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Latest HoudahGeo posts on the Houdah Tips & Tricks blog:

HoudahGeo 5.1.6

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.1.5

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.1.4

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.1.3

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

HoudahGeo 5.1.2

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.1.1

  • Fixes a few minor bugs

HoudahGeo 5.1

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.0.9

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

HoudahGeo 5.0.8

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

HoudahGeo 5.0.7

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

HoudahGeo 5.0.6

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.0.5

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.0.4

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.0.3

  • 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

HoudahGeo 5.0.2

  • Fixes an issue with reading timestamps from certain image files

HoudahGeo 5.0.1

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

HoudahGeo 5.0

  • 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 where 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: Give HoudahGeo 5.0 a try!

HoudahGeo (com.houdah.houdahgeo) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com. The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is HoudahGeo 13653. The most popular version of this application used by our users is HoudahGeo 2304.

Operating System: Mac

Minimum OS version: 10.8

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