LumaBooth v.2.9

Stickers

Allow your guests to add stickers to their final print. Use the built-in stickers or upload your own. Settings > Stickers

Larger Sharing Icons

The sharing icons have been increased in size to allow for easier viewing. The countdown is now shown as a line at the top that will decrease as time counts down.

Split Survey Responses by Event

View survey responses by event or choose all to view responses from all events.

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New Templates

Our online store has two new Saint Patrick’s Day templates as well as 22 new templates for weddings, birthdays and formal events in both vertical and horizontal orientations.

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Bug Fixes and Tweaks

This update also:

  • Creates smoother boomerangs.
  • Fixes boomerangs appearing mirrored on sharing screen.
  • Adds scroll bar to multiple choice survey answers.
  • Fixes print dialog re-opening for certified AirPrint printers. Issue with dialog opening for non-certified printers such as Airkonv will be fixed by iOS 13.4.
  • Fixes virtual attendant custom selections getting erased when changing the virtual attendant style.

v2.9.1

  • Fix for stickers settings opening when locking from the start screen and other minor bug fixes.

v2.9.2

  • Speeds up boomerang processing speed.
  • Fixes print image not saving to image roll with stickers.
  • Fixes individual vertical photos uploaded to fotoshare.co sideways.

To update, open the app store on your iPad, search for LumaBooth, and download the latest update.

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dslrBooth for Windows v6.34

Beauty Filter

Have you ever wanted to apply a little bit of retouching to your photo booth photos to get faces looking flawless? You can now chose to automatically apply a beauty filter to smooth skin and remove blemishes. Adjust the amount of skin softening under Settings > Effects > Beauty Filter.

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Improved Green Screen & Green Screen Video

The green screen replacement is now much faster and uses less computer resources for better performance and quality. Additionally, you can now also replace green screen for video sessions.

Print Sharpening

Improve the sharpness of your final prints by having dslrBooth automatically sharpen final print files. You can adjust this under: Settings > Printing.
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Pre-filled SMS and Email

Email addresses and SMS numbers entered into survey questions will be pre-filled when Email or SMS is chosen on the sharing screen.

In Settings > Survey, choose Email or SMS type to set the fields to be reused under Settings, Sharing when sending Email or SMS.

Drag & Drop Improvements

You can now drag and drop photos into the start screen when select a template is turned on and multiple templates are enabled. You can also now process videos by dragging and dragging videos right into the start screen.

Longer Boomerangs

Boomerangs can now be up-to 3 seconds long. Settings > GIF and change the length slider.

Windows 7, 8, and 10 Support

As you probably have heard, Microsoft has ended support for Windows 7 as of January 14, 2020. Starting with this release, dslrBooth will now only support Windows 10. This will allow us to take advantage of the latest technologies and to take advantage of performance improvements only available on Windows 10.

For more information, see this Microsoft help article.

New Templates

Our online store has 22 new templates in both vertical and horizontal orientations.Templates new for blog post 6.34
Bug Fixes and Tweaks

This updates also:

  • Adds support for the Microsoft Surface Pro 7 webcam.
  • Lowers CPU and memory usage to make dslrBooth more stable and responsive.
  • Improves green screen quality on final print when the photo placeholder is a different aspect ratio than the photo.
  • Improves formatting for Hebrew language and other non-English languages in survey results.
  • Allows customizing of text for Facebook yes and no buttons.
  • Allows customizing of  Choose a Background text color when selecting a background for green screen on the start screen.
  • Fixes virtual attendant replaying same clip for after capture instead of other files.
  • Fixes email textbox being covered on sharing screen on lower resolution screens.
  • Fixes QR code causing 2×6 strips not to print.
  • Fixes GIFs uploading to incorrect event if a new event is started before the GIFs have uploaded.
  • Fixes GIF not using all of the overlays.
  • Fixes template layers showing as hidden.
  • Fixes crop live view causing black screen after photo is taken.
  • Fixes cancelled photos sometimes not getting deleted from originals folder.
  • Fixes manually checking for update not working when app is set to start in fullscreen.

v6.34.022

  • Fixes for green screen issues.

