Photopia Version History

Photopia Creator and Photopia Director.

Version 2.1.1066 – May 24 2024

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Fixed issue where program could return to evaluation mode after update

Fixed issue where projects that contain copied slides from other projects could not be saved

Fixed issue where previewing a slide style would reset the show background

 

Version 2.1.1061 – May 21 2024

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Fixed issue where program could return to evaluation mode after update

Version 2.1.1060 – May 20 2024

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Added new Account Management system
Added new Music Collection subscriptions
Added new variations of the Radar transitions
Added missing details to Variant information window
Fixed issue with Home Screen search ignoring the active group
Fixed issue with Variant settings for 4×5 and 9×16 being linked
Fixed issue where valid registration could give incorrect error
Fixed hang when importing videos from Slide Styles
Fixed issue with motion easing

Version 2.0.1029 – February 22 2024

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Director and Creator:

Added an Abstract category to layer Shape feature
Improved error message for Blu-ray output issues
Improved readability in Caption Effects preview
Changed search option in Music Library to also include lyrics
Fixed issue with settings for duplicated tracks in the Show Soundtrack
Fixed issue with search option when Music Library set to List view
Fixed issue with copying Crop to layer with different aspect ratio
Fixed issue with incorrect audio track selection in Music Library
Fixed issue with image selection in Add Photo pop-up window
Fixed issue with how certain Caption Effects were displayed
Fixed issue with height of Export Library window
Fixed issue with Crop for different fitting modes
Fixed memory issue related to Caption Effects

Director only:

Fixed issue with window focus when using Create Style option

 

Version 2.0.1019 – January 17 2024

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Director and Creator:

Added option to filter Music Library by Artist
Added a Favorites toggle to Details mode in the Music Library
Added an ‘Add to Placeholders’ option to right-click menu in Browser
Added dismissable warning message when syncing audio from Slides list
Added support for cloud storage services in Computer section of the Browser
Added options to Expand / Collapse and Select All / None in Copy Settings windows
Fixed missing settings in Effects tab when effect selected from Animations tab
Fixed issue with Crop settings when Content uses different fitting modes
Fixed video layer Duration label when using non-default Speed setting
Fixed issue where Copy Settings window could list incorrect options
Fixed issue with editing default Slide / Transition Duration option
Fixed issue where images could incorrectly be shown as ‘missing’
Fixed issue with missing background layers during Transitions
Fixed issue with importing certain older ProShow slideshows
Fixed issue with Fly-In effect Pan Right for Captions
Fixed layout of various warning message windows
Fixed issues with how effects are imported
Fixed issue with unused Caption content
Fixed issues with Copy Settings

Director only:

Added option to provide metadata for Templates
Fixed issue with exporting packages that have duplicate content

 

Version 2.0.990 – September 09 2023

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Added compatibility mode for DVD / AVCHD output
Fixed issue with Follow Filter related Bezier curves and Easing modes
Fixed issue with description display in Package installation window
Fixed issue where Crop region could be reset incorrectly
Fixed issue with Easing for non-Position options
Fixed several uncommon crash conditions

Director only:

Fixed issue where Slide Style projects could contain unused audio / video files

Version 2.0.983 – September 06 2023

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Added new tracks to the Music Library
Added support for Bezier curves on motion paths
Added an Easing Graph window for Animation Easing
Added option to Reload image layers from Layers list
Improved support for small fonts in caption text editors
Changed how Animation Easing works for Position options
Changed tutorial videos to open with default web browser
Removed the Smoothing option (replaced by Bezier curves)
Removed option for Animation Easing to span multiple Keyframes with Position enabled
Removed option for Horizontal / Vertical Position to be enabled independently at a Keyframe
Fixed issue in Slide Style editor where non-replaceable content could be shown in Content list
Fixed issue in Transition browser where Include Background option could be reset
Fixed memory leak in video output when Sharpen or Chroma Key were in use
Fixed issue where deleting a layer could cause problems with Content order
Fixed issue in Wizard Themes where chosen Transitions might not be used
Fixed issue where Keyframe markers could remain after switching layers
Fixed issue with lost Styles in Wizard Theme when exporting a Package
Fixed hang on Mac when creating / opening slideshow after installation
Fixed issue with importing content from packages on the Mac platform
Fixed issue with Group Layer info not updating after switching layers
Fixed issue with Undo / Redo when inserting a layer into a group
Fixed issue where Slide Style browser could show incorrect list
Fixed issue where audio files could fail to reimport properly
Fixed captions imported from older ProShow slideshows
Fixed issue where Crop on Content object could be lost
Fixed issues with Crossfade Grayscale transitions
Fixed issue with copying Scaling to other layers
Fixed issue with replacing existing Slide Styles
Fixed issues with Bold and Italic in captions
Fixed issues with audio sync feature
Fixed issue with adding custom audio volume points on the Mac platform
Fixed issue with right side of UI being cut off on 1280-wide screens
Fixed issue with copying Caption Color / Texture to other layers

Version 2.0.955 – April 12 2023

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Fixed issue with Crop aspect ratio
Fixed issue with renaming slideshows from the Home Screen
Fixed issue with non-replaceable content in downloaded effects
Fixed issue with Slide Style preview not updating after video import

Version 2.0.950 – March 29 2023

Platform:

Windows

Mac

  • Fixed issue with applying slide styles with video

Version 2.0.949 – March 28 2023

Platform:

Windows

Mac

Added new Package feature for delivering Effects
Added control for Include Background option in custom Transitions
Added option to apply Show Defaults to current slideshow from Preferences
Added prompt to use Slide Style variant if appropriate after changing content
Added option to drag slideshows to new order in DVD / Blu-ray output window
Added an “Add to Show” button in Browser Tab for Solid Colors / Gradients
Added an “Add to Selected Slides” button in Browser Tab for Solid Colors / Gradients
Improved Copy Project to maintain same Project Group for new project
Improved automatic expansion behavior for Project Group list
Improved wording for error reporting option in Preferences
Improved the UI for Show Defaults in Preferences
Improved UI for managing downloadable Effects
Fixed issue with Custom Volume Points in Timeline when track volume not at 100%
Fixed problem with image linking between slides in exported Templates
Fixed issue with Preview update after dropping image into Watermark
Fixed missing save prompt when closing Project after certain changes
Fixed problem with Adjustment Layers in Groups during Transitions
Fixed issue with Content Crop on duplicated Layers with Vignettes
Fixed issue with Include Background option in Transitions browser
Fixed issue with Fade In / Out updates after closing Audio Trimmer
Fixed incorrect Project Group for Projects created from Templates
Fixed issue with Content Crop update after changing layer source
Fixed issue where number boxes could receive the wrong input
Fixed issue with displayed Volume of Custom Volume Points
Fixed issue with linked Layers after creating Slide duplicate
Fixed issue with layer Position values at interior Keyframes
Fixed issue with Used in This Show category for Transitions
Fixed issue where Watermark did not have Scaling option
Fixed issue with Mapping Modes for Textures on Outlines
Fixed issue with Slide Style preview for very short slides
Fixed issue with Browser not opening in correct location
Fixed issue with selecting Layer Fly-in / Fly-out Effects
Fixed issue with global layers in combined slideshows
Fixed issue with Undo / Redo when editing captions
Fixed issue with Outlines in Groups during editing
Fixed issue with Order option on Caption Fly-Outs
Fixed issue with Gradient previews being clipped
Fixed issue with renaming Slide Style Projects
Fixed issue with Masks inside Tilted Groups
Fixed issue with Content Adjustments
Fixed typo in Music Library tooltip
Fixed issue with Crop on Gradients
Various stability and performance improvements

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