BatchPhoto 4.2 — August 18, 2016

Functionality (Win & Mac)

  • Powerful new Details view in Step 1 for visualizing and sorting thousands of images
  • Sort photos in Step 1 by Name, Type, Date Taken, Dimensions, Size, Location, Camera, F-stop, Exposure, ISO, DPI, Color, Coordinates, and even Altitude!
  • Updated Facebook upload option
  • Fix: Changing photos in Step 2 sometimes caused the app to crash

Graphic Filters (Win & Mac)

  • Resize - Added new option: 'Don't upscale images that are smaller than specified size'
  • Resize - Added two decimal precision for the Percents option and updated interface
  • Auto Crop - Added the option to specify a custom ratio and the 3:2 predefined ratio
  • Auto Crop - New option to select the crop region as Left/Top, Center, or Right/Bottom
  • Crop - Added two decimal precision for the Percents option. Updated cropping rectangle to be visible on white backgrounds

Image Formats (Win & Mac)

  • Updated support for new DSLR digital cameras

BatchPhoto 4.1.1 — February 22, 2016

Win & Mac Updates

  • Fix: Some images with wrong EXIF fileds crashed the app

Win Updates

  • Updated digital signature of setup and executables to the more secure SHA256 method

Mac Updates

  • Fix: Date filter settings window displayed artefacts
  • Fix: Font size for some interface elements was too large

BatchPhoto 4.1 — December 05, 2015

(10-Year Anniversary Update)

Windows Updates

  • Full support for Windows 10
  • Support for High DPI in Windows (200% scaling equivalent with Retina on Mac)

Mac OS X Updates

  • Full support for OS X El Capitan
  • Support for Retina displays in BatchPhoto Monitor
  • The help has been moved from in-application to a web based solution. This also solves the problem with launching the help from the Mac App Store version

Functionality (Win & Mac)

  • Improvements to the drag & drop feature in the Comment, Date, Watermark*, Resize, and Crop filters
  • The option to pause the photo processing, very useful when processing thousands of photos in one session
  • Tab focused on the first control in the filter settings for easier keyboard editing
  • Fix: Issue in BatchPhoto Monitor that prevented it from processing tens of thousands of images in one session

Graphic Filters (Win & Mac)

  • Date - Fully customize the appearance of the stamp with new features like customizable font, stroke effect, shadow effect, and even a background bounding-box
  • Date - Select from a multitude of preset date formats, custom date separators, and to show the time with seconds
  • Date - Correct the date/time if it was incorrectly recorded by your digital cameras
  • Rotate - Added the condition to only rotate the Portrait or the Landscape photos
  • Resize - Range limits for the width and height fields to prevent accidental mistyping of large values
  • Comment - More precise stamp positioning and Alpha values in percents
  • The option to maximize the window for all graphical filters

Image Formats (Win & Mac)

  • Support for new DSLR digital cameras and RAW image formats

BatchPhoto 4.0.2 — November 05, 2014

Win & Mac Updates

  • Updated visual drag & drop zones for the Annotate filters
  • Updated Auto Crop filter to show original image in background
  • Fix: Seldomly the application failed to launch
  • Fix: Projects, profiles, and scripts didn't work with paths containing special characters
  • Fix: The Auto Gamma filter was not working properly
  • Fix: The Crop filter was not working properly when dragged to the edges
  • Fix: Projects did not preserve the image order from Step 1
  • Fix: Edit Names counter could not start from 0

Mac Updates

  • Support for OS X Yosemite!

BatchPhoto 4.0.1 — August 26, 2014

Win & Mac Updates

  • Fix: Date filter - Incorrect date/time values for some photos
  • Fix: Watermark-Logo filter - Locks with some images
  • Fix: Monitor - Disable Notifications
  • Updated Icons for Filters

Mac Updates

  • Fix: Failed to write error on Mac
  • Fix: Unable to write GIF images on Mac
  • Fix: Profiles not working on Retina Macs

BatchPhoto 4.0 — July 15, 2014

Windows Updates

  • Completely rewritten user interface!
  • Fix: Option to set file creation date as original

Mac OS X Updates

  • BatchPhoto is now fully Retina-ready!
  • New Options for Multi-Page Formats
  • Option to set file creation date as original
  • Fix: Resolved file dialog issues on Mavericks

Functionality (Win & Mac)

  • Drag & drop functionality for filters (Date, Watermark, Crop, Resize, Comment)
  • New Dark-theme interface
  • One single universal version for Windows & Mac! Before 4.0 we used to have separate versions.
  • New Codes for product activation. If you are eligible for update to 4.0 you can retrieve your new code automatically
  • Scripts - Option to disable all notifications
  • Scripts - Option to hide processing and confirmation windows
  • Improved "Check for New Versions"