LumaShare v3.1

Updated Main Screen

The main guest screen now displays more thumbnails to allow for easier scrolling through sessions.
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Export Shares

You can now export completed and pending shares to a CSV file including guests’ email addresses, phone numbers, and other sharing types. Settings > Sharing Status > Export.
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Print Pop-up

The print pop-up now displays a + and – sign to make it easier to change the number of copies.
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Next and Back Buttons

Next and back buttons have been added to the full screen view to view other photos/videos from the same session.
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This update also includes:

  • Adds new animations when transitioning across different screens.
  • Adds a progress bar as a visual indicator so guests know how much time they have left to share their photos. The timer is restarted with every sharing action.

dslrBooth for Mac v3.9

Support for Canon cameras on MAC OS X 10.15.2

OS X 10.15.2 has broken communication with Canon cameras, this release fixes this issue and Canon cameras once again work with dslrBooth.

Updated Design

The sharing screen now has a new improved design. The sharing buttons may also be placed on the bottom rather than the right side.
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Bug Fixes and Tweaks

This update:

  • Fixes UI issue when user has a large number of facebook pages.
  • Fixes crash when user does not select a facebook album.

 

LumaBooth v.2.8

Sharing Status Improvements

You can now export shares outside of the app including phone numbers, emails that shares were sent to.

The sharing status details now takes up the full width of the screen to show more information.

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Share Single Photos Using LumaShare

When using LumaShare, you can now share the individual photos as well.

Overlay Size Warning

When choosing an overlay, if it is an incorrect size, a warning will appear with correct size of the overlay.

Printing Notification

There is now a new customizable printing notification after guest chooses to print. The word printing can be modified under Settings, Printing.

Multiple Licenses

If you are running more than two booths using LumaBooth, you now have the option to purchase additional licenses at fotoShare Cloud.

 Bug Fixes and Tweaks

This update also:

  • Fixes blurry thumbnails on the LumaShare app.
  • Fixes boomerang crashing for specific iPad models.
  • Fixes videos recording without audio on specific iPad models.
  • Fixes rare sharing issue where shares were not sent if there was an issue with a previous share.
  • Automatically reconnects to previously configured DNP printer when the app starts.
  • Properly resets white balance when using manual camera settings.
  • With iOS 13, Apple modified the AirDrop function. Please see our support article how-to optimize AirDrop sharing.

dslrBooth for Mac v3.8

Support for MAC OS 10.15 Catalina

With this release, dslrBooth fully supports the newest MAC OS X Catalina (10.15).

Updated Design

The sharing, disclaimer and survey screens have been redesigned to match the rest of the dslrBooth sleek grey design.

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Dark Mode

dslrBooth will work with OS X’s new dark mode.

Newly Supported Canon Cameras

  • EOS M6 Mark II / EOS 90D
  • PowerShot G7X Mark III / PowerShot G5X Mark II
  • EOS SL3
  • EOS RP
  • PowerShot SX70 HS
  • EOS R

Bug Fixes and Tweaks

This update:

  • Fixes malicious software notice when using MAC OS X Catalina (10.15).
  • Updates thumbnail size to allow clear thumbnails when using LumaShare app.
  • Updates Tools section to now include Slideshow and Image Directory.

v3.8.2

  • Fixes issue with facebook sharing with missing files.

 

 

dslrBooth for Windows v5.32

Redesigned number of prints

Based on user feedback, guests can now choose the number of prints using + and – buttons instead of the previous dropdown.

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Redesign Digital Props (Stickers) for mirror booths

The digital prop screen has been redesigned to be easier to access on mirror booths.

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Memory Usage Improvements

Decreases memory usage after 1800+ sessions. Improve loading speed of browse screen. Improve green screen performance.

Turn off GIF generation in photo sessions

You can now turn off GIF generation for photo sessions. Settings, Display, Booth Mode, Photo, Create GIF with photos.

Bug Fixes and Tweaks

This update also:

  • Fixes cropping during countdown with green screen on.
  • Improves final print quality when template has a cropped photo with different aspect ratio than the captured photo.
  • Fixes crashes when some special characters were entered in event name.
  • Adds shadow behind sharing button text so it’s easier to see.
  • Fixes very large GIFs not sending over e-mail.
  • Fixes Facebook page login issues with some Facebook accounts on Windows 10.
  • Fixes effects not staying deselected under settings.
  • Adds the option to use built-in keyboard on Windows 10. Settings, General, Options, Virtual Keyboard. Only select this option if Windows 10 keyboard does not display using the first two options.

v5.32.1106.1

  • Fixes photo button appearing when only photo session is select with GIF option checked. Now photo button will not appear and will only appear if multiple booth modes are checked.

