[Digikam-users] People Tags - a practical question
mick at sulley.info
Tue Feb 19 23:13:14 GMT 2013
So in my example I would have early pics with her tagged as Mary Jones,
then married pics with her tagged Mary Jones and Mary Smith?
On 19/02/13 22:27, Simon Cropper wrote:
> On 20/02/13 09:11, Mick Sulley wrote:
>> I am just starting to add people tags and immediately it raises a
>> practical question. Many of the females have married and so changed
>> their names. How do you guys deal with this? My current thought is to
>> tag as Mary Smith(Jones), so Mary Jones is tagged as such until she gets
>> married, then I edit the tag to be Mary Smith(Jones) so she would then
>> have that tag on all pictures, past and future.
>> I guess this becomes a bit cumbersome when someone is married multiple
>> times, but luckily I don't have that problem, at least not at the
>> Does anyone have any other suggestions?
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> Personally I tag people by their maiden names so regardless of how
> many marriages they have you have a unique tag for that person.
> Once they get married however, create a new separate tag for their
> married name. So a woman that is married several times would have a
> maiden name tag that is consistent over her life and a married name
> tag for the period they are known by each subsequents husband's
> surname (if that is the cultural norm).
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