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PhotoSweeper (com.overmacs.photosweeper) is a Mac OS X software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of iBoostUp.

The latest version that our iBoostUp users have reported seeing on their systems is PhotoSweeper 4600. The most popular version of this application used by our users is version 2022. PhotoSweeper requires macOS 10.12.2 or later.

Publisher Description:
PhotoSweeper is a fast, precise & super efficient tool to eliminate similar or duplicate photos even in huge photo collections. It works with Photos, iPhoto, Aperture, Capture One and Lightroom media libraries as well as photos from your hard drives and external storages.

Swift, easy to use, thorough, analyzes specific libraries, can search according to various criteria, offers choices in photo handling TheNextWeb
"PhotoSweeper packs a powerful punch in de-cluttering any size collection. 9/10" Mac.AppStorm
"PhotoSweeper is a simple and efficient utility for organizing photos. 4.5/5" Macworld
"The interface is a breeze to use. 9/10" MacNews
"I do like this app, it works really well and under the hood is written to utilize the abilities of your Mac." MacTricksAndTips

PhotoSweeper will help you if:

  • You take a series of shots of the same scene trying to get the perfect one.
  • You edit photos with software like Photoshop, Pixelmator etc., and make backups just in case.
  • You have photos scattered on external hard drives and local disks, in Apple Photos, iPhoto, Aperture or Lightroom libraries.
  • You have a mess in your photo collection or just want to free disk space by removing junk photos.


  • Easy search of photos
    Just drag and drop folders from your Mac to allow PhotoSweeper to find all photos inside. Add more photos from your Photos, iPhoto, Aperture, Capture One or Lightroom library via the Media Browser window.

  • Flexible comparison settings
    Powerful multi-settings to easily find duplicates, similar photos, series of shots. The app finds duplicate photos, even those edited in external programs such Photoshop, regardless of image size or format.

  • Side to Side comparison
    Find duplicates between two groups of photos while ignoring those inside each group. It allow you to compare the contents of two folders with each other or find similar photos to a single image.

  • High speed and quality
    PhotoSweeper was developed as a tool for extremely fast comparison of a huge number of photos. Cutting-edge technologies and unique algorithms make searching duplicates incredibly fast and gives excellent comparison results.

  • Efficiency
    You can regroup the results without re-comparing photos by changing matching level with a slider. Using caches makes the next comparison much faster.

  • Marking duplicates automatically
    Mark photos you want to get rid of manually, or use the "Auto Mark" feature to mark duplicates automatically based on the list of rules you can adjust to your needs in the Preferences.

  • Comfortable viewing results
    PhotoSweeper provides 3 modes for reviewing results: One by One, Face-to-Face" - one or two large photos with an opportunity to mark a photo with just a click, All in One - all groups of duplicates in one list.

  • Great photo browsing
    PhotoSweeper also serves as an up-to-date photo browser with a built-in search of photos by metadata, Quick Look preview, the "Info" panel with a detailed photo description, including histogram and image metadata (EXIF, IPTC etc.).

    A comprehensive user manual is available on our site: https://overmacs.com

    More from Ivan Prymak:
    PhotoSweeper X, PhotoSweeper Demo, PhotoSweeper Lite, PhotoSweeper Lite Demo .

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