[Scribus] Announcement : CinePaint 0.22-0

Kai-Uwe Behrmann ku.b
Fri Apr 6 10:33:04 CEST 2007

The sources of Gtk CinePaint 0.22-0 are released on SourceForge.
Version 0.22-0 is a major release maintaining the legacy code and 
adding many new features. This release is designed for distribution.

CinePaint is the popular motion picture deep colour paint and retouching 
It features a flipbook, layer and channels handling, HDR creation from 
bracketed exposures, support for many file formats like Cineon, OpenEXR, 
Tiff and camera raw file and colour management tools like Cmyk/Lab 
support, 16-bit printing with Gutenprint and 3D colour and ICC profile 

CinePaint developers continue to maintain this legacy architecture until 
the future Glasgow architecture is complete (in 2006). For info on 


New Features (0.22-0):
o native OpenEXR Half sample type substitutes the older RnH 16-bit float
o load/save multilayerd OpenEXR files like from Blender
o load/save 16-bit Half Tiff's
o precise drawing with tablet - thanks to Tino Schwarze for hardware
o retuning of pencil and brush paint tools
o speedup in gamma-expose and Brightness/Contrast Adjustments - 
    Bradley A. Hare <sf:bradhare>
o dynamic colour visualisation in ICC Examin plug-in
o UTF-8 support through Gtk2
o UFRaw plug-in ready
o CMS defaults to Oyranos

o see Change Log 

o Bradley A. Hare <sf:bradhare> - speedup in some tools
o Hartmut Sbosny - Bracketing to HDR plug-in improvements
o Alan Horkana - string fix
o Kai-Uwe Behrmann - all unnamed changes
o many people reporting bugs


o Gutenprint http://gutenprint.sourceforge.net
o Oyranos    http://www.oyranos.org

Format changes:
CinePains GBR brush format changes, in that it saves new brushes allways 
in Half precision marking the type field with 51. Old CinePaint brushes 
are still supported.

kind regards
Kai-Uwe Behrmann
developing for colour management 
www.behrmann.name + www.oyranos.org + www.cinepaint.org

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