now appear on "The Plugin Site" sub menu of the Filters
menu (and not on the "PhotoWiz" sub menu anymore). The version
number is not displayed on the menu anymore, but on the about
when processing 16-bit/channel images in PSP X3 SP3.
No preview color
flashing and image colorization in PSP X3 anymore.
Press and hold flick under Vista/7 is
Window resizing problems.
Fix: Chroma Negative now works with 16-bit/channel
Fix: Pressing the ESC key sometimes caused
the plugin to not update the preview anymore.
Bug Fix: When typing in the edit box
of a slider the preview is updated after half a second.
Bug Fix: Double clicking a slider label
only updates the preview if the slider value was changed.
Additionally the focus is set to the slider.
Bug Fix: No progress bar flashing
Version 2.01 for Windows (January
The dialog size is saved
and restored. If you change the dialog size of one plugin,
it is also changed for all other plugins.
on Msvcr80.dll, which was not installed with version 2.0,
was removed from the 64-bit versions.
sliders replace the trackbar sliders.
Plugin Installer support more applications,
less options during installation and offers enhanced 64-bit
All files are now installed in the "The
Plugin Site" sub folder of the Program Files folder by
default. Additionally "The Plugin Site" sub menu
of the Start menu is now used for installation items.
Support for silent installation: If you
run the installer with the /silent or /verysilent command
line parameter, the installation will run automatically and
require no click. Plugin Installer will then automatically
install the plugins in every supported application that it
Version 2.0 for Windows (March 2009)
now available as 32bit as well as 64bit versions.
The 64bit versions work in Photoshop CS4 64bit under Vista
plugins are scriptable now. This means that their parameters
can be recorded in actions/scripts. They can also be
used as smart filters in Photoshop CS3/CS4.
New Color Blind
plugin that simulates red/green color blindness.
The BW plugin now has a dialog
and offer seven different black and white variations.
The plugin dialogs
are resizable and support XP/Vista visual styles now.
The Remove Transparency plugin
works correctly on greyscale images now.
Even if Data Execution Protection (DEP) is activated in
the Windows Control Panel, the plugins still work.
Improved compatibility with some
applications, e.g. preview scrolling now works in SignLab
and Image Analyzer.
The Plugin Installer was updated.
It supports 38 languages and several new compatible applications
as well as localized versions of Photoshop.
Version 1.0 for MacOS X (August
PowerPC Version: Works
with most applications (even in Rosetta mode on Intel-Macs)
Intel Version: Only
works with Photoshop CS3 and CS4 on Intel-Macs
The MacOS X versions were created
Foundry, which means some limitations compared to the
The plugins only work with 8bit
RGB images (and not 16bit RGB images)
There are no RGB2HSL and
HSL2RGB plugins, because of the intensive calculations.
The Sepia plugin offers different
controls and produces similar but not identical results.
The Windows version uses the HSL color space to achieve
the effects whereas the Mac version stays in RGB space.
Version 1.01 for Windows (June 2007)
New Chroma Negative
Windows Vista Compatibility:
PhotoFreebies now works
under Vista even if your computer has 2 GB or more RAM.
The color of the plugin dialog
was changed to bright grey
was added: At the end of the installation the Plugin
Installer tool will appear and let you copy the PhotoFreebies
plugins conveniently to your image application's plugin
Version 1.0 for Windows (File Date:
November 30, 2003)