Release Notes: Performance for preview and rendering was improved with a complete overhaul of the encoding and decoding audio/video engines. A ffDiaporama-texturemate addon was created: a collection of a hundred textures that can be used for the background of slides and text blocks. Also added were 24 new block shapes, a new block type (clip-art texts), and of a collection of 67 clip arts including comics bubbles, panels, and papers for working with text clip art. SVG images are now supported.
Release Notes: This release brings new graphic filters, new speed waves, and new transitions. It adds text margins appropriate to each form and the ability to customize these margins and switching to progressive mode for all graphics filters. Above all, there are numerous bugfixes.
Release Notes: This release adds support for AVCHD (.mts) and WMV video, a third display mode including a multimedia file browser in the main window, multiple selection of slides in the main window with options for the editions of multiple selections, a deinterlace filter for videos, nearly 60 additional forms for the image and video masks and text blocks, improvements to the framing system, and many bugfixes.
Release Notes: This version brings new features, some bugfixes, and numerous interface improvements. AVCHD (.mts) video is now usable. A deinterlace filter for videos was added. A third display mode was added, with a multimedia file browser in the main window. Multiple selection of slides is now possible in the main window, with options for editing multiple selections. Progress bars are now displayed during long processing tasks.
Release Notes: This version brings new features, some bugfixes, and numerous interface improvements: rich text; animation of text (zoom and scrolling); animation of blocks (blinking, fade, and multiple rotations); multiple selection in the slide dialog; an UNDO feature in most dialogs; contextual menus in the main window and dialogs; and improvements in drag and drop.
Release Notes: The addition of TAG and chapters. Lossless rendering. More supported formats (FLAC files, videos with U8 soundtrack of old cameras, etc.). Correction of sound problems (no more saturation or hatchings during transitions). Various ergonomic improvements (copy/paste between several ffDiaporama instances, drag and drop improvements, etc.). Improvements in performance: the rendering speed has almost doubled in some cases.
Release Notes: This stable version contains numerous bugfixes and improvements to images smoothing, sheet style, and extended drag and drop, and German and Greek localizations.
Release Notes: Improvements in the quality of videos produced by the addition of image smoothing. Improvements in the performance of video rendering. Introduction of style sheets. Reorganization and redesign of dialogs to simplify the understanding and handling of the software. The addition of new keyboard and mouse shortcuts. The addition of numerous new options, in particular for the video rendering and configuration of the software. Introduction of a memory management system based on LuLo to allow it to work on small configurations. Many bugfixes.
Release Notes: After nine months of development, fifteen alpha versions, and four beta versions, ffDiaporama is finally released in a stable version 1.0. This first stable version is totally translated into four languages (interface, documentation, and Web site): English, French, Spanish, and Italian. It includes 142 transitions and 56 profiles of video generation covering the majority of available devices (smartphones, players of all kinds, Web, etc.). Packages are available for Windows, Ubuntu, Fedora, and openSUZE.
Release Notes: For this fourth beta, a particular effort was made towards the internationalization with the addition of Spanish and Italian translations. A the same time, many bugs was fixed.