Service Notice: Photo Culling for iOS app: End of Service Notification 

We regret to inform you that effective March 1, 2023 the Photo Culling mobile iOS application will be removed from the App Store and support for the application will end.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding and cooperation. 


This information is for residents of the United States and its five territories only. 

Contact Information for Inquiries

Canon Customer Support Center

Phone: 1-855-722-2666

Support options and hours of operation:

Photo Culling App Initial Screen


Save the Best, Delete the Rest!

Have too many photos on your phone and want to find the best ones? With our AI Technology, you can quickly and easily find your best photos. Download and choose a subscription plan for Photo Culling to get started!*†

Easily Find Your Best Photos

Photo Culling will help you organize your photo library and find your best photos in minutes. With two culling options, Similar Culling and Whole Culling, you can find your best photo out of a group of photos or group similar photos. Simply select the photos you wish to cull and let Photo Culling take care of the rest!

Demonstrating Easy Photo Navigation

Delete Duplicate or Unwanted Photos

Photo Culling thoroughly analyzes your library, finds similar or low-quality photos and suggests which photos to keep and which to delete; helping to save you time and space on your device. Our advanced technology makes it easy to find your best photos and delete any duplicate or unwanted ones in minutes - while still allowing you to be in total control!

Demonstrating Easy Photo Deletion

AI Technology

PHIL is Canon U.S.A.’s unique computer vision AI engine. PHIL is used to detect the photo score using AI technology, to show how good or bad the quality of your photos are. PHIL has several models to score photos, with five of those models being used in the Photo Culling app; grouping with similar photos, sharpness, noise, emotion and closed eyes. Powered by PHIL, Photo Culling finds your best photos, allows you to get individual photo scores and set your threshold level. With our AI Technology, you can quickly and easily cull through a high volume of photos to find the best!

Demonstrating AI Technology

Available On

App Store Download

* The Photo Culling app is compatible with iOS® running version 14.7 or later. There are currently no device restrictions for iOS. This app helps you to sort, organize and delete your images. Please note that image files may contain personally identifiable information that may implicate privacy laws. Canon disclaims and has no responsibility for your use of such images. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this app.

† Download of the app is free (data charges may apply), but full use of the app requires a subscription. A free version of the app is provided with limited functionality and features. There is also a paid subscription version of the app with full functionality and features available to you starting with a seven (7) day free trial. The subscription version of the app is available through a monthly or yearly, nonrefundable, auto renewing payment through your applicable app store. After your seven (7) day free trial, your access will be automatically rolled over into your chosen auto-renewable subscription unless you cancel upon 24 hours’ notice from the end of the trial period by following the App Store cancellation procedures.

For best results, disable cloud storage photos from your Settings. If iCloud is enabled, please make sure “Download & Keep Originals” is selected and "Optimize iPhone Storage" is not.

PHIL is a trademark of Canon U.S.A., Inc. in the United States and may also be a trademark in other countries.

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