Release Notes

QuickPHOTO CAMERA 3.1 build 1770-IV

  • New Control Panel of PROMICAM USB 3.0 Cameras
    • Support of PROMICAM 3-12CS camera
    • Support of Image Stitching module
    • Faster automatic exposure time recovery when switching lenses
    • Selected shading correction mask is saved into user profiles
  • New Control Panel of Canon EOS DSLR Cameras
    • Optimized displaying of live view to solve problem with unresponsive user interface on low-performance computers:
      • in the control panel itself,
      • within shading correction mask capturing,
      • in motorized Deep Focus module
    • Accelerated creation of HDR images
    • Support of Canon® EOS 1300D (Rebel T6) and 80D cameras
    • Support of automated creation of high dynamic range images using HDR module
    • Live view fills the entire window area even in a full screen mode
    • Shading correction feature with masks saving
    • Stopped support of Windows® XP/Vista operating systems all new features are not available there any more
  • Program Localization to Another Language:
    • Polish
  • Other Changes
    • Updated SZX2-ZB10-ZE magnification encoder value for zoom 0.63
    • Updated dongle device driver to version 7.54

QuickPHOTO CAMERA 3.1 build 1770-III

  • New Control Panel of PROMICAM USB 3.0 Cameras
    • Support of PROMICAM 3-3CC, 3-3CP, 3-5CC, 3-5CP cameras
    • Support of automated creation of high dynamic range images using HDR module
  • New Control Panel of PROMICAM USB 2.0 Cameras
    • Support of automated creation of high dynamic range images using HDR module
  • New Control Panel of Canon EOS Digital SLR Cameras:
    • Support of Canon EOS 750D, 760D a 7D Mark II cameras
  • New Version of Built-in Time-Lapse Video Module
    • Accelerated loading of files
    • Reworked sorting of files for 100,000 or more images
  • New Version of Built-in Timer Module
    • Fixed time-lapse image capturing with PRO-LM-CB1-30W illuminator
  • IDS uEye® cameras (excepting UI-1440-C)
    • Adjusted camera device drivers installation for compatibility with Microsoft® Windows® 8/8.1/10 operating systems.

QuickPHOTO CAMERA 3.1 build 1770-II

  • New Control Panel of PROMICAM USB 3.0 Cameras
    • Support of PROMICAM 3-3C, 3-12C cameras
    • Measurements in the live view
    • New Shading correction feature with masks saving
    • Support of RECORD IT module demo version
  • New Control Panel of PROMICAM USB 2.0 Cameras
    • New PROMICAM 2-5 camera resolution: 1920x1080 (ROI)
    • New field for manual adjustments of the exposure time
    • New automatic exposure mode for fluorescence imaging: SFL - Auto
    • Support of RECORD IT module demo version
    • Saving of settings to Profiles supported

QuickPHOTO CAMERA 3.1 build 1770

  • New Features and Improvements:
    • Option to export an image with measured values to Microsoft Excel file
    • Option for antialiasing of inserted objects
    • Adjustments of line segment measuring tools dimensioning
    • Program keeps its last window size and position on the screen
    • Table of measured values appears when a measuring is initiated
    • LZW lossless compression algorithm used for saving of TIFF files
    • Support of meta data for TIFF files
    • Support of 8bit grey scale TIFF files
    • Display of progress indicator during program startup
    • Reduced memory consumption
    • Support of PRO-MSILL LED illuminator
    • Bug fixes
    • Program localization to other languages: German, Spanish, Russian, Ukrainian
  • New Control Panel of PROMICAM USB 2.0 Cameras:
    • Support of PROMICAM 2-5, 2-8 cameras
    • Measurements in the live view
    • New Shading correction feature with masks saving
  • New Control Panel of Canon EOS Digital SLR Cameras:
    • Support of Canon EOS 1200D (Rebel T5), 70D cameras
  • New Control Panel of Analog Video Sources