Graphic Filters (Win & Mac)

  • Date, Comment - Drag & drop to position the text, to adjust the size, and to rotate
  • Watermark-Text, Watermark-Logo - Drag & drop to position the stamp, to resize, and to rotate
  • Resize - Drag & drop to select the new image size relative to the original image size
  • Crop - Drag & drop to reposition the cropping rectangle, and adjust the size
  • Auto Crop - New filter for automatically cropping photos to a predefined aspect-ratio (16:9, 16:10, 4:3, 1:1)

Image Formats (Win & Mac)

  • Support for new DSLR digital cameras and RAW image formats
  • Warning for unsupported image formats
  • Rename RAW images without converting

BatchPhoto 3.5.2 — July 16, 2013

  • New options (in Settings) to handle multi-page image formats like PSD, TIF, PDF, GIF
  • The Monitor has now default profiles for new jobs, no need to manually create one
  • Fix: Upload to Facebook broken by updates in Facebook's system
  • Fix: The Monitor could not write on network paths

BatchPhoto for Mac 3.7.1 — May 30, 2013

  • Fix: Abnormal CPU usage in idle mode
  • Replaced Opacity with Transparency for the Shadow filter
  • Additional bug-fixes and small updates

BatchPhoto for Mac 3.7 — May 13, 2013

Functionality

  • The BatchPhoto Enterprise edition with the new Monitor component, for complete automation of basic photo editing
  • Folder Watch - Monitor folders for changes and automatically apply edits
  • FTP Watch - Monitor folders on FTP accounts for changes and automatically apply edits

Graphic Filters

  • Date, Comment, Watermark Text - Greatly improved speed

User Interface

  • Updated user interface for filters
  • New minimal icons for the UI
  • Fix: Preview control issues

BatchPhoto for Mac 3.6 — January 17, 2013

Functionality

  • Step 1 - The option to add a folder with all of it's sub-folders
  • Free the memory occupied by the preview windows before processing, to have a smaller memory footprint
  • Helpful pop-ups will be displayed on the first run of the application
  • New DMG file that will display the license
  • Fix: There were some filters that when used removed the meta-data from the image (the EXIF and IPTC records)

User Interface

  • The main window has been updated with the native Mac toolbar
  • Add photos or filters by directly clicking on the photo, respectively filter list

Graphic Filters

  • Date, Comment, Watermark Text - Support for additional fonts and modifiers like underline & strike-out
  • Watermark Text/Logo - The watermark can now be placed at negative values

BatchPhoto 3.5.1 — January 17, 2013

  • Fix: There were some filters that when used removed the meta-data from the image (the EXIF and IPTC records)
  • Fix: The Monitor (Enterprise edition) could lose images if they were copied into the monitored folder durring processing
  • Fix: First-time help pop-ups will no longer show-up when the wizard is displayed
  • New option to upgrade to a superior version directly from the application

BatchPhoto 3.5 — November 01, 2012

Functionality

  • Full support for the new Windows 8 for desktop!
  • Output option to recreate the folder structure from source to destination
  • Output option to write processed images in subfolders of the original folders
  • Fix: Faster loading times when adding images in Step 1
  • Fix: Facebook upload issue
  • Fix: Option to Search and Add in Step 1

Monitor

  • Output option to recreate the folder structure from source to destination
  • Output option to overwrite images in output folder
  • The option to completely hide the interface when executing Jobs

Graphic Filters

  • Shape Frame (Decorations) - New filter for adding shape borders around pictures
  • Grunge Frame (Decorations) - New filter for adding grunge borders around pictures
  • Picture Frame (Decorations) - New filter for decorating photos with classic picture frames
  • Vintage Frame (Decorations) - New filter for decorating photos with vintage picture frames
  • Resize (Transform) - Option to resize by fixed Width and Height, that will force the image to fit in a defined rectangle

Image Formats

  • Can now read PDF documents with the help of Ghostscript library
  • Can now read EPS, EPS2, EPS3 formats with the help of Ghostscript library
  • Can now read EPSF, EPSI, EPI, EPT, PS formats with the help of Ghostscript library
  • Support for custom color profiles
  • Support for new DSLR digital cameras and RAW image formats

