Version 8.2.44

Changes:

  • Added support for macOS 10.15 Catalina
  • Added color adjustments for OpenGL for the Image Browser

 

Version 8.2.43

Changes:

  • Fixed a distortion that could occur in Gallery Designer’s Actual Size View

 

Version 8.2.42

Changes and Additions:

  • Added “Design Library –> Download Magazine Designs” menu option
  • Added “File –> New Subproject –> Studio Magazine” menu option
  • Changed Actual Size View to display proxies instead of loading full resolution images
  • Corrected a crash when importing a folder of images where at least one item in the folder couldn’t be read due to permissions settings
  • Added feedback about which mode is now on when toggling speed vs color corrected
  • Corrected Illustrated covers exporting as PNGs for Design Proofer
  • Added feedback for the remaining view menu toggles, with the exception of guides and grid options
  • Fixed a crash from using Image Finder to move images from one project to another with no project open
  • Corrected multiple drops onto a canvas all undoing as a single step
  • Corrected inconsistency with the way some color block sizes were calculated
  • Fixed “export images for retouching” missing changes made since the last save
  • Corrected PNGs from design sets not being able to be deleted even when design sets have been deleted
  • Fixed image browser multi-compare view X buttons not deselecting items in the image well

 

Version 8.2.36 

Changes and Additions:

  • Added new Studio Magazine designs
  • Corrected textures in OpenGL enabled client view
  • Corrected blank dashboard upon startup
  • Corrected Design Library previews

 

Version 8.2.33

Changes and Additions:

  • Enabled OpenGL rendering for the client view/image browser window
  • Added “Import Design Set” option to the Design Library menu
  • Added thumbnail scale slider and +/- thumbnail scale hotkeys to the image browser grid view

 

Version 8.2.29

Changes and Additions:

  • Added notification regarding spanning over center line for magazines
  • Fixed Shift+D shortcut interference with typing on Windows
  • Corrected a visual issue with swapping images on Windows

 

Version 8.2.24

Changes and Additions:

  • Improved performance for larger projects, especially in Image Browser window (PC)
  • Added logic to clear image well filters when changing projects
  • Corrected background images not allowing crop adjusting
  • Fixed Auto Design with too few images misbehavior
  • Corrected logic allowing images being used as “other” in client order to be removed from project
  • Corrected cut line guides for covers overlapping in the corners
  • Fixed Graphi cut lines not displaying after placing a Direct order
  • Fixed a crash on export to PSD with a design that has empty placeholders
  • Corrected crashes around undoing cache
  • Prevented further crashing when a .fsd-journal file is opened rather than a .fsd
  • Corrected thicker stroke curving at the corners on Windows

 

Version 8.2.20

Changes and Additions:

  • Added a new Studio Magazine wizard and a number of stock studio magazine design templates
  • Added studio management XML and studio worksheet text file export options for client orders
  • Updated the image browser/client window’s “AB View” with a more flexible, up to 12x multi-compare view
  • Added line and letter spacing options for text on albums, canvases, and cards
  • Added corner rounding/circle support to drop zones and color blocks
  • Added a selection of preset fonts that now come packaged with the software
  • Added box-selection to select multiple design elements at once on albums, canvases, and cards
  • Added keylines for color blocks
  • Added the ability to set the exact size of color blocks
  • Added +/- buttons to many sliders throughout the program that allow nudging values up and down incrementally
  • Added the ability to duplicate cards and gallery designer walls
  • Added Graphi Megamats as a stock frame option in Gallery Designer
  • Added background color support to card design templates
  • Added support for larger card sizes to Card Designer
  • Increased the quality of rendering for Gallery Designer’s “Actual Size View”
  • Added an Export to Web PDF option to Album Builder
  • Added the option to export images into AdobeRGB in the export options for Gallery Designer
  • Changed the name of Gallery Designer’s “Export for Web” option to “Export Wall Preview” and increased the size of that option’s exports to 3000px across
  • Many more bug fixes, minor text changes, and stability and performance improvements
 

Version 8.1.30 

Changes and Additions:

