dslrBooth for Windows v5.11.0209 – Mirror Booth + Template Editor Redesign

This release was entirely based on our most requested customer requests. As always, we would love to hear from you on how we can grow and improve dslrbooth.

Mirror Booth Features:

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  • Added Virtual Attendant feature to allow for adding animations at the start screen, before capture, after capture, during processing, after processing, and at end of session. mp4 video files and/or mp3 files can be played. For before capture and after capture, multiple files can be played and one will play at random until all files are played.

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  • Added 10 High Definition video animations with white background. Additional animations can be purchased from our online store.
  • Added signature option to allow guests to sign on a touch screen or with a mouse. Signature is then added to the template at any location and size. To enable this feature, go to Template Editor, Add User Data, Options Panel, Change Date to Signature.

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New GIF Features

  • Up-to 12 unique photos can be added to a template instead of 4.
  • GIF have a boomerang option where they can play forward then reverse and repeat (Settings, GIF).
  • GIFs can be saved to a larger size for a higher quality version.
  • GIFs can be saved and shared to instagram from e-mail.

Template Editor

We have overhauled template editor UI and added new functionality:

  • Redesigned user interface for improved usability and design.
  • Multi-select elements using SHIFT + mouse select or in Layers sub-panel.
  • Move, align, distribute, and duplicate multiple elements.
  • Add additional shapes to template.
  • Improved way of selecting template size, background and element colors.
  • Font preview in font dropdown.

Other Features and Fixes

  • Faster start-up and capture with webcams.
  • Support for Nikon D3400.
  • Fix sharing issues with Facebook.
  • Fix sharing with VK.com.
  • Improve e-mail sending through firewalls.
  • Improvements for Canon liveview and capture.
  • More informative message for firewall issues.
  • Support printing from upcoming version of fotoShare.

LumaBooth 1.3 Released

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  • Added four new themes with beautiful gradients fitting for any event.
  • Transparent GIF overlays can be added to every frame of your GIFs.
  • Added option to create GIF Boomerang that plays forwards then in reverse and repeats.
  • Added option to change GIF speed.
  • Setup app to auto-print every session under Settings > Prints > Auto Print.
  • Configure Air Print compatible printer under Settings and remove dialog when clicking print button.
  • Images are no longer in app’s directory but only in the Photo Library.
  • Add notification when iPad storage is almost full.
  • Track Facebook and Twitter shares at fotoshare.co admin site.
  • Add vertical camera photos as well in the Print Layout Editor.

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dslrBooth for Mac v2.5

New changes:

  • UI Improvements for countdown.
  • Option to set image to display before photo is captured.
  • Support for Hot Folder for cameras other than Canon/Nikon.
  • Set thumbnail location to top/left/right/bottom.
  • New Timers: Duration before first photo and Time to display Photo after capture.
  • Compatibility with OS X Sierra.
  • Support Canon Mark IV.
  • Minor bug fixes.

LumaBooth Professional Photo Booth App for iPad Released

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We are happy to announce the release of LumaBooth, our professional photo booth app for the iPad. LumaBooth puts you in complete control with fully manual control of the built-in cameras for consistent and high quality photos and prints. LumaBooth includes many of dslrBooth’s powerful features such as customizable templates, generating animated GIFs, and sharing to e-mail, sms, facebook, and twitter. You can also print to both Airprint and legacy desktop or professional printers.

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dslrBooth for Windows v5.9

New features in this release:

  • Added optional disclaimer that guests must agree to (Settings, General, Disclaimer. Button text can be changed under Settings, Display, Text).
  • Added setting to adjust print margins and scale (Settings, Printing).
  • Added British and German prompts with male and female voices (Settings, Sounds).
  • Added Setting to select webcam quality and frame-rate (Camera, Webcam Resolution).
  • Add video thumbnails to browse view.
  • UI improvements to sharing screen.
  • Disable print button for 3 seconds to avoid accidental multiple clicks.
  • Modify attachments so they cannot be incorrectly cached by mobile email clients.
  • Fix for detection of Nikon D3000 and D3100.
  • Fix selection of live view key color.
  • Move facebook approval window lower on screen so guest can see the print before approving.
  • Make facebook guest login window taller to accommodate cookie notice.
  • Add lock/unlock and browse buttons to video start screen.
  • Lower CPU Usage for Sony cameras.
  • Fix for Sony cameras not getting detected with multiple network cards.
  • Properly relate shares to online image at fotoshare.co admin.
  • Improve quality of test photo on green screen settings screen.
  • Better handling of Canon busy errors. Also added option to delay triggering camera at the end of live view to avoid Canon busy error (Settings, Camera, Canon Delay Capture).

To update, go to Help, Check for updates or download the latest from http://dslrbooth.com/download.

dslrBooth for Mac v2.4.1

New Features:

  • Compatibility with OS X Sierra (10.12). Note that Nikon cameras need to be restarted after opening up dslrBooth. This is a bug that we’re working with Apple on resolving on their end.
  • Apply filters (effects) to all photos with user having option to select a filter or to apply automatically. You can enable this under: Preferences > Effects.
  • You can now use external webcams such as Logitech C920 for more flexibility.

dslrBooth for Windows v5.8.45

New features in this release:

  • The large majority of webcams are now supported. This allows you to use the built-in or an external webcam as a primary or backup camera giving you more flexibility when running your photo booth events. This option is enabled for everyone but can be disabled under Settings > Options > Enable Webcams.
  • Updates to handle changes introduced with Windows 10 Anniversary edition relating to full screen mode, swiping from edge of screen and displaying the Windows virtual keyboard. We recommend not running dslrBooth in Tablet Mode but it’ll work in Tablet Mode as well.
  • On higher-end computers, Live view frame-rate has been optimized to be to twice as fast.
  • Remove restriction that turned off live view after 5 minutes and restart live view if it’s turned off by the camera.
  • At end of countdown, White screen or Say Cheese image now shows a bit earlier than before to give time for guests to react.
  • Fix GIF generation in some rare cases where it was not generated.
  • App size is now 5MB less!

To update, connect to the internet, start dslrBooth, click on Help, Check For Updates.

dslrBooth for Windows v5.7.31

New features in this release:

  • Add survey answers and image data such as date and filename to prints. Template Editor, Add Image Data.
  • Set GIF animation speed. Settings, GIF, Delay Between Frames
  • Drag and drop multiple GIF overlays.
  • Set opacity for home screen unlock button under Settings, Display, Start Screen, Unlock Button.
  • Set transparent window for facebook page approval window.
  • Fix for some Canon cameras randomly disconnecting/freezing on capture screen.
  • Fix Template Editor test print for 2×6 2 per page.
  • Fix for recording video with specific Canon camera models.
  • Display effects window on same monitor as main window.
  • Fix for photo/video clipping on narrow screens.