Google Photos integration

Why?

Throw your photos in Obsidian / link to photos
Cameras are the most frictionless sensors to capture the physical world

It would be nice if we can filter which photos are sync in the vault, especially automatically with the semantic

This is obviously not as fully featured as what you’re asking for, but if you want an easy way to embed Google Photos into your notes, this is what I do.

It lets you take a Google Photo link, and add it to a note as either:

  • a text link
  • a thumbnail with the image data hosted externally on Google Photos
  • or a thumbnail with the thumbnail image saved locally in your vault.

Clicking any of the above will take you to the fullsize photo in Google Photos.

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