GraphicConverter

Licence: Shareware ($25)
Version 7.02 (build 108) | Release Date: 2010-11-23 | Download

New OSX-like GUI rewritten in Cocoa
see: http://www.lemkesoft.de/content/29/versionsuebersicht.html (german)

Version 7.3 | Release Date: 2010-07-03 | Download

http://www.lemkesoft.org/files/graphicconverter/notes/230.html

Version 6.6 | Release Date: 2009-12-04 | Download

New features:

two window alpha editing added (UB)
option to apply brightness/contrast to all frames of an animation added (UB)
support for GPS loggers without altitude value added (UB)
import and export of lossless JPEGs added (UB)
import of 12/16 bit medical JPEGs added (UB)
support for FITS files with short real precision added (UB)
convert&modify: split option added (UB)
convert&modify: conversion of MacRoman IPTC to ITF8 added (UB)
watch mode in convert&modify is remembered during relaunch (UB)
default frame for preview creation of movies can be defined (UB)
support for some dicom variants with lossless 12/16 bit jpeg compression added (UB)
support for many non-standard JPEG2000 variants added (UB)
batch action for white correction added (UB)

Updated features:

SmartCrashReporter replaced with an own crash reporting mechanism via normal e-mail (UB)
ExifTool updated to version 8.00 (UB)
PhotoRaw import updated (UB)
delete of files/folders uses now no longer the finder for better performance (UB)
changed format of desktop images to PNG (UB)
Bug fixes:
bug with preview display of images with less than 32 bits fixed (UB)
bug with "Create Preview" context menu fixed (UB)
bug in recent menus fixed (UB)
bug with non working cancel button during export of slideshow to movie fixed (UB)
possible bug in page range during printing of layouts fixed (UB)
bug in alpha channel decoding of some TIFFs fixed (UB)
bug in detection of printer color profiles fixed (UB)
bug with line feeds in copy and paste of iptc fixed (UB)
bug in .MDC import fixed (UB)
possible bug with undo of text layers fixed (UB)
possible crash upon import of files with corrupt color profiles fixed (UB)

Version 6.5.2 | Release Date: 2009-10-10 | Download
No changes specified
Version 6.5.1 | Release Date: 2009-08-23 | Download

New features:
Reopen command added (UB)

Bug fixes:
possible hang during usage of browser with temporary previews fixed (UB)

Version 6.4.1 | Release Date: 2009-04-24 | Download
No changes specified
Version 6.4 | Release Date: 2009-02-17 | Download

New features:
access to iPhoto albums added to the browser (UB); supports currently iPhoto libraries from iLife 08 and 09
GPS tab added to information window (UB)
support for additional images in XMP metadata added (they can be accessed with the context menu) (UB)
repeat effect added (UB)
SHS import added (UB)
remove blue function added (UB)
Updated features:
support for setting EXIF date from JPEG picture info added (UB)
rename with exif date works now with MOVs and AVIs
set IPTC from file supports now the copyright tag
clipboard support for PDF clippings added (UB)
PhotoRaw import updated
ExifTool updated (UB)
Bug fixes:
bug in setting IPTC data with AppleScript fixed (UB)
bug in DriMaker fixed (UB)
possible white screen during slideshow after hide/show fixed (UB)
OK&Again in crop for photo services adds now an index for double filenames (UB)
label and/or date change bugs after setting gps or lossless rotation with long filenames fixed (UB)
very chatty log to console fixed (UB)
localization bugs fixed
many minor bug fixes and little enhancements

Version 6.3 | Release Date: 2008-12-25 | Download
No changes specified
Version 6.2 | Release Date: 2008-09-09 | Download

New features
Geo menu added (UB only)
display of content of GPX files added (UB)
skp preview support added
support for third party QuickTime extensions added (like Perian) (UB)
DRIMaker added (UB)
IBL and QTL import and export added
Apple Touch Icon export added (only UB) (see http://www.ianhoar.com/2008/08/30/create-a-custom-iphone-icon-for-your-website/)
direct conversion of PhotoRAW to 16 bit TIFF added to convert & modify (UB)
direct conversion of PhotoRAW to OpenEXRadded to convert & modify (UB)
Updated features
search function improved (and / or)
clone stamp improved (UB)
catalog print can now print all pages of multipage documents as an option
wdp import improved (UB)
redraw speed improved (UB)
optional offset to set exif date added
Bug fixes
size of core image filter dialog reduced for smaller screens
icon creation bug from transparency fixed (UB)
bug in alias creation in find duplicates fixed
bug with sort folders fixed
possible crash in layout fixed (UB)
possible crash during e-mail of files with Apple Mail on 10.5 or later fixed
many other bug fixes and small enhancements

