Delicious Transblurency [1]

The ‘focus‘ word has many meanings, ranging from the optical concept of ‘good convergence of light rays generated by an object’ to the cognitive process of directing the attention to a particular target while ignoring other targets. Now the interesting part: this concept can be used in computers too, especially in user interfaces, to direct […]

Cuteness 4.6

Seven days after the release of the Tech Preview 1, we released the latest stable Windows build of Fotowall [1] that was based on Qt 4.6. Somebody could argue that this is a bit imprudent. We did that because the benefits of the 4.6 release are worth the risk of the move! Indirect Benefits, or […]

Fotowall 0.8

Fotowall 0.8.2 has just been released and we’re already getting some great feedback Cherry picked  features from the delicious 0.8 release: Now you’ll be able to deform text changing the shape of its baseline visually (see the “Fotowall” string in the image above and its Bezier control points) Pictures can be cropped to a certain […]

Fotowall One Hundred Thousand

Today Fotowall reached the 100’000 downloads mark! It’s a HUGE result, and it’s even more incredible if you consider that we have no homepage, no advertising other than word-of-mouth and those are the downloads of the XP/Vista release only (we have the linux and mac releases too)! If you haven’t downloaded the latest release, do […]

Fotowall 0.7

Fotowall 0.7.1 has been released today! Get it while it’s hot With this release Fotowall integrates with the deep web. You can now search the network with the embedded flickr search pane and add the images to the canvas. This opens up an infinite can of content, all available for your pleasure ;-). Other relevant […]

Fotowall 0.6

L’escalation verso la 1.0 continua con una nuova milestone Se non vi sono bastate le tonnellate di migliorie della 0.5 ecco che arriva una 0.6 che quasi raddoppia la base di codice e introduce una serie di caratteristiche che danno un taglio professionale senza intaccare la facilità di interazione e la libertà di giocare con […]

Fotowall 0.5

Oggi ho rilasciato Fotowall 0.5! Tra le migliorie: – creazione e stampa di CD/DVD (by Tanguy Arnaud) – elemento Testo (completo di Editor visuale HTML-like ) – più di 50 fix sull’usabilità! – effetto GLOW Puoi scaricare qui i sorgenti se ti piace studiare il codice, oppure scarica direttamente il programma per Windows (2.8MB). Un […]

Fotowall News

As many people requested, now Fotowall has become really Open Source (GPLv2) and is publicly hosted on the net!! Its new home is http://www.enricoros.com/opensource/fotowall, and for celebration 0.21 was released, with a new Icon, WinXP+ binary file and the full-res version of tutorial video I put on YouTube. Suggestions are more than appreciated, Thank you […]

Fotowall – Photo Collection Wallpaperizer!

update: this article is really outdated, we have a website now! see the new cool stuff @ www.enricoros.com/opensource/fotowall You always wanted to create quick graphics composition from a bunch of photos you have.. and now your dream came true! With Fotowall you can drag some pictures in the canvas, place them as you like, put a […]