Digital photos are great for tracking construction sites, but hundreds or even thousands of photos are needed for a comprehensive record, which makes organising and sharing them a tedious process. A comprehensive record of photos is also time consuming to maintain.

According to Christian Claus, vice president of product management at construction software firm HoloBuilder, storing digital photos in a standard folder structure presents some challenges. “You could today take a whole lot of pictures with your smart phone, and put them in a folder structure,” Claus said. “One of the…