Help with massive Photos library please

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  • icloud_photos_downloader

    A command-line tool to download photos from iCloud

    I was able to download 2 x 2TB (4TB) icloud photos accounts using this in 2 days if you are comfortable with the command line There’s no other solution the mac app was very slow and was gonna takes weeks for me but this app downloaded everything in 2 days

  • docker-icloudpd

    An Alpine Linux 3.18.3 container for the iCloud Photos Downloader command line utility

    I followed this instructions to ssh into my synology nas and install the package and download all my photos If you want to use docker it should be very similar. There is also a docker container on github that a lot of people use

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