(2016-05-11 12:47)bam80 Wrote: I bet it's Kodi's design flaw related to scanning the paths for each image. Pi's speed is unrelated. You could try the same add-on on fast PC and rather see any speed difference..
I put in a feature request to make media scanning optional for photos (on the feat.req. thread of the forum). It's has 75 views so far, no replies.