collisions
  • Supports Photos, Videos, RAW files
  • iPhoto input/output support
  • Photo Booth input support
  • Easy to set up
  • No manual work needed to organize your files
  • Fast processing

Staying Organized

  • Silent Sifter remembers your settings
  • Connect your camera again, and with one click import, organize, rename, filter all of your files exactly how you would like
  • Same files on your camera? No problem, Silent Sifter will detect the duplicates and only copy new files.



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Everything You Need to KnowOrganizing with Photo Rating

Sample Folder Structures

There are infinite ways of organizing your photos and videos with Silent Sifter, but you may want to see some examples of how you can organize. By no means is this an exhaustive list – there are options we don’t show, and combinations we have not thought of.

If you are wondering how to configure Silent Sifter to organize your files how you want – contact us using the feedback widget.

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