DeviantART is a ginormous art platform that focuses on bringing together artists from all over the world, in order to share their work, learn to improve, as well as teach others. Its main goal is sharing artwork and over the years the website has grown to the point where it now offers hundreds of millions of pieces for you to view.
Amongst these you will surely find amazing artwork that you wish have on your computer as a wallpaper or other personal use. DeviantART Spider is an application that you can use to do just that, meaningly download entire galleries or just specific images to your computer in a simple manner.
Accessible to anyone
You don’t need a degree in computer science to install and use the application as it’s pretty straightforward.
To download, all you have to do is enter the URL for the gallery you want to download, select all the images or specific ones and then wait for it to finish. Depending on the size of the gallery and that of the images, this can take anywhere from a couple of seconds to a few minutes but it’s always worth waiting for artwork you like.
In a side panel, DeviantART Spider displays a list of all the galleries you download. Each one is named after the artist and you are able to browse or delete folders, as well as tell the application to update them with the latest published works.
The main window of DeviantART Spider also contains a section where you can preview the images you download, view them in a slideshow or even go to the image’s webpage if you need to find out more about it.
Simple and practical
There are a lot of reasons you would want to download entire galleries. For example, people share stock photos or graphics and since clicking the download button a bunch of times can get to you, why not grab them all at once, already sorted.
To wrap it up, DeviantART Spider is a nice application to have on your computer if you’re looking to download any published work on DeviantART.