Apache Hadoop is a software framework that supports data-intensive distributed application under a free license. It enables applications to work with thousands of nodes and petabytes of data. Hadoop was inspired by Google's MapReduce and Google File System (GFS) papers. Hadoop was originally developed to support distribution for the Nutch search engine project. Here Hadoop is incorporated for handling large cluster of images. Moreover, Hadoop provide language independent platform which helps the programmer to remain in their comfort zone.