5.32.1113.2

  • Fixes digital props scrollbar sometimes not appearing when in vertical orientation.
  • Fixes browse button not appearing on start screen when only 1 booth mode is enabled.

v5.32.1115.1

  • Fixes digital props issue with multiple photos where placeholder size in template was the same size.

LumaBooth v2.7

Square GIFs and Boomerangs

You can now capture square GIFs and Boomerangs (Settings, Capture, Gif/Boomerang, Rectangle/Square). During the countdown preview, guests will see a square preview so they know how to position themselves.

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Crop liveview to match photo placeholder size

During the countdown preview, guests will now see a  black overlay over parts of the photo that will not be used in the template so they know how to position themselves.

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Bug Fixes & Tweaks

This update also:

  • Sorts events in event list by date created.
  • Fixes UI issues with iPad OS (iOS 13).
  • Fixes import template issues in iOS 13.
  • Fixes boomerang crashes on some iPads.
  • Fix multiple prints when using DNP WPS Pro.
  • Supports the latest LumaShare version.
  • Has a redesigned user interface for choosing a green screen background which now appears after the session type is chosen by the guest.

 

LumaShare (formerly fotoShare) app update 3.0

New Redesigned App

The fotoShare iPad app has been renamed to LumaShare to avoid confusion with the fotoShare Cloud hosting service. If you haven’t used the app before, LumaShare runs on an iPad and is a companion to both dslrBooth and LumaBooth. It lets your guests go back and view all photos, prints, GIFs, boomerangs, and videos from the booth and share them or print them. The entire app has been redesigned with a sleek new interface and guest-facing screens are customizable.

Group Session Items

Items of the same session will now be grouped together provided the latest version of dslrBooth or LumaBooth is used. On the main screen, guests can choose their session which will include their photos, prints, GIFs, boomerangs and videos.

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Share Multiple Items

Once a guest chooses a session, they can share multiple items at the same time over email, sms, twitter, airdrop or print.

Survey

You can now have guests answer optional or required survey questions that will appear before their photos can be shared or printed. This can be used for asking for data collection or for complying with local data protection laws.
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Set Max Prints

You can set the max number of prints per session or max number of prints per event to limit the amount of prints chosen by your guests.

 

Bug Fixes & Tweaks

This update also:

  • Fully supports iOS 13.
  • Supports larger screens.
  • Fixes blocked emails when sharing to yahoo email addresses.
  • Allows admin to set whether boomerangs can be shared or not.

v3.0.1

  • Improves overall stability and performance.

v3.0.2

  • Fixes printing of individual photos.
  • Fixes disclaimer agree button if theme color is white.
  • Fixes disclaimer warning if guest doesn’t agree to disclaimer.
  • Removes printing of multiple copies. Feature will be added back at a later date.

dslrBooth for Windows v5.31

dslrBooth in New Languages

dslrBooth has been fully translated into five new languages. The new languages are Spanish, German, French, Italian and Portuguese (Brazil). To change the language settings go to Settings > Language. Languages

Updated Sharing Screen

Based on user feedback, the sharing screen has been updated with a new Done button located in the top right of the screen allowing easy access. We have added a progress bar at the top of the screen to show the amount of time left before the sharing screen advances.

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Newly Supported Cameras

  • Canon EOS M6 Mark II
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • PowerShot G7X Mark III
  • PowerShot G5X Mark II

Bug Fixes and Tweaks

  • Fix for fotoShare iPad app not connecting if PC connects to Wifi after dslrBooth has started.
  • Fix for event name missing from browse gallery.
  • Fix for software not using all Before Capture animations.
  • Fix for videos over 6MB not sending as attachments.
  • Fix for QR code not showing on 2×6 prints.
  • Fix for Booth Copilot stats not updating if printer was uninstalled.
  • Fix boomerangs/GIFs sometimes not uploading to Twitter.
  • Fix for crop live with Say Cheese image resulting in dark preview.
  • Memory optimizations when running dslrBooth for several days/weeks.

v5.31.1003.1

  • Fixes keyboard appearing when sending SMS with Windows 1903.
  • Fixes German translation on registration window.
  • Fixes invalid phone number Twilio error message.
  • Fixes rare crash on sharing screen when touching photos thumbnail.
  • Improves connectivity to LumaShare iPad app (old fotoShare iPad app) when changing to an older event while connected.

v5.31.1004.1

  • Fixes the size of the print button if text labels are turned of on the sharing screen.
  • Fixes browsing to choose an image for the lock screen background.
  • Adds support for the latest LumaShare iPad app (formerly fotoShare for iPad).