  • Synchronized film strip selections across the application
  • Added option to toggle midline in Album Builder
  • Added opacity, flip and zoom support to patterns
  • Added support for the “n” hotkey to toggle file names to the Image Browser windo
  • Fixed graphics, text and color blocks not rendering in PSD export
  • Added logic to attempt to copy read-only project files into read-write files
  • Added toggle full res filmstrip view option to the menu
  • Added ability to right click on a canvas to make it the background image
  • Corrected external editor selection issue on Windows
  • Fixed very small rotation amounts not applying in export
  • Fixed most common crash case where image proxy data is missing from original image

 

Version 8.1.20

Additions:

  • MyFundy account management dashboard
  • Ability to Auto Design by filename
  • Support for multi-song slideshows
  • Support for gridlines
  • Project paths and missing project files on startup
  • Center fold indication in Album Builder
  • Installer for both Windows and Mac
  • Implicit guides for Gallery Designer to support snapping to center
  • Support for Miller’s Illustrated Covers
  • New Gallery Designer Frames from Design Aglow
  • Support for Adobe RGB exports from Card Designer
  • Metadata to exports that indicates the images were processed by Fundy Designer
  • Control/Command+arrow hotkeys for nudging canvases in Gallery Designer
  • Cosmetic drag handle to Drop Zone and wall art, for ease of moving
  • Informative pop up when selecting matted albums with special constraints
  • Ability to drag graphics partially outside the bounds of the canvas
  • Ability to import custom patterns
  • Ability to rotate graphics in 90 degree increments
  • Flip and image opacity options to PNGs
  • Ability to delete multiple graphics and frames at once
  • Ability to delete default frames
  • Graphics preview on first time run to verify that fast rendering will work properly
  • Option to change the default size of proxy images for newly imported images
  • Contextual menu and hotkey delete support to text and color blocks
  • Ability to hide the credit line in client order
  • Ability to flip color blocks and text horizontally
  • Hotkey “S” for toggling sizes on/off in Gallery Designer
  • Support for Fundy Suite in Mac OS Mojave (does not apply to V6)
  • Minimum and maximum sizes for cards
  • Save button to audio selection popup for slideshow

Changes:

  • Corrected window placement with certain monitor arrangements
  • Changed Gallery Designer lab listing during setup
  • Changed the appearance of the “add spread” in Album Builder
  • Reduced minimum window size
  • Improved graphics quality on Windows
  • Modified Auto Design to more aggressively enforce maximum number of images
  • Modified Auto Design to avoid empty Drop Zones when using a Design Set
  • Updated Drop Zones to auto delete when last image in DZ is dragged elsewhere
  • Improved responsiveness of loupe tool
  • Increased maximum custom canvas size to 1000×1000 inches
  • Improved performance when selecting GD frames
  • Updated Gallery Designer export upscaling to be on by default
  • Consolidated rotations of print under the same category so they can be assigned the same price
  • Designated prints to always display with the short dimension first in order builder
  • Changed the speed vs color corrected option to be saved for each launch of software
  • Changed handling of Gallery Designer saved designs to more strictly follow original design
  • Changed logic when for pinned design so image preferences are preserved
  • Changed logic when dropping images into drop zones so order of images is reflected on spread
  • Changed spelling of okay to OK in one of the popups
  • Fixed export/import of user designs in user data
  • Fixed and issue with auto design that sometimes caused images to fill when they should fit
  • Corrected price not sticking when adding custom order items to an order
  • Fixed background keyline setting applying to background image/pattern when default settings were changed
  • Fixed upscale warnings not showing properly in Card Designer
  • Modified default snap distance in Gallery Designer to 1 inch instead of 2 inches
  • Corrected display order for collections and composites (off by 1)
  • Fixed A5/A6 sizes in Card Designer displaying in inches instead of cm
  • Corrected issue on Mac causing server to verify licenses more than intended
  • Corrected delay in resizing when image was removed in Blog Collage
  • Fixed date importing logic to handle cases where capture dates were incorrect to creation dates
  • Increased the size of wrench menu sliders
  • Corrected black and white renderings on HiDPI displays
  • Additional minor performance improvements