BatchPhoto for Mac 3.5 — November 01, 2012

Functionality

  • Full support for the new Mac OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)!
  • Upload photos directly to Facebook® or Flickr®
  • Send photos via Email, or upload to FTP
  • Support for scripts and profiles for automating photo editing
  • Add photos by searching after a specified file mask
  • Output option to recreate the folder structure from source to destination
  • Output option to preserve original image format of source images
  • Output option to write processed images in subfolders of the original folders
  • Detailed log file with the processed images
  • Trial warning displayed before processing
  • Fix: Localized filter descriptions

User Interface

  • New tab-based user interface
  • Support for Undo/Redo functionality in the user interface
  • Fix: Keyword navigation trough controls

Graphic Filters

  • Shape Frame (Decorations) - New filter for adding shape borders around pictures
  • Grunge Frame (Decorations) - New filter for adding grunge borders around pictures
  • Picture Frame (Decorations) - New filter for decorating photos with classic picture frames
  • Vintage Frame (Decorations) - New filter for decorating photos with vintage picture frames
  • Fix: Comment (Transform) - Multi-line text comments saving to projects

Image Formats

  • Support for custom color profiles
  • Support for new DSLR digital cameras and RAW image formats

BatchPhoto for Mac 1.0 — June 22, 2012

Functionality

  • Process photos in batch mode with support for multi-core CPUs
  • Convert to and from 170+ image formats, with support for RAW image formats
  • Works with the same activation codes as the PC version (free for our existing customers with valid subscriptions)
  • Powerful renaming tool with support for keywords and search & replace in filenames
  • Improve productivity by saving and reusing your settings as projects
  • Available in English, German, French, Italian and Japanese languages

Graphic Filters

  • All graphic filters from the PC version are supported in this version as well
  • Annotate: Comment, Date/Time, Watermark-Text, Watermark-Logo
  • Decorations: Raise, Simple Border, Shadow, Polaroid
  • Effects: Sepia, Black & White, Blur, Charcoal Sketch, Edge, Emboss, Implode, Negate, Swirl, Wave, Noise, Oil Paint, Solarize, Shade, and more
  • Touch-Up: Auto Contrast, Auto Gamma, Auto Levels, Brightness, Contrast, Equalize, Sharpen, Color Balance, Hue/Saturation, Levels, Sharpen Advanced, and more
  • Transform: Auto Rotate, Crop, Flip, Resize, Roll, Rotate, Thumbnail, Color Replace, Resize Advanced (DPI & document size)

Image Formats

  • All image formats from the PC version are supported in this version as well
  • Common: JPEG, PNG, BMP, GIF, PCX, EPS, PICT, JP2, JPC, PDF, PSD, SGI, TGA, TIFF, WBMP
  • RAW: Canon (CR2, CRW), Sony (ARW, SR2, SRF), Nikon (NEF, NRW), Olympus (ORF), Fuji (RAF), and more
  • Additional: 100 more image formats

User Interface

  • Easy to use wizard-like graphical interface
  • Accurate previews for every step of the process
  • Native Mac OS X look & feel

BatchPhoto 3.1.3 — May 25, 2012

  • Interface improvements and new tool-tips that make BatchPhoto more user friendly
  • Fix: Renaming photos without adding filters crashes the application
  • Fix: Images with corrupt thumbnails cause the application to crash
  • Fix: Font selection for Bold and Italic fonts
  • Fix: The Monitor does not save job status (active/inactive)
  • Fix: Monitor launch at startup is auto-activating

BatchPhoto 3.1.2 — March 05, 2012

  • Fix: Processing error on multi-core CPUs
  • Fix: Issue with root network folders in Monitor
  • Small updates to the Help file

BatchPhoto 3.1.1 — February 20, 2012

  • Fix: Processing error on some Windows 7 computers
  • Write logs backwards (latest entry is the first)
  • Removed the name field (used by older codes) from the Activation window
  • Social window with links to BatchPhoto on Google+, Facebook, and Twitter

BatchPhoto 3.1 — February 01, 2012

Functionality

  • The BatchPhoto Enterprise edition with the new Monitor component, for complete automation of basic photo editing
  • Folder Watch - Monitor folders for changes and automatically apply edits
  • FTP Watch - Monitor folders on FTP accounts for changes and automatically apply edits
  • Detailed log file with the processed images
  • Translation of the user interface to Japanese
  • Option to enable/disable the shell extension

User Interface

  • New Profile selection window and updated predefined profiles
  • Step 1 - Add photos directly from the digital camera (connected to the PC)
  • Step 2 - Fixed preview control border
  • Step 3 - Icons for the output destinations
  • Improved preview windows
  • Undo/redo functionality in the user interface

