v18.07

@ddennedy ddennedy released this Jul 2, 2018 · 13 commits to master since this release

  • Numerous fixes as usual.
  • Changed shortcut for Add Video Track to Ctrl+I.
  • Changed shortcut for Redo to Ctrl+Y on Windows.
  • Added 10% to the player zoom menu.
  • Hide the VUI (video user interface) when the play head is not over the clip with the current filter.
  • Renamed the Rotate filter to Rotate and Scale.
  • Keyframes are now saved in the project file using time clock values instead of frame numbers to make them adaptive to frame rate.
  • Reverted memory manager change from v18.05 pending further testing to improve stability.
  • Added advanced keyframes to the Size and Position filter.
  • Added simple and advanced keyframes to the following video filters:
    • Rotate and Scale
    • Text
    • Glow*
    • Contrast*
    • Sharpen*
    • Vignette*
      * = including the (still experimental) GPU filter
  • Added Copy Timeline to Source to Timeline menu.
  • Changed the audio codec to AC-3 for the edit-friendly and reverse MP4 file format.
  • Changed J and K key behavior to change speed up or down before changing direction.
  • Added categories to the Export presets (custom presets can start their name with "category)" to use a category).
  • Added View > Layout menu for custom and stock layouts:
    • Timeline Project
    • Playlist Project
    • Clip-only Project
    • Player
  • Changed the default, first-time user UI layout to Timeline Project.
  • Changed Properties > menu > Reverse... to work on a trimmed clip from either Source or Timeline.
  • Added Properties menu items to the context menus for Timeline and timeline clips.
  • Added logic to sort GoPro files when multiple files are opened or dropped.
  • Added support for setting project file name (using File > Save) for empty project.
  • Added new HTML template for WebVfx JavaScript extensions enabled in Overlay HTML video filter.
  • Added search field to the filter chooser in Filters.
  • Upgraded MLT to v6.10.0

v18.06

@ddennedy ddennedy released this Jun 1, 2018 · 96 commits to master since this release

  • Many bug fixes due to introduction of keyframes and change to memory management in v18.05.
  • Added simple and advanced Keyframes to the Blur, Mask, and Saturation filters.
  • Added seek buttons for simple Keyframes.
  • Added ability to add and remove advanced Keyframes using double-click.
  • Added ability to drag advanced Keyframes to adjust both value and position.
    (When dragging, hold down Ctrl key to adjust only value or Alt key to adjust only position.)
  • Added double-click to toggle simple Keyframes controls (circles).
  • Added double-click to toggle fade in/out controls (circles) on Timeline clip.
  • Added many animated (keyframes) presets to the Size and Position filter.
  • Added Hue/Lightness/Saturation video filter.
  • Added Reverse to clip Properties menu.
  • Added Detach Audio to timeline clip's context menu.
  • Added 5.1 surround support to the Copy Channel and Swap Channels audio filters.
  • Added caution message to GPU Effects confirmation dialog.
  • Added a Keyboard Shortcuts link to the Help menu.
  • Changed presets file format to YAML.
  • Changed Settings > GPU Processing to GPU Effects.
  • Reduced memory usage on 32-bit builds (by constraining multi-threading).
  • Upgraded FFmpeg to v4.0.
  • Integrated AMD AMF hardware-accelerated H.264 and HEVC encoders on Windows (Set Export > Codec to h264_amf or hevc_amf. Requires recent Radeon or AMD APU.)
  • Upgraded MLT to git master (v6.8.0 minimum required to build).

v18.05

@ddennedy ddennedy released this May 3, 2018 · 192 commits to master since this release

  • Added Keyframes for Filters:
    • Gain / Volume
    • Brightness
    • Circular Frame
    • Color Grading (no simple)
    • Opacity
    • Size and Position (simple only)
  • Added support for mono and 5.1 surround sound: Settings > Audio Channels and Export >Audio > Channels.
  • Added Finnish translation.
  • Restored GIF Animation for Export.
  • Reduced memory footprint (especially for Rotate and Size and Position filters).
  • Changed Export default settings to reduce output size by increasing GOP and number of B frames.

v18.03

@ddennedy ddennedy released this Mar 3, 2018 · 320 commits to master since this release

  • Added a Sketch filter.
  • Added numeric fields to the Color Grading filter.
  • Added All option to Properties > Audio > Track.
  • Added Estonian translation.
  • Improved image loading speed on Windows.
  • Improved mouse-wheel & trackpad scrolling in Timeline.
  • Improved support for JACK Audio (Linux and macOS only).
  • Upgraded FFmpeg to version 3.4 and latest vpx for much faster VP9 encoding.
  • Upgrade MLT to v6.6.0.
  • Upgraded SDL to version 2.0.

v18.01

@ddennedy ddennedy released this Jan 3, 2018 · 347 commits to master since this release

  • Added Audio Spectrum Visualization filter.
  • Added support for font size and italics to Text filter.
  • Added a Mask filter.
  • Another important fix for accuracy of XML time values for non-integer frame rates.

v17.12

@ddennedy ddennedy released this Dec 3, 2017 · 360 commits to master since this release

  • Added icon, progress bar, and time remaining/taken to Jobs panel.
  • Increased maximum resolution to 8192x8192.
  • Indicate if variable frame rate is detected in Properties.
  • Added Convert to Edit-friendly... dialog when variable frame rate or non-seekable file opened.
  • Added Convert to Edit-friendly... to Properties menu for video and audio files.
  • Adding, removing, and adjusting Fade In/Out filters now updates fade controls on the Timeline.
  • Major speed improvements for Timeline rendering, especially when changing zoom level.
  • Stop showing waveforms on muted tracks.
  • Fixed audio crackling on some systems.
  • Fixed accuracy of reading and writing time values, particularly for non-integer frame rates.

v17.11

@ddennedy ddennedy released this Nov 3, 2017 · 394 commits to master since this release

  • Changed add-filter menu to be embedded instead of popup.
  • Added Master label to Timeline.
  • Show filters icon on track heads if track is filtered.
  • Prioritize '0' shortcut for Timeline over Playlist.
  • Do not adjust timeline zoom until slider is released.
  • Added warning dialog to Export if file cannot be written (e.g. due to permissions).
  • Added warning dialog to Export if chosen file is in the project.
  • Added warning dialog to Export if the drive is low on space.
  • Added Nepali translation.