Make notes in Obsidian using photos taken by your phone

Just upload photos from your phone, and see the notes generated in Obsidian.

Using smartphone to create notes in Obsidian

A Helpful Plugin for building obsidian notes

Effortlessly Manage and Enhance Your Obsidian Notes with Images.

Seamless Mobile Image Upload

Upload images directly from your phone to Obsidian by scanning a QR code. Instantly generate notes with your images, making it easy to capture and organize your ideas on the go.

Scan QR code and upload image from your smartphone

Local Image Integration

Select images from your disk and insert image with notes in your Obsidian note with one click. Organize your images into specified folders, ensuring your notes are always neat and easily accessible.

Insert image and generate notes from local disk

Inline Image Note Processing

Enhance your notes with advanced image processing features. Automatically generate notes for images, Make your notes more informative and visually appealing.

Clicking Photes button placed before the image in Obsidian Note

Automate note taking from what you see

Convert your photos into notes.

Took a lot of photos for notes but never check them back? Use photes.io to turn those images to knowledge with a few clicks.

Powered by GPT4 Vision

Based on GPT4 vision, Photes.io can understand your images, even they contains complex inforgraphics, making notes focus on key points, not just pure text extraction.

Customizable

You can custom how notes generated from the image in our settings page by just changing some options.

Images to knowledge

When you created lots of notes from images, you can use a chatbot with knowledge base of your notes to get information from your notes.

Try the Photes.io Plugin for Obsidian Now

Effortlessly Manage and Enhance Your Obsidian Notes with Images, and make your notes more informative and visually.

Frequently asked questions

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    • What features are included in the plugin?

      The plugin provides the feature of syncing notes from server and generating notes from images.

    • What's the limit of the free plan?

      In the free plan, you can generate 2 - 3 notes per month to see how the plugin works. If you need more notes, you can upgrade to the Pro plan.

    • What are the benefits of upgrading to the Pro plan?

      If you upgrade to the Pro plan, you will gain 2000 credits per month, which allows you to generate about 200 notes. (varies by image size)

    • Do I need to register an account to use the plugin?

      Yes, you need to register an account to use the plugin.

    • How is my data stored and secured in the cloud?

      When you generate a note from photo, the photo will be send to our server and processed. The image is although publicly accessible, but it has a unique URL and hard to guess.

    • Why is my image publicly accessible?

      When exporting your notes to other service like Notion, Google docs, etc, the image URL is needed to be publicly accessible. Since the URL is unique and hard to guess, your image is safe unless you share the url with others.

    • What platforms does the plugin support?

      Both Desktop and Mobile platforms are supported. The plugin is available for Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, and Android.

    • What types of files can I upload and backup with the plugin?

      You can upload image in jpg, png, gif, and webp format.

    • How do I manage my subscription?

      You can manage your subscription in the account settings page or the subscription page.