Process iCloud PhotoStream in real-time

  1. Intro
  2. Information
  3. Installation
  4. Examples
  5. Release notes
  6. Related stuff


Couple of days ago I released osx-photostream for node.js on Mac OSX with iCloud. It allows you to process PhotoStream uploads as they happen. You can snap a picture with your iPhone, your Mac instantly receives the photo and will notify your script for all sorts of post-processing. All within seconds.


Platform: node.js
Language: javascript
Package: osx-photostream on npm
Source code: Github
Bugs & feedback: Issue tracker
License: Unlicense / Public Domain


npm install osx-photostream


Release notes

v1.1.1 – 2014-12-06 – changelog

  • Escape writeDest for mkdir

v1.1.0 – 2014-12-06 – changelog

  • Make sure copy destination exists
  • Catch uncaught exceptions
  • Improved error handling
  • Replaced loop with iteration
  • New: event watching
  • New: fail event watch error
  • New: fail event mkdir failed

v1.0.0 – 2014-03-11 – changelog

  • First release

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