Version 6.1.2 | Release Date: 2008-07-15 | Download

Updated features
option to store JPEG EXIF record with exif data after exif directory added (required by some older php scripts) (UB)
option for quick preview testing added (UB)
Bug fixes
possible long delay during preview generation in the browser on PowerPC Macs fixed (UB)

Version 6.1 | Release Date: 2008-04-20 | Download

Version 6.1

* New features
o support for creation of 512×512 (10.5 only) and 256×256 icons added (UB only)
o external editor support added (UB)
o slideshow can display next image on second monitor (as an option, UB)
o geotagging with gpx files added (UB)
o JP2 export with alpha added
* Updated features
o alpha channel import from clippings added
o option for label display in browser added (UB)
o option for destination format during html catalog creation added
o core image filters can be applied to selections (UB)
o save for web shortcut added
o move folder option added
o crop ratio of image added
o option + tab key toggles preview mode in the browser (UB)
o trim option for alpha channel added
o catalog printing enhanced (more header and footer options)
o pipette can calculate a median color for a region (double click on the pipette tool icon)
o context menu can be installed flat or as submenu (UB on 10.5.x or later)
* Bug fixes
o unicode bug in keyword window in the browser fixed (UB)
o bug during vectorization fixed (UB)
o bug during batch removal of bad pixels fixed
o bug during saving drop list aliases fixed
o bug during saving a multipage tif to single page jpegs fixed
o count colors bug fixed (Intel UB)
o SUN export bug in intel version fixed (UB)
o display bug with shortcuts for label change in slideshow fixed
o operator bug with raw files fixed
o transparent or bug with antialias fixed (UB)
o scroll bug with really large images fixed (UB)
o many bug fixes and small enhancements

Version 6.0.3 | Release Date: 2007-12-21 | Download
  1. New features

* BSP import added (UB)

  1. Updated features

* file exclude options for browser extended

  1. Bug fixes

* bug in selection ratio menu fixed (Classic and X)
* bug with wrong default extension in save for web fixed (UB)
* possible crash upon opening incomplete TIFFs fixed (UB)
* bug in XWD import fixed (UB)
* possible crash upon launch with corrupted twain drivers fixed (UB)

* many other small enhancements and bug fixes

Version 6.0.2 | Release Date: 2007-11-22 | Download
No changes specified
Version 6.0 | Release Date: 2007-08-09 | Download

New features:
Dutch and Catalan localization added
lossless jpeg cropping added to convert & modify
optional footer to open images added (UB only)
save for web function added
polygon selection tool added
basic layer support added
set gps coordinates from Google Earth added
go to photo position in Google Earth added
rulers added
djvu import added with additional tool (UB only)
additional automator actions added
additional frames added (registered version only)
kdc import for X and UB version added
open exr import added (10.4.x)
some measure functions (line, rectangle, circle, mean) added to the measure tool
selection supports now an alpha channel (drag, copy, paste)
basic import of HD Photo (wdp) added (UB only)
new browser sort options added (sort from position and sort from position hexadeciaml)
paste into alpha channel added
enhance local contrast function added
option to displayed main image tiled (for pattern creation) added
browser support for copy/paste of files added
context menu entry to convert microsoft non standard captions to iptc added (JPEG submenu in the context menu of the browser)
compatible to Leopard beta

Updated features:
photoraw import improved
folder sorting context menu entry in the browser improved
eraser cursor improved (much better speed in UB version)
e-mail function to context menu in the droplist added
icns handling in the clipboard improved
aspect ratio menu improved
more subsampling options for jpeg format added
new image with transparent background option added
option to justify images in slideshow added
insert text batch improved
scrollwheel zoom inside slideshow works now centered to the current location
Spotlight search speeded up
errors upon command line tool calls are displayed
GraphicConverter can be called by command line to open a file
slideshow speeded up (new files are opened as separate thread)
rename does rename additional thm files, too (for AVI, CRW...)
crop applescript command added
blp support improved
option to define return/enter key behaviour added
rename option to reset index on folder change added

