Mar, 11 2007

Ogars have layers

A new cutting-edge version of Posterino is available. The new build features a couple of bug fixes and small improvements, mostly regarding the layering of images in the document editor.

If you like to give it a try, use the automatic software update build into Posterino (choose the “Software Update…” item from the “Posterino” menu; don’t forget to watch for “Cutting-Edge” releases) or – if the software update should fail – use the link below:

Posterino Cutting-Edge Download

Feb, 05 2007

Posterino 1.0.1

Today we released Posterino 1.0.1.

If you like to give it a try, use the automatic software update build into Posterino (choose the “Software Update…” item from the “Posterino” menu) or – if the software update should fail – use the link below:

Posterino Download

Changes since the last release (v1.0):

– [NEW] Added new templates made for holding portrait images (“Portraits” and “Irregular II”) and one for displaying an image for each day of the year (“365 Days”).
– [NEW] Added some new photo frame templates.
– [NEW] You now can drag and drop image files and folders onto the document window.
– [NEW] Added a “letter” paper size.
– [NEW] You can end the cropping of an image by pressing the Return, Enter or Escape key.
– [CHANGED] Some additions to the online help regarding shortcuts and paper sizes.
– [FIXED] The drag and drop of images from one frame to an other now preserves the crop information of the image.
– [FIXED] The Shuffle operation now preserves the crop information of the images.
– [FIXED] Solved a problem where drag and drop operations from the first image to any other always lead to a copy.
– [FIXED] Solved a problem where clicking on a selected image does not lead to an image swap or move operation.
– [FIXED] Fixed a problem where the used image count of the images in the image picker is not updated correctly in a copy or paste operation.
– [FIXED] Fixed a bug in the “Choose random Image” operation.
– [FIXED] Added measurement unit to some values on the details panel.
– [FIXED] Corrected the naming of a label of the “Panel Position” radio group (preferences: “Document Window” > “General”).
– [FIXED] The template “Irregular I” not longer produces a blank page.
– [FIXED] Aligned the text field of the ‘Sunrise over Ulm’ template with the image above.

Find out more about Posterino under:

http://zykloid.com/posterino

Jan, 20 2007

“Irregular I” is no longer invisible…

A new cutting-edge version of Posterino is available. The new build features various improvements: image cropping is preserved in drag & drop and shuffle operations, a couple of bug fixes and the template “Irregular I” no longer produces a blank page.

If you like to give it a try, use the automatic software update build into Posterino (choose the “Software Update…” item from the “Posterino” menu; don’t forget to watch for “Cutting-Edge” releases) or – if the software update should fail – use the link below:

Posterino Cutting-Edge Download

Jan, 08 2007

Posterino 1.0 final

Today we released Posterino 1.0 final.

Changes since the last release:

– [NEW] New life poster and postcard templates.
– [NEW] The images used in the document are now indicated by a green badge in the top right corner of the image picker. To show or hide this feature, go to “Posterino” > “Preferences…” > “Document Window” > “Image Picker” > “Show” and toggle the “Used image count” checkbox.
– [NEW] Layout grids! You can show a grid in your document window and graphics objects will snap to this grid. The grid depends on the settings of the “Layout Generator” (in the “Poster” menu). You can show and hide the grid from the “View” menu. All preferences regarding the grid are under “Posterino” > “Preferences…” > “Image Handling” > “Grid”.
– [FIXED] Fixed some inconsistencies in international number formating in some edit fields.
– [FIXED] Solved a problem with text objects.
– [NEW] You can specify a short descriptive text when creating a new template.
– [NEW] The template chooser now shows an image visualizing the placement of photos on the document and a short descriptive text about the template.
– [NEW] A new operation to scale you current document to some arbitrary size and resolution. See “Poster” > “Scale…”.
– [NEW] New template chooser featuring the template categories.
– [NEW] Added context menu to the poster editor to manipulate image and frame settings. Or you can reveal the selected images in the Finder or open them in an external editor.
– [NEW] You can switch on graphic object tool tips to display information about the used image. If available, file name, date, comment, rating and image paths are displayed. See “View” > “Object Tool Tip”.
– [NEW] You can define the image picker sort oder under ‘Posterino’ > ‘Preferences…’ > ‘Document Window’ > ‘Image Picker’. You can sort the images by pre-defined (iPhoto or Aperture) order, date, comment, file name or rating.
– [NEW] A new online help chapter about “Altering the layout” under “Layout Options”.
– [FIXED] Fixed an issue where the “needs rending” state of a saved document was not updated correctly.
– [NEW] If you hold down the Shift key while rotating an image or a frame, the rotation will stop at 45 degree segments.
– [NEW] Relocate images from iPhoto and Aperture used in a document if the image library has moved to a new user account.
Find out more under:

http://zykloid.com/posterino

Jan, 07 2007

And a couple of templates more…

A new cutting-edge version of Posterino is available. The new build features four new templates, a new online help chapter about “Altering the layout” and some small changes.

If you like to give it a try, use the automatic software update build into Posterino (choose the “Software Update…” item from the “Posterino” menu; don’t forget to watch for “Cutting-Edge” releases) or – if the software update should fail – use the link below:

Posterino Cutting-Edge Download

Jan, 06 2007

Layout Grids and more…

A new cutting-edge version of Posterino is available. If you like to give it a try, use the automatic software update build into Posterino (choose the “Software Update…” item from the “Posterino” menu; don’t forget to watch for “Cutting-Edge” releases) or – if the software update should fail – use the link below:

Posterino Cutting-Edge Download

The new build features various improvements: Layout grids, used images indicator in the image picker, improved template chooser, some new templates and various bug fixes.

Dec, 08 2006

Posterino 1.0 beta 8

Today we released Posterino 1.0 beta 8.

Changes since the last release:

– [NEW] Support for Aperture 1.5. You can use your Aperture images right from within Posterino now.
– [NEW] You can specify the email application to send postcards with. See “Postcards” on the “General” preferences panel.
– [NEW] Added a postcard paper size for printing.
– [NEW] The template chooser now remembers the last used template.
– [FIXED] Solved a problem where you could not create additional graphic objects once the document has been saved.
– [FIXED] Fixed a date sorting problem of file system images in the Image Picker.

Find out more under:

http://zykloid.com/posterino

Dec, 04 2006

New! Posterino now with 100% more Aperture.

Dear friends of Posterino,

as promised, we added Aperture support to Posterino. A “cutting-edge” version is available now.

To update your copy use the automatic software update build into Posterino (choose the “Software Update…” item from the “Posterino” menu; don’t forget to watch for “Cutting-Edge” releases) or use the link below:

Posterino Cutting-Edge Download

Also new in this release: You can choose which email application to send your postcards with.

Have fun,
Christoph

Nov, 27 2006

Posterino 1.0 beta 7

Today we released Posterino 1.0 beta 7.

Changes since the last release:

– [FIXED] Fixed a problem where Posterino did not display images referenced by an alias. This was for example the case, if you set the iPhoto preference checkbox “Copy files to iPhoto Library folder when adding to library” to false (under “iPhoto” > “Preferences…” > “Advanced”).
– [FIXED] Fixed the bug that caused pixel residue to show up while manipulating image bounds, moving frames or selecting images in a poster.
– [NEW] A new sheet is shown after the poster has been rendered to let the user choose what to do with the rendered document. The options are ‘Send to iPhoto’, ‘Save to Disk’ and ‘Send via Mail’.
– [NEW] If you choose to mail you poster you now can specify the quality of the image to be send.
– [NEW] Improved rendering process feedback.

Find out more under:

http://zykloid.com/posterino