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5 September 2017: DSLR Remote Pro v3.7.3 released

Power zoom

This release adds support for the Canon PZ-E1 power zoom adapter to give full remote control over optical zoom when using a compatible camera and Canon EF-S 18-135mm 1:3.5-5.6 IS USM zoom lens. Remote control of zoom is available when using live view for tethered shooting or when running a photo booth.
Compatible cameras: Canon EOS 80D, Canon EOS 77D, Canon EOS 800D/Rebel T7i, Canon EOS 200D/Rebel SL2

This release also includes the following changes:

  • User survey data can now be used to specify the download folder. This means that photos can be downloaded to different folders depending on responses to the survey questions e.g. if the user agrees to allow their photos to be shared the photos can be downloaded to a public folder.
  • Added the option to disable or enable user survey data (in the "Touchscreen Settings" dialog)
  • Added {random,x,y} token. This provides additional flexibility for random selections e.g. randomly selecting a profile or randomly displaying "winner" on prints
  • Added touchscreen actions to run a script with or without password protection
  • Fixed a problem identifying the Kiss X9 (aka Rebel SL2/EOS 200D)
  • Fixed a problem with animated GIFs not being saved in video booth mode if the PhotoboothSuppressXml option is selected

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


21 August 2017: BreezeBrowser Pro v1.9.8.10 released

This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Added support for Canon EOS 77D, Canon EOS 800D/Rebel T7i and Canon EOS 200D/Rebel SL2 raw conversion, shooting data and focus point overlay display
  • Added optional scaling of the toolbar when running on high DPI displays (available using BBUtil)
  • Fixed a problem viewing raw files from Olympus Tough TG-5

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the 18 months.


8 August 2017: DSLR Remote Pro Multi-Camera v1.9.4 released

200D/Rebel SL2 camera array

This release adds support for the Canon EOS 200D/Canon Rebel SL2 and some additional checks when using the "Setup for Multi-Camera Animator..." option.

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


7 August 2017: DSLR Remote Pro v3.7.2 released

200D/Rebel SL2

This release adds support for the new Canon Rebel SL2/EOS 200D and includes the following changes:

  • adds new event information which can be shared with other applications (e.g. Hotfolder Prints and its associated utilities)
  • adds new touchscreen options for randomly loading profiles e.g. load random profile in the range 3 to 10 with the option to start the countdown after loading the profile
  • animated GIFs can now be displayed in the confirm_printing.jpg and share.jpg screens
  • fixes a problem with cropping when saving a copy of processed photos and a problem saving copies of green screen images when the transparent option is selected and B&W tinted mode is selected

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


24 July 2017: Hotfolder Prints v1.6 released

This release adds a SmugMug upload utility for automatically uploading JPEG images, animated GIFs and movie files to your SmugMug account.

The Breeze Viewer slideshow software now supports the display of animated GIFs and adds a new "mosaic with flip" slideshow transition

The Instagram Hashtag Monitor has been updated to fix problems caused by changes to the way Instagram works

Hotfolder Prints can now process PNG images as well as JPEG images.

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


24 July 2017: DSLR Remote Pro v3.7.2 beta 1 released

This beta release includes the following enhancements:

  • adds new event information which can be shared with other applications (e.g. Hotfolder Prints and its associated utilities)
  • adds new touchscreen options for randomly loading profiles e.g. load random profile in the range 3 to 10 with the option to start the countdown after loading the profile
  • animated GIFs can now be displayed in the confirm_printing.jpg and share.jpg screens

This release also fixes a problem with cropping when saving a copy of processed photos and a problem saving copies of green screen images when the transparent option is selected and B&W tinted mode is selected.

The full release should be available in August and will add support for the new Canon Rebel SL2/EOS 200D. The release date will depend on when Canon release an SDK for the new camera.

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.
Download DSLR Remote Pro v3.7.2 beta 1


29 June 2017: DSLR Remote Pro Multi-Camera v1.9.3 released

This release adds auto alignment to the Multi-Camera Animator to make it quicker to setup a multi-camera rig. Please see the Multi-Camera Animator page for more information.

This release also adds support for the Canon EOS 77D and Canon EOS 800D/Rebel T7i and uses a new program installer to fix problems installing the software on large hard disks.

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


29 June 2017: Downloader Pro v2.4.1 released

This release adds support for download images via USB from the Canon EOS 77D, Canon EOS 800D/Rebel T7i, Canon EOS 1300D/Rebel T6, Canon EOS 5D Mark IV and Canon EOS-1D X Mark II.

