ffDiaporama Changelog

New in version 2.2 (20140701 Snapshot)

July 1st, 2014
  • Fixed a bug on sounds when there is more than one video on a slide
  • Fixed a bug on exporting soundtracks (generated export file without sound)
  • Fixed interactive areas editing in edit slides and edit image dialogs to make the blocks movement and blocks resizing fluid (removing redundant display)
  • Fixed a bug in calculating the duration of slides when adjust duration on sound

New in version 2.2 (20140510 Snapshot) (May 11th, 2014)

  • Increases the gap between the ref-frames in rendered video to reduce flicker (from 4 to 2 per second)
  • Operates the preview player and the player of the video editing dialog even if there is no music track
  • Fixed a crash when click in the time bar and the project is empty
  • Four new translations

New in version 2.2 (20140503 Snapshot) (May 3rd, 2014)

  • This new version includes a major change: the replacement of the SDL library to its equivalent QT (QtMultimedia for QT5 version and qtmobility for QT4 version).
  • This replacement can resolve once and for all the problems of audio/video synchronization
  • Bug fixes:
  • Fixed a display bug in the timeline (the display for audio video could leave the frame when the sound was on auto)
  • Fixed audio/video synchronization problems (through QTMultimedia)
  • Reduced the gap between the ref-frames in rendered videos (pass from 1 every 10 seconds to 4 per seconds)
  • New features:
  • Adds a button to control the volume for the preview player

New in version 2.2 (20140402 Snapshot) (April 2nd, 2014)

  • It contains a new "master volume" feature which allow to keep constant sound volume during the project and several bug fixes.

New in version 2.1 (February 18th, 2014)

  • Geolocation projects:
  • It is now possible to geotag projects globally or by chapter
  • Google Maps maps can be added in the titles and in the slides
  • New dynamic variables are added on geolocation
  • Improved music track:
  • From now, the options for pause and volume are available from the first slide on which are positioned music tracks
  • Drag & drop is improved to allow movement "using mouse" of music tracks from one slide to another
  • Improved rendering:
  • Adding "variable bitrate" mode for encoding which reduces quite dramatically the size of videos produced for projects containing mostly pictures
  • Adding a hundred new models of equipment (phones and tablets)
  • Improved quality of transitions:
  • Nearly half of the LUMA transitions have been redone (a quarter of the total transitions) to reduce noise (inelegant pixels) on projects in HD... and above all, numerous bug fixes.

New in version 2.1 Devel 2014.0121 (January 21st, 2014)

  • The ffDiaporama package is now cut in 2 parts
  • A package build script is now proposed for Fedora and openSUSE users

New in version 2.1 Devel 2014.0114 (January 15th, 2014)

  • This new version includes critical bug fixes and some improvements on the music track

New in version 2.1 Devel 2014.01.11 (January 11th, 2014)

  • Half of LUMAs have been reviewed in order to improve their quality
  • Several bugs concerning the use of maps in title templates and the use of videos were corrected
  • As well as better use of proxy to access the Internet
  • This release also includes new translations and some additions to the WIKI.

New in version 2.1 Devel 2014.01.03 (January 6th, 2014)

  • This new devel version fixes several problems specific to Windows when using the multimedia browser and some issues with the new GMap object.
  • This release also includes new translations and some additions to the WIKI.