HoudahGeo 5.1.6HoudahGeo 5.1.6
Know where you took that photo!

New in 5.1.6:
(2017-02-06, R 13575)

  • Improves performance when loading a large Apple Photos library.
  • The project window now fits the screen of a 11-inch MacBook Air.
  • Fixes a bug where HoudahGeo could hang after completing an export.

New in 5.1.5:
(2017-01-13, R 13575)

  • Fixes a bug introduced in HoudahGeo 5.1.4 where HoudahGeo fails to read timestamps on certain image files.
  • In fullscreen mode, the Places window can now coexist with the project window.

New in 5.1.4:
(2016-12-28, R 13544)

  • Works around a problem where Lightroom failed to pick up altitude and direction values.
  • Fixes a possible crash after closing a project window.
  • Corrections to the German localization.

New in 5.1.3:
(2016-12-06, R 13476)

  • HoudahGeo now remembers the sort order of images and Tracks lists.
  • Fixes a bug where the Camera Import window failed to list available devices.

New in 5.1.2:
(2016-11-02)

  • Added a File Extension column to the list of images.
  • Creation of XMP sidecars could fail when working with RAW+JPEG pairs.
  • Camera import could get interrupted when plugging in a second camera or memory card.
  • Google Earth export created an invalid KML file when file names contained the & symbol.

New in 5.1.1:
(2016-10-05)

  • Fixes a few minor bugs.

New in 5.1:
(2016-09-21)

  • HoudahGeo can now add locations to photos in your Apple Photos library. This requires Photos 2.0 on macOS 10.12 Sierra.
  • On macOS 10.12 Sierra, HoudahGeo now offers Apple Maps in addition to MapBox maps.
  • Improved camera setup options. HoudahGeo now assumes that timestamps that already include time zone information are correct and need no further adjustments.
  • Changes the color of track logs from blue to red for it to better stand out on various terrains.
  • Fixes a bug that could cause photo import to hang.
  • Fixes several minor bugs throughout HoudahGeo.

New in 5.0.9:
(2016-07-29)

  • Fixes a problem with importing images from Apple Photos.
  • Fixes a bug that could prevent project files from being saved.

New in 5.0.8:
(2016-07-21)

  • Improved performance of EXIF / XMP export.
  • Compatibility fix for GPS devices based on SkyTraq chipsets.

New in 5.0.7:
(2016-07-14)

  • Updated MapQuest maps for compatibility with recent changes to the service.

New in 5.0.6:
(2016-07-11)

  • Copies detailed lens information when creating XMP sidecars from image files.
  • Fixes a bug where HoudahGeo could hang when switching between Load and Process modes.

New in 5.0.5:
(2016-06-24)

  • Fixes a bug where the media browser was empty when switching back to Load mode.
  • Copies more EXIF and XMP metadata values when creating XMP sidecar files from image files.

New in 5.0.4:
(2016-06-07)

  • Accepts metadata from non-standard EXIF in Panasonic RW2 files.
  • Fixes a problem where HoudahGeo assumed an incorrect time zone when camera used stale GPS data.
  • Fixes a problem where Mac OS X Gatekeeper reported HoudahGeo to be damaged.

New in 5.0.3:
(2016-05-30)

  • Photos in the media browser are listed with camera time.
  • Includes a workaround for the year 2016 bug with i-gotU track loggers.
  • Fixes a problem where Photo Clock settings could fail when the camera clock was off by more than 12 hours.
  • Fixes a bug where Google Earth geocoding could stop unexpectedly.

New in 5.0.2:
(2016-05-11)

  • Fixes an issue with reading timestamps from certain image files.

New in 5.0.1:
(2016-05-05)

  • HoudahGeo now reads image keywords from the Lightroom catalog.
  • Fixes an occasional crash during Save As.

New in 5.0:
(2016-04-13, R 12907)

  • Places - Quickly assign photos to favorite places and apply coordinates and location names.
  • Drag-and-drop geocoding - Drag images to the map and drop them at the location were they were taken.
  • Reverse geocoding - Location name lookup now offers a choice of languages.
  • Camera import - Download photos directly from your camera or memory card. Geotag photos before importing into your photo library.
  • Keywords editor - The new keywords editor makes it easy to assign keywords in bulk.
  • Location names - HoudahGeo can now set IPTC sub-location metadata.
  • Lightroom integration - HoudahGeo reads location metadata directly from the Lightroom catalog.
  • Google Earth export - New templates and designs for Google Earth KML export.
  • Publish KML to Dropbox - Upload photos and track logs to Dropbox. View in Google Earth or Google My Maps.
  • Map search - Improved maps and all-new search feature. Search for landmarks, cities, as well as your favorite places.
  • Countless refinements to existing features

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