QuickPHOTO CAMERA 3.0 build 1561-IV

  • Program Localization to Other Languages:
    • Hungarian
    • Slovak
  • New Control Panel of Canon® EOS Digital SLR Cameras:
    • Support of Canon® EOS 100D (Rebel SL1), 550D (Rebel T2i), 600D (Rebel T3i), 650D (Rebel T4i), 60D, 6D, 700D (Rebel T5i), 7D, 5D Mark II, 1D X cameras
    • Timestamp inserting
    • Focus indicator
    • Option to manually perform white balance
  • New Control Panel of Histology Slide Scanner


QuickPHOTO CAMERA 3.0 build 1561-III

  • New Control Panel of Canon® EOS Digital SLR Cameras:
    • Support of Canon® EOS 1100D (Rebel T3) camera
  • New Control Panel of Histology Slide Scanner


QuickPHOTO CAMERA 3.0 build 1561-II

  • New Control Panel of Lumenera® INFINITY Digital Cameras:
    • Measurements in the live view
    • Support of INFINITY 2-1R camera type
    • New graphical user interface
    • Option to manually set the exposure time using the editable fields: min, s, ms, s


QuickPHOTO CAMERA 3.0 build 1561

  • New Graphical User Interface:
    • Color theme and thumbnail size selection, toolbars and menus can be modified
    • Objects are continuously plotted during insertion/modification
    • Image can be displayed in Display Window by a single mouse click in the Thumbnail Browser
  • Image Saving:
    • New dialog box for image saving with options for bulk image naming and saving, option for automatic flattening of layers
    • Function for automatic saving of acquired images to selected folder
    • Support of PNG (Portable Network Graphics) format
  • New Interface for Image Printing:
    • Up to 4 images can be printed to a single page
    • Options to define print size, margins, image alignment, framing, and print image information
    • Interactive preview
  • New Image Editing Functions:
    • Histogram adjustment
    • Automatic white balance
    • White balance defined by a reference point
    • Black balance defined by a reference point
    • Median filter for point noise removal
  • Measurements:
    • New calibration manager
    • Option to automatically assign the last used magnification to newly acquired images
    • Support for use of zooming unit and magnification changer unit
    • Support for magnification encoders (devices for automatic determination of currently used microscope magnification)
    • Statistics in the Table of Measured Values contain also maximal and minimal measured values
    • New type of calibrated scale bar - stripe
    • Option for automatic scale bar insertion into images after assigning of the magnification, which was used for image acquisition
    • Independent setting of font size for scale bar value and measured values displayed in the images
    • Option to set the background color of labels with measured values displayed in the images
    • Measurement mode selection - continuous measuring mode and single measurement mode
  • Indication and Annotation of Interesting Areas:
    • Annotations insertion mode - continuous inserting mode and single insertion mode
    • Advanced tool for inserting text annotation into images: multiline text, selection of background size and color, selection of text alignment and orientation
  • Updated Support for Imaging from Devices Controlled via TWAIN Interface:
    • Improved compatibility with imaging devices
    • Imaging devices controlled via TWAIN interface can now be used in conjunction with the Timer and Deep Focus modules
  • New Version of Built-in Timer Module for Time-lapse Image Capturing with the Option to Control the Computer Controlled Illuminators
    • Option to turn off the illumination between capturing images with the definable advance for turning the illumination on before image capturing
    • The Timer module can be now used in conjunction with imaging devices controlled via the TWAIN interface
  • Other Features:
    • Writing of descriptions to images
    • Option to turn off the display of a number of confirmation dialog boxes
    • Automatic display of a dialog box asking for a change of calibration upon change of an imaging device


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uEye® is registered trademark of IDS Imaging Development Systems Inc.

NEWS

02/2017 Image Stitching Module for QuickPHOTO Released

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12/2016 Automated HDR Imaging Available for Canon EOS DSLRs

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12/2016 New Models of CANON EOS DSLR Cameras Supported

Canon EOS 1300D/Rebel T6 and 80D are now supported by QuickPHOTO imaging software suite. Installation package of an updated control panel can be downloaded in the Downloads section.


02/2016 HDR 2.0 Module for QuickPHOTO Programs Released

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New Series of PROMICAM USB 3.0 Digital Cameras

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