It also includes better support for high DPI screens and uses a new program installer to fix problems installing the software on large hard disks.

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last 18 months.


28 June 2017: DSLR Remote Pro v3.7.1.2 released

This release adds the option to save a copy of processed photos (e.g. after being rotated, cropped, digitally zoomed, converted to B&W etc.)

This release fixes the following issues relating to animated GIF creation:

  • Fixed a problem with animated GIFs hanging in video booth mode if the GIF is rejected too soon after capture
  • Fixed a problem with the last frame of an animated GIF captured in stills photo booth mode being displayed for only 1/25 sec
  • Fixed a problem with the playback speed of MP4 copies of animated GIFs captured in photo booth mode when the number of backgrounds/overlays is set to more than 1

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


28 June 2017: Flip Book Photobooth v1.7 released

This release adds support for the Canon EOS 77D and Canon EOS 800D/Rebel T7i.

This release also includes the following enhancements:

  • Added optional overlay images for each flip book page
  • Added optional cover image for the first page of the flip book
  • Added auto playback option after capturing the clip
  • Live view images can now be cropped top and bottom as well as left and right
  • Reduced the delay before displaying live view when the camera's video mode is selected
  • Fixed a problem where loading saved settings could cause the software to crash

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


15 June 2017: DSLR Remote Pro v3.7.1.1 released

This maintenance release removes a debug message which was accidentally left in v3.7.1

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


12 June 2017: DSLR Remote Pro v3.7.1 released

This release adds support for the new Canon EOS 77D and Canon EOS 800D/Rebel T7i cameras. Both cameras have Canon's excellent dual pixel auto focus in live view which can be used with face detect in DSLR Remote Pro's photo booth mode. The Canon EOS 800D/Rebel T7i is currently the cheapest model in Canon's range to feature dual pixel auto focus in live view.

This release also adds a user survey option at the start of the shooting photo booth sequence. Up to 10 survey screens can be displayed and these can be used to gather information such as names, email addresses and user consent via text input and checkboxes. The information entered by the user be included on the final prints and is also saved to the photo booth XML summary file that is written after taking the photos.

Animated GIF capture in video booth mode now supports "stop video capture" via a touchscreen action or keyboard shortcut (End key). This is useful for applications such as capturing boomerang GIFs using a curved video slider. A limit switch can be added to the end of the slider and set up to send an End key press to DSLR Remote Pro so that it stops capture when the slider reaches the end of its travel. This makes it much easier for unskilled operators to capture great boomerang GIFs with a slider.

Summary of changes in this release:

  • Added support for the Canon EOS 77D and Canon EOS 800D/Rebel T7i
  • Added a user survey option to capture text and checkbox responses from users in photo booth mode
  • Speeded up MP4 and animated GIF processing when creating animated GIFs in video booth mode
  • {filename} and {filenameNoExt} tokens can now be used in email, text and Twitter messages
  • Improved handling of display scaling on high DPI screens
  • Added "Save Photobooth Settings" option to the File menu to save all the photo booth related settings to file
  • Animated GIF capture in video booth mode now supports "stop video capture" to create shorter clips
  • Updated Facebook uploader to fix problems caused by the way Facebook handles cookies that affected Facebook uploads on some computers
  • Fixed a problem when using PNG overlay images that are too small which could cause the software to crash
  • Fixed a problem with the optional ready overlay appearing in the reprint selection screen

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


17 May 2017: Webcam Photobooth v2.4 released

This release adds support for displaying an animated GIF in photo booth screens. This makes it possible to animate buttons etc. and to place these animations over the live view display:
animated start button

Animated GIFs can also be used for the countdown and be placed over the live view display if required:
animated countdown

The ready screen can now display an optional overlay making it much simpler to display buttons and text over the live view display in the ready screen.

6 new "Instagram" style filters are available and are previewed in real time in the live view display. The built in filters can be replaced with user defined filters if required.