Bug fixes:
trim bug during printing fixed
resolution detection in pict on intel macs fixed
possible bug in batch rename preview fixed
bug in set file date to original date after conversion with long filenames fixed
bug in AppleScript with long filenames fixed
bug in undo after paster fixed
bug in multipage TIFF rotation fixed (UB)
bug in saving 16 bit PICTs on Intel Macs fixed (UB)
bug in lab import with bad profiles fixed
zoom behaviour improved (UB)
possible display bug upon opening actions fixed
bug in unix link support fixed
bug in split (name) fixed
file selection bug on Leopard fixed
many other bug fixes and improvements

Version 5.9.5 | Release Date: 2007-02-14 | Download

vnt import added
context menu entry to delete the maker notes added (browser)
shift key hides temporary the selection frame (UB)
dcf export to export submenu in the context menu added
import of JPEGs from PowerPoint files added
animation gif edititing improved
transfer iptc records works now for JPG, TIF and RAW
slideshow background music plays now without interrupts (UB)
more crop ratios added
JPEG2000 import can import the image downsampled if it is to large
winmail.dat import searches for all available jpegs in the archive
flatten alpha channel batch supports as input transparency, too
automatic mode in find double function offers options for optional automatic deletion
dds import improved (uncompressed support added)
browser e-mail feature can save the images to a folder on the desktop for webmail usage
set selection in browser applescript command added
bug in 16 bit bmp import on intel macs fixed (UB)
bug in grayscale ecw import fixed
incompatibility with Canon scanner drivers fixed
bug in mask saving of ico fixed; masked pixels should be black in the image
crash upon import of incomplete raw images fixed
many other small fixes and enhancements

Version 5.9.4 | Release Date: 2007-02-03 | Download

Version 5.9.4

* New features
o option to color text background added
o context menu item to change color of selection to grayscale added
o delete exif tags (with exclude list) context menu entry added
o .xmp file support added (metadata file from CS2 for RAWs)
o feathering effect added
o unskew function completly redesigned (UI and algorithm)
o make multiple copy context menu entry added (browser)
o ithmb import added
* Updated features
o thumbnail generation speed improved (UB)
o name of convert files subfolder is now defineable in the preferences
o scroll wheel during slideshow zooms
o option to jump automatically to next image after label/rating change in slideshow added
o sub html pages will use the defined title string
o option to embed iptc metadata into nef files added
o thumb size in level dialog increased
o 100% preview box remembers last position for images with identical size
o IPTC export (context menu in the browser) can export the exif width/height
o New image with clipboard... has radio buttons for width/height
o histogram displays color usage as percent
o shortcut for unsharp mask added
* Bug fixes
o delay in eraser fixed (UB)
o possible scroll bug on Mac OS X fixed
o bug in slideshow context menu call on folders fixed
o display bug in effect dialogs with zoom fixed
o possible crash upon launch in unregistered French version fixed
o GPS exif tag display bug in UB version on Intel fixed
o bug in 16 bit tiff file decompression with ZIP compression fixed
o bug in catalog printing with filenames without extension fixed (UB)
o bug in panning with space bar in UB version fixed
o threading issues fixed in UB version
o thumbnail update issue after insert profile fixed (UB)
o move error during slideshow of movies fixed
o many other bug fixes and improvements

Version 6.7.1 | Release Date: 2007-01-01 | Download

* New features:
o set file date from document name added to the context menu of the browser
o export movie to QuickTime movie added to the context menu of the image
o export image/movie to QuickTime movie added to convert&modify
o scale to 1080p command added
o support for import or larger tiffs improved
o support for reading creation date and gps info from MOVs from the iPhone 3gs added
o clipboard format selection dialog can be disabled in the prefs
* Updated features:
o drag and drop of a keyword from the keyword window starting with Copyright will be stored inside the IPTC copyright field
o change detection in IPTC dialog improved
o workaround for bug in XMP/EXIF reading of Adobe Photoshop added
o option gamma aware scaling added to batch scale command
* Bug fixes:
o bug during batch change of color profile with very large profiles fixed
o many little bug fixes and enhancements

Version 5.9.3 | Release Date: 2006-11-26 | Download

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Version 5.9.3 | Release Date: 2006-11-26 | Download
No changes specified
Version 5.8 | Release Date: 2006-02-21 | Download
No changes specified
Version 6.4 | Release Date: 2006-01-01 | Download
No changes specified