Release Notes


29th September 2019

  • Add Sony support for cameras in the a6xxx range, a9, and a7 variants

  • Add support for changing Sony camera properties

  • Add support for live view on Sony cameras

  • Add UI buttons for incrementing/decrementing camera properties

  • Add script for direct shutter button control for Canon cameras

  • Add rate limiter to fix hang during GRID photo synchronisation

  • Fix colouring of UI text for script status

  • Fix photo rendering for GPUs that have limited max texture size

  • Fix issue with [E] filename token when shooting RAW+JPEG

  • Fix issue with Sony camera communication on linux

  • Fix possible app hang and memory leak during heavy GRID network traffic

  • Replace warning icons with coloured text in Camera Controls window

  • Allow parallel downloads from cameras connected through same USB host controller

  • Ensure trial dialog is not shown for GRID slaves even after license file has become stale


28th August 2019

  • Add support for Canon 250D / Rebel SL3 / Kiss X10

  • Add new zxing barcode scanner engine

  • Add buttons for pasting clipboard into filename options text fields

  • Fix issue with support for cardless operation with Canon cameras

  • Fix misleading names used in PTP property log messages

  • Show platform with GRID node information

  • Show Card/Disk status for filmstrip thumbnail placeholder

  • Replace Client Presentation Mode option with Card Preview dropdown menu

  • Change behaviour of barcode text field to accept external scanner input

  • Track Session Name and Session Number information with each photo

  • Ensure camera status is updated for lost cameras during GRID network synchronisation

  • Improve GUI table perf by disabling automatic column resizing

  • Separate photo location and hidden status

  • Allow photos to be unhidden


24th July 2019

  • Fix issue with migrated camera names being overridden with default model name

  • Fix issue with incorrect state for photo/camera/node information after network synchronisation

  • Fix issue with GRID photo transfers getting stuck under heavy load

  • Fix issue with GRID network messages being consuming too slowly, leading to connection timeout

  • Fix memory corruption and crash when synchronising GRID network connection

  • Fix issue with rejected download requests of camera already has capture request pending

  • Improve reliability of GRID network session handling and recovery

  • Add network priority mode option to control GUI/network priority

  • Add Node column to photo and camera tables

  • Add link to documentation website in Help menu

  • Add ability to customise GRID node connection timeout

  • Ensure Client Presentation Mode only downloads JPEGs when shooting RAW+JPEG

  • Ensure session num UI gets updated after options update

  • Ensure log file is flushed when handling bugsplat report

  • Ensure linux snap package uses common user directory for photo storage

  • Show totals for photos/cameras/nodes in UI tables

  • Reduce use of GPU when Capture tab is not visible

  • Filter out noisy Nikon ExposureIndicateStatus messages from log


5th July 2019

  • Initial release of CaptureGRID 4 (split from Smart Shooter 4)