Graphic Filters

  • Polaroid (Decorations) - New filter for creating a Polaroid-like frame around the photos
  • Simple Border (Decorations) - Specify individual dimensions for each border
  • Levels (Touch-Up) - Increased sensitivity

Image Formats

  • Updated support for RAW images (added new digital cameras)

BatchPhoto 3.0.1 — December 02, 2011

  • Updated icons for filters and formats
  • Shadow filter - Option to draw the shadow over a white background
  • Updated in-application Help
  • Show the entire source image path as a tool-tip
  • Fix: Watermark-Logo filter - Apply a logo bigger than the source photo
  • Fix: Font selection by typing font name
  • Fix: Fit image in the preview windows when size is larger than original

BatchPhoto 3.0 — October 17, 2011

Functionality

  • Upload photos directly to Facebook® or Twitter®
  • Upload photos directly to Picasa® or ImageShack®
  • Send photos via Email, upload to FTP
  • Completely new Rename filter
  • Automatic processing with scripts

User Interface

  • Major redesign of the user interface
  • Step 1 - Show images as thumbnails/list with drag & drop support
  • Step 2 - Show filters as thumbnails, redesigned Rename filter
  • Step 2 - Redesigned filter selection window
  • Filter Settings - Bigger/more accurate preview windows
  • New Help - Press F1 anywhere in the interface to get contextual help
  • Updated slider controls for filters and formats, with the ability to enter values manually

Graphic Filters

  • Shadow (Decorations) - New filter for adding shadows underneath the photos
  • Auto Gamma (Touch-up) - New filter for automatically adjusting the gamma levels
  • Auto Levels (Touch-up) - New filter for automatically adjusting the color levels
  • Date & Comment (Annotate) - Updated text positioning and support for additional fonts
  • Watermark Text (Annotate) - Support for additional fonts

Image Formats

  • New option in Step 3 > Format, to preserve the original image format
  • Updated support for RAW images (DSLR digital cameras)

BatchPhoto 2.8.2 — July 29, 2011

  • Fix: Windows Vista issue caused by a new security update
  • Support for CMYK color space in JPG images
  • Fix: Multipage images creation issue
  • Fix: Remove original images after processing when only the output format differs

BatchPhoto 2.8.1 — June 01, 2011

  • Improved automatic check for new versions
  • Batch rename in trial mode without watermark

BatchPhoto 2.8 — April 12, 2011

Functionality

  • BatchPhoto is now available in three new languages: German, French and Italian
  • Full Unicode support for file-names & text comments
  • Updated Overwrite window with additional options
  • New Duplicate button in Step 2
  • Added tooltips for the user interface
  • Additional improvements & bugfixes

Graphic Filters

  • Watermark Image/Text - Accurate positioning of watermarks
  • Color Replace - New filter for replacing one color (or the alpha channel) with another
  • Contrast - Better control for contrast adjustments

Image Formats

  • Create JPEG images with a predefined file-size (e.g. 100 KB)
  • Updated support for RAW images (DSLR digital cameras)
  • New image formats supported: INLINE, PFM, PNG8, PNG24, PNG32, PSB

BatchPhoto 2.7.1 — January 28, 2011

  • Fix: The installer now properly updates an older version
  • Install once per PC, for all Windows users
  • Minor improvements to the User Interface
  • Fix: Updated profile Convert > To PDF Album

BatchPhoto 2.7 — November 19, 2010

Functionality

  • User Interface: Select individual filters in Step 2
  • New right-click-menu for Windows x64 operating systems
  • Trial: No longer limited to 5-photo per session, instead adds an watermark on output
  • Fix: Images with transparency were displayed incorrectly

Graphic Filters

  • Resize - Added resize by fixed width/height
  • Resize Advanced - Modifying DPI will no longer change image size, detect photo orientation
  • The Home edition receives additional filters from Pro: Resize Advanced, Sharpen Advanced, Color Balance, Equalize, Hue/Saturation, Levels
  • Updated profiles

Image Formats

  • Updated support for RAW images (DSLR digital cameras)

BatchPhoto 2.6.2 — May 21, 2010

  • Fix: Preview window problem on single-core CPUs

BatchPhoto 2.6.1 — December 17, 2009

  • Check for New Versions automatically
  • New profiles: PDF Album, Convert to...
  • Fix: Crop - Incorrect cropping coordinates for some photos
  • Fix: Uninstall issue

BatchPhoto 2.6 — September 25, 2009

Graphic Filters

  • New: Auto Rotate (automatically rotate photos)
  • Updated: Watermark Text, Comment (support for keywords like Filename)
  • Fix: Date (incorrect date for some photos)

