August 18, 2010 in Image Editing (E)
[prMac.com] Vienna, Austria - Eternal Storms Software today announced the immediate availability of a substantial update for flickery, advancing it to version 126.96.36.199. flickery is a unique desktop flickr client for Mac OS X 10.5 which combines the flickr photo-community with the ease-of-use and elegance of Mac OS X.
With flickery, the user can easily upload photos and videos to your flickr photostream (featuring photo editing capabilities like resizing, flipping, cropping, rotating and applying filters as well as video-trimming options), organize items in photosets and groups, browse your favorites and add to them, check out gorgeous photos available in "Explore" and take a look at your contacts' photos, photosets or favorites. Search the entire flickr database for a particular shot. Browse all the Groups you have joined or Galleries you have created. flickery lets you do it all.
flickery perfectly integrates into Mac OS X with plugins for both iPhoto and Aperture, which allow for exporting items from these applications to flickery for processing them for upload to flickr. flickery 188.8.131.52 features improved organizing of photosets and galleries, allowing for reordering items within them or setting key images for them. The comments view has been improved for easier access to commenters' photostreams.
New features in version 184.108.40.206 include:
* Items in photosets and galleries can be sorted
* "Key" images can now be set for galleries and photosets by dragging the wanted image onto the photoset or gallery
* Comments now show users' buddy icons and these user's photostreams can be shown right from comments
* Auto-detects crash logs for easy submission to Eternal Storms Software
* Location data can be changed any time after upload as well
All in all, this version of flickery includes more than 30 new features, improvements and bug fixes throughout the application. For a more detailed list of changes, please refer to the release notes.
"We're very proud of what flickery has become. It's been rated "Excellent" by Mac|Life magazine and was nominated for Mac OS X 2010 Ars Design Awards Best New Mac OS X Application!" says Matthias Gansrigler, CEO of Eternal Storms Software.
For the user's convenience, there are screencasts available to help learn flickery's functionality.
* Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Universal Binary
* For flickery to run, an internet connection is mandatory
* A flickr account is not necessary, but is recommended
Pricing and Availability:
flickery has a 15-day fully functional trial available. Users who have exceeded the 15 day trial can test this version for another 5 days. After the trial period has expired, users can purchase the application for $17.95 or Euro14.90. Student prices and special rates are available. Version 220.127.116.11 comes as a free update for existing customers. Members of MacHeist who have received flickery as a gift can purchase an upgrade at a discounted price of $8.95 or Euro7.50 to be able to update.
Eternal Storms Software is a one-man software company located in Vienna, Austria, Europe. Their portfolio of software reaches from quality freeware/donationware software like GimmeSomeTune, HierarchicalDock and PresentYourApps to shareware applications like flickery, a unique desktop flickr client for Mac OS X. "For your computer, all that matters is good software."