 

Version 8.0.23

 

Addressed additional menu bar cases where slideshow could show up at incorrect resolution
Fixed generated PDF forms not counting credit against the total order price
Corrected slideshow showing up at wrong resolution in secondary display when primary display is Retina
Fixed slideshow export failing on Windows for large slideshows
Fixed slideshow export failing on Windows if there were spaces in the installation path
Changed slideshow export to use high quality image scaling when pulling in original images on Windows
Changed import to use high quality image scaling when generating proxy and thumbnail images on Windows
Changed the draw order of the cover material area in the Album Builder designer view to not obscure the canvas controls

Version 8.0.20

Changed the default setting in Album Builder Auto Design to use 3:2 Accent Images instead of Mixed aspect ratios
Fixed a crash involving very large or very small text
Fixed a crash on certain slideshow exports
Fixed an issue that could cause Album Builder designs that were pinned in some older versions to not show up in the Quick Design Picker
Fixed the color picker not always opening in Blog Collage under Windows
Additional bug fixes and UI improvements

Version 8.0.14

Added feedback and instruction to restart after clearing design sets
Added an additional warning on export when significantly upscaling PNGs
Added the Pro Enhancements menu
Made the interaction between used/unused image well filters and keyword filters more intuitive and useful
Fixed a situation in which PNGs with extreme aspect ratios could be cropped slightly
Fixed a rare situation in which text could render differently between export and design time
Fixed a issue that made it hard to re-download design library room backgrounds after deleting them
Fixed a issue that caused some room backgrounds to disappear from the image well
Additional bug fixes and UI improvements

 
Version 8.0.10

Changes

  • Introduced Card Designer
  • Introduced the Design Library
  • Performance/speed improvements for Windows
  • Improved text presentation and usage
  • Corrected logic error causing data sync for export
  • Increased JPEG quality for thumbnails
  • Added Manage Billing Account menu item
  • Added support for framed prints to client order builder
  • Added wallpaper splits export to Gallery Designer
  • Added ability to create favorite labs
  • Added search ability to album setup for labs
  • Added additional assets for download in the Design Library
  • Changed Export File Name dialog checkbox 
  • Corrected licensing issue when switching to another WIFI on Mac
  • Restored client order export option
 
 
Version 7.6.33


Changes

Corrected slideshow export error on Mac
Added support for Grayscale images
Speed enhancements for Windows
Corrected background pattern scaling 
Corrected rotation issues for out of camera images on Windows

Version 7.6.25

Changes

  • Added Blog Collage page range export option
  • Added Blog Collage page numbers
  • Increased Blog Collage limit to 50
  • Corrected slideshow vertical image scaling
  • Corrected slideshow export audio loop
  • Corrected an issue causing large slideshow export failure on Windows
 
 
Version 7.6.19

Changes – Desktop

  • Slideshow export 
  • New music tracks for slideshow
  • Logo upload to slideshow
  • Delayed start for slideshow 
  • Ability to show images and designs in slideshow
  • Perfectly Clear batch sync
  • Removed extensions from file names when displaying on images
  • Corrected metadata issue affecting image rotation
  • New and improved Album setup wizard
  • Premium Labs include cover templates
  • Addition of GraphiStudio as a Global Partner
  • Bug fixes and UI improvements


    Changes – Design Proofer

  • Password protection for proofs
  • Automated email reminders
  • HTML5 supported flip book
  • Cut lines and center line
  • Improved commenting 
  • Bug fixes and UI improvements

 

 
Version 7 .5. 41    
   
Changes
  • Fixed issue with over-saturation of images 
  • For already created projects use the menu item Images > Rebuild Project Images to see changes
  • Fixed memory leak in Planner View which may have caused some crashes

 