Image Formats

  • Updated support for RAW images (DSLR digital cameras)
  • Tiff: Improved support for reading. Save to CMYK and RGBA colors

Functionality

  • Windows® 7 compatibility
  • Updated profiles
  • Annual update system
  • Bug fixes and other minor improvements

BatchPhoto 2.5 — March 27, 2009

Image Formats

  • Added support for RAW image formats from digital camera manufacturers like: Canon, Sony, Nikon, Olympus, Fuji, Kodak, Pentax and more!
  • Added support for the creation of multipage PDF documents from multiple images
  • Added support for multipage TIFF and GIF images

User Interface

  • Improved functionality for the user interface
  • Global and RAW development settings
  • Minor improvements & fixes

BatchPhoto 2.3.3 — November 27, 2008

  • Fix: Image compression and interlace options

BatchPhoto 2.3.2 — November 11, 2008

  • Update: Date, Comment filters
  • Update: Watermark Text filter

BatchPhoto 2.3.1 — October 13, 2008

  • Update: Filename filter now automatically adds a counter
  • Update: The UI now uses the default Vista interface in Vista
  • Fix: Vista issue with registration codes

BatchPhoto 2.3 — October 01, 2008

Functionality

  • Batch Photo Editing With Multi-Core CPUs!

Graphic Filters

  • New: Resize Advanced (select document size and DPI resolution)
  • Updated: Watermark Text

More

  • TIFF file format now supports writing as well as reading
  • Updated user interface
  • Check for new version
  • The Lite product edition has been removed
  • Fix: Previews not working in 16bpp
  • Minor improvements & fixes

BatchPhoto 2.1 — December 05, 2007

Graphic Filters

  • Updated: Watermark Image - Alpha channel support for watermarks
  • Updated: Sepia - Saturation adjustment

Functionality

  • Improved Windows® Vista compatibility
  • Welcome dialog
  • Bug fixes and other minor improvements

BatchPhoto 2.0 — April 14, 2007

User Interface

  • New skinable user interface (default skin: Vista Blue)
  • Properties' display for currently selected items
  • New graphics

Functionality

  • Windows® Vista compatibility
  • Explorer integration - Profiles can be applied on selected photos directly from Windows Explorer with the right mouse click
  • Three product editions: Lite, Home and Professional
  • File > New command for resetting all user changes
  • File extension associations. The program can be launched just by double-clicking on one of the associated files (projects .bpp, profiles .bpf)
  • Updated profiles
  • Update dialogs: Process, Profiles and more
  • Small improvements

Graphic Filters

  • New: Levels, Border
  • Updated: Comment, Date, Watermark-Text, Watermark-Image, Contrast, Reduce Noise (Enhance + Despeckle)
  • Many filters have been renamed to better emphasize functionality

BatchPhoto 1.6 — December 02, 2006

Graphic Filters

  • New: Sepia, Solarize
  • Updated: Rename

Functionality

  • Updated User Interface
  • Updated Profiles
  • Two product editions: Lite and Standard
  • Copy, move and rename photos quickly
  • Bug fixes and other minor improvements

BatchPhoto 1.5 — October 18, 2006

Functionality

  • Projects - The ability to load/save the settings
  • Profiles - Automatically configure the application for performing the desired action. The user can also create custom profiles

Graphic Filters

  • New: Watermark-Image
  • Updated: Watermark-Text, Date, Sharpen, Unsharpmask

User Interface

  • Updated picture preview controls
  • Step1 - Drag & drop and copy & paste support implemented
  • Memorization of the last used folders (Step1 & Step3)
  • Step1 - Add a folder of pictures with all sub-folders
  • Many small improvements

BatchPhoto 1.3 — March 09, 2006

Graphic Filters

  • New: Watermark-Text, Thumbnail
  • Updated: Comment, Date(Time), Resize, Crop, Roll, Flip (Flip+Flop)
  • Feature: The preview is now 100% accurate for every filter and it has the ability to zoom and to scroll the view

User Interface

  • Step1 - A new preview with the ability to zoom and scroll the photo
  • Step2 - Complete makeover of the preview section, the filters are now applied in background and can be zoomed and scrolled
  • Step2 - The modified and original photos can now be compared with great accuracy
  • Step3 - The ability to create a folder from within the Browse for Folder dialog or automatically by typing it into the Output Folder edit-box
  • Process - The confirmation dialog for overwriting files now has the option to overwrite all or skip all
  • The user settings are memorized by the application

General

  • Many small bug fixes

BatchPhoto 1.0 — December 05, 2005

  • User-friendly graphical interface
  • 37 different filters + file rename
  • 106 different image formats