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Re: i demand a honest answer - is autopano dead?

by Christian Stüben » Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:52 am

> GoPro may be acquired by the Chinese company Xiaomi. What would that mean to Autopano?
> See here: https://petapixel.com/2018/04/13/gopro- ... ed-company

This will mean ... Kolor software soon will be banned by Donald Trump as illegal fake software

No, not really. Just kidding.

Some time ago, when there were rumours that Kolor would be a part of Gopro, i really thought "hey, great, chances, chances, chances for faster and better product releases, more manpower in the development department". But what really happened has been ... nearly nothing. Product releases have been slowed painfully, and new features ... zero.

Autopano and Panotour still give me the best workflow, in some niche areas other products are good and excellent helpers, as ptgui for stitching and pano2vr for streetview.

I am hoping that if the Xiaomi rumours will be true, my old beloved autopano and panotour will have faster, more, feature rich product cycles. But my fears go the other direction.

greetings from germany
Chris

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Re: i demand a honest answer - is autopano dead?

by olivierbo » Mon Apr 23, 2018 9:25 am

Absolutely nothing. This is just an announcement!

Cheers,
Olivier

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