Filter 1
Filter 2
Filter 3

Filter 4
Filter 5
Filter 6

Summary of changes in this release:

  • Added support for displaying an animated GIF in photo booth screens
  • Animated countdowns can now use an animated GIF which can be displayed over the live view display
  • Ready screen can now display an optional overlay (ready_overlay.png)
  • Added new Instagram style filters in photo booth mode
  • Photo booth setup wizard enhanced to support choosing the number of copies to print in the print confirmation screen and the creation of 'boomerang' animated GIFs
  • Optional tags added to the XML settings format to allow advanced users to create location independent settings files to make it easier to share settings on different photo booths
  • Fixed a problem with Facebook users not being logged out after uploading photos
  • Added support for drawing on or signing the print layout before printing or sharing
  • Added support for modifying photos before printing e.g. using Adobe Photoshop droplets
  • Live view cropping now supports vertical "letter box" style cropping in addition to horizontal cropping
  • New touchscreen actions added for increasing or decreasing the number of copies to print in the print confirmation screen. The print confirmation screen now uses different backgrounds according to the number of copies e.g. confirm_printing_1.jpg, confirm_printing_2.jpg etc.
  • The number of touchscreen actions has been increased from 18 to 45
  • Now uses unicode for improved support for different languages
  • Added a "DPI aware" display option when running on high DPI screens

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


7 March 2017: DSLR Remote Pro Multi-Camera v1.9.2 released

This release enhances the Multi-Camera Animator to make it much easier and faster to align the cameras. Simply use the mouse to click on the center reference to center the photo and then left click on the lower or upper reference to rotate the photo. Then fine tune the alignment using the cursor keys.

The Multi-Camera Animator also has additional error checking to help ensure the correct settings are used in DSLR Remote Pro Multi-Camera. An option to automatically check or setup the settings for use with the Multi-Camera Animator has been added to DSLR Remote Pro Multi-Camera.


Example of an animated GIF created using the new Multi-Camera Animator
and DSLR Remote Pro Multi-Camera with 5 cameras

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


21 February 2017: DSLR Remote Pro v3.7 released

This release adds support for displaying an animated GIF in photo booth screens. This makes it possible to animate buttons etc. and to place these animations over the live view display:
animated start button

Animated GIFs can also be used for the countdown and be placed over the live view display if required:
animated countdown

The ready screen can now display an optional overlay making it much simpler to display buttons and text over the live view display in the ready screen.

6 new "Instagram" style filters are available and are previewed in real time in the live view display. The built in filters can be replaced with user defined filters if required.

Filter 1
Filter 2
Filter 3

Filter 4
Filter 5
Filter 6

Capturing animated GIFs in video booth mode has been enhanced to support capture with the camera in photo mode with the ability to crop the live view display, display overlays and to use color, B&W, sepia or the new Instagram style filters.

The photo booth setup wizard has been enhanced to include 'boomerang' animated GIFs and to allow the number of copies to be selected in the print confirmation screen.

Displaying the live view mirrored and the preview after each photo unmirrored can confuse some users and so a new option to mirror the previews has been added. Also added in this release is the option to mirror photos in prints and animated GIFs. This is useful if users are writing words in light painting and other set ups because it means they don't have to write in reverse.

The default profile can be set to randomly select a profile after each set of photos. Uses include randomly selecting green screen backgrounds or randomly displaying different sets of animations in a "magic" mirror photo booth.

The camera settings dialog now has the option to take test photos using the current settings for each bank and can be displayed using a photo booth shortcut button. This makes it easier for operators to adjust camera settings when setting up a photo booth.

There a number of enhancements to the XML settings files to allow advanced users to create location independent settings so that it is easier to share settings on different photo booths. The settings files can also be used to setup profiles and the photo booth shortcut buttons.

This release also fixes a problem animating the GIF_processing.jpg screen and a problem with Facebook users not being logged out after uploading photos.

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


13 February 2017: Breeze Kiosk v1.4.2 released

Maintenance release which fixes a problem with a blank image being displayed in the slideshow when a JPEG follows an animated GIF.

The Facebook upload utility (FBUploader.exe) has also been updated to fix a problem which caused the last user to remain logged in to Facebook.

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


10 January 2017: Breeze Kiosk v1.4.1 released

This is a minor update that fixes a problem with the option to specify which file types (JPEG, GIF or movie files) to display and with images not being deleted when using the scan subfolders option.

It also adds the ability to ask the user to enter their email address before printing their photos.
The fade and dissolve slideshow transitions have been improved when displaying animated GIFs.

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the last year.


10 January 2017: BreezeBrowser Pro v1.9.8.9 released

This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Added support for Canon EOS 5D Mark IV raw conversion, shooting data and focus point overlay display
  • Added support for viewing animated GIFs to BreezeViewer slideshow utility
  • Fixed a problem viewing large JPEG previews from Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II raw files
  • Uses a new program installer to allow BreezeBrowser Pro to be installed on systems with large hard drives

This release is a free upgrade for all registered users who purchased a license within the 18 months.


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