TinEye – A reverse image search engine which lets you find similar images uploaded by you

Ever stumbled upon a nice picture and wanted to have more versions of it ? Or, just a higher resolution picture of the same ? OR an un-watermarked version of it ? OR…..TinEye is an all-in-one solution for it.


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TinEye also provides a useful plugin for Firefox and Internet Explorer to search images from within any site. As for other browsers, they have a nice handy bookmarklet too.

So next time you see a photograph in an Orkut or Facebook profile and wonder if it really is of that person or of some celebrity, then just give TinEye a try 😉 .


Mayur Agarwal is the founder and editor-in-chief of WebTrickz. As a Technology enthusiast and an Internet addict, he loves sharing useful How To’s and Tips & Tricks. Follow him @mayurjango on Twitter.

5 Responses

  1. Pratyush says:

    This is so COOL, fantastic tool man, and I always thought Google Images Search was the best (with its new similar images feature) 😛 .

  2. krintu says:

    yeah it’s so cool…i was wondering if it exists or not…
    this is exactly my area of interest …developing a tool for the same..
    hope… i finish it soon..anyways..TFS


  3. dr.salman says:

    yes great tool, fire fox users can use this too, and image serch is rapid and cool..thanks for post

  4. Hey Mayur: Thanks for reviewing TinEye! Have you seen the TinEye widgets? http://tineye.com/widgets/display – suitable for work and a lot of fun!

  1. November 19, 2011

    […] TinEye is a very popular and useful reverse image search engine with a database of over 2,045,766,648 images till date. The service looks up for equal or similar images over the web by letting users submit an image to TinEye to find out where it came from, how it is being used, if modified or un-watermarked versions of the image exist, or to find higher resolution versions. TinEye uses image identification technology rather than keywords, metadata or watermarks to perform this amazing task. […]

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