Version 7 .5. 35    
   
Changes
  • Speed improvement across the board in Windows
  • Speed improvement for initial image import 
  • Changed how slideshow slides are loaded to remove the delay before they start
  • Improved smoothness of slideshow cross-fades 
  • Added link to the change log for future auto-updater notifications
  • Removed reference to loupe tool from resize warning tooltip
  • Fixed a number of bugs that may have caused software crashes
  • Fixed visual issue in which a variety of settings in Gallery Designer did not appear to apply correctly
  • Fixed custom Gallery Designer size limits being too low when measure in metric
  • Fixed Perfectly Clear edit panel controls being able to scroll off of the panel
  • Fixed Perfectly Clear edit panels appearing when sidebar is collapsed in client view
  • Fixed Gallery Designer wall view not resizing correctly when different dimension rooms were dragged in
  • Fixed Collection and Composite group name changes not saving correctly
  • Fixed current design option not saving in slideshow options dialog 
  • Fixed the resize warning icon appearing in current design slideshow slides
  • Fixed an edge case issue with Windows scaling
  • Fixed image well overlapping image in design view in Image Brander 
  • Fixed visual issue in Album Builder planner view where initially dragging images within frames could have delayed response
  • Fixed the planner view display of windowed covers
  • Fixed a macOS specific issue in which the update symbol would appear on images loaded from external hard drives even if they were up to date
  • Fixed visual issue in Image Brander in which applying a style that resizes the canvas did not immediately update the size

 

 

 
 
Version 7 .5. 32 – 7 .5. 34
 
Changes
  • Fixed edit panel controls appearing when sidebar is collapsed in Client View
  • Fixed Canvases not updating right away when changing wrap type in Gallery Designer
  • Fixed Wall View not resizing when different dimension rooms are dragged in
  • Fixed Collection and Composite group name changes not saving
  • Fixed slideshow limiting number of images equal to the number of pages in the current design 
 

 

 
 
Version 7 .5. 30 – 7 .5. 32
 
Changes
  • Speed improvement across the board in Windows
  • Speed improvement for initial image import
  • Removed reference to the loupe tool from resize warning tooltip
  • Fixed image overlapping images in Image Brander Design View
  • Fixed invalidation issue in Album Builder Planner View when dragging images within spreads
  • Fixed Gallery Designer crashing when reloading an existing project via menu while in Quick Design Picker
  • Fixed Planner View display of windowed covers 
  • Fixed invalidation when changing Gallery Designer print type
  • Fixed update symbol appearing over a rounding error involving external hard drive on Mac OS
  • Fixed invalidation issue in Image Brander when applying a style that resizes the canvas
 
 

 

 
Version 7 .5. 26 – 7 .5. 29
 
Changes
  • Reduced time it takes to copy Gallery Designer size to project database by 80-90%
  • Fixed Canvas size not updating properly when adding extensions or setting the square canvas property on Image Brander. 

 

 

Version 7 .5. 24 – 7 .5. 25

Changes

  • Fixed an issue with mouse cursor and drag image in different places when dragging images out of their frames on Windows 
  • Fixed incorrect sizing displayed on spreads in Design View
  • Fixed collapsing Image Well and top bar overlapping the canvas in Design View 
  • Changes made externally not always applying to proxies correctly in Design View 
  • Improved photo resizing performance on Windows
  • Fixed canvas resizing in Blog Collage
 

 

 
 
Version 7. 5. 21 – 7 .5. 23
 

Changes

  • Fixed Gallery Designer Design View background caching issue
  • Fixed flicker on Windows that occurred when OpenGL is enabled 
  • Fixed Gallery Designer Collections and Composites screens having unreadable text and icons when background is set to dark gray
 
 
 
 
Version 7 .5. 16 – 7 .5. 20

 

General Additions

Perfectly Clear

Retina Support 

Enhanced text tool

PNG importing allowed

Changes

  • Fixed crash on importing duplicate image or re-syncing 
  • Fixed PNGs being removed from the image well when Auto Designing 
  • Fixed pricing on first adding a gallery to an order from (+) button or from the order management panel
  • Fixed Drop Zones adopting the image spacing of another Drop Zone on the page when snapping to safe and center guides on the page