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  1. Tag assignment to the selected part of a photo

    Need a function to assign tag / name of the person not to the whole picture, but to the selected photo area.
    Useful if a photo contains a lot of people or some persons are unknown or when I need to mark some specific artificial or natural object (building, bridge, mountain etc.)

    24 votes
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    • allow option to "Replace image" with a better version, retaining catalog data

      we have some lower quality versions of images in our catalog, it would be nice to be able to quickly swap one out for another version-- migrating the category/keyword tags and other metadata to the replacement image.
      in this case, being able to locally browse for one, and then have a simple confirmation window (yes I want to replace the image, this will delete the old version, and all catalog and metadata will be inserted into the new image, etc, I confirm OK yes)

      49 votes
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      • with an image selected, and you resize the daminion window...

        With an image selected, and you resize the daminion window (move to a 2nd monitor and go fullscreen for example), the selected image would remain visible in the window, or the browser would shift until its vertically centered in the window.

        2 votes
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        • Hidden photos

          Option to mark a photo with a "Hidden" tag. Such file will not be displayed, exported, etc. without an explicit permission or manual un-hide, e.g. in the Catalog menu (option "Show/Hide hidden items").

          26 votes
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          • Support more 3D media formats

            We need the cataloging power for all our files: rfa, 3dm, rvt, dxf, obj, max, etc. most provide thumbnails to windows explorer & some even have OOTB tag data built in: we just need the power to organise them. AEC & Archviz needs something like this!!!

            6 votes
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            • find photos by coordinates

              picking a point on the map allows to select photos which gps coordinates are within a user-defined radius

              23 votes
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              • Develop Daminion into a Storybank tool

                It is way to easy to overwrite the description tag in Daminion. A good