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Shotwell 0.9 released with new search bar, tiff support and more

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Photo management application ‘Shotwell’ has hit version 0.9 this morning. New features added to the release include support for .tiff images, a new search bar and the ability to edit multiple photo titles at the same time.

Full list of changes: –

  • New search bar can filter by media type, rating, and text matching
  • TIFF support
  • Plugin framework for Web publishing and slideshow transitions allows you to pick and choose which services to use

  • Configurable user directory pattern during import
  • Ability to edit multiple photo titles at once
  • Improved rendering of underexposed RAW photos

Upgrade Shotwell in Ubuntu 10.10 and 10.04

Ubuntu 10.10 users can upgrade Shotwell via the Yorba PPA.

  • sudo apt-add-repository ppa:yorba/ppa
  • sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install shotwell

Ubuntu 10.04 packages are provided by Martin Wimpress in the PPA below:

  • sudo apt-add-repository ppa:yorba/ppa
  • sudo apt-add-repository ppa:flexiondotorg/shotwell
  • sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install shotwell

Ubuntu 11.04 users will be upgraded automatically.