Image Viewers

qimgv – Qt5 image viewer with video support

qimgv is a Qt5 image viewer. It’s fast, configurable, and easy to use. It offers video support via libmpv.

The idea of qimgv is to have a uncluttered, simple and easy to use user interface (UI). You can see UI elements only when you need them.

There is a pull-down panel with thumbnails, as well as folder view (accessible by pressing Return).

You can also bring up a context menu by right-clicking an image.

Features include:

  • Simple user interface.
  • Fast.
  • Easy to use.
  • Fully configurable, including shortcuts.
  • Zoom in and out with configurable zoom step.
  • Basic image editing: Crop, flip, rotate and resize.
  • Ability to quickly copy / move images to different folders.
  • Experimental video playback via libmpv. The software can play WebM and MP4 formats.
  • Ability to run shell scripts.
  • Full screen mode.
  • Thumbnail panel with lots of configuration options.
  • Scaling algorithms: Bilinear and nearest.
  • Scripts. Run commands / shell scripts on a current image.
  • Smooth scrolling
  • Preloading function.
  • Change the sorting mode on-the-fly.
  • APNG is supported via third-party Qt plugin.
  • Viewing RAW images is supported via qtraw plugin.
  • Supports drag’n’dropping out of qimgv.
  • HiDPI support.
  • An attractive dark theme which should appear identical on every operating system / desktop environments.

Developer: easymodo
License: GNU General Public License v3.0


qimgv is written in C++. Learn C++ with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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7 months ago

This is nice.

Last edited 7 months ago by Ben
6 months ago
Reply to  Ben

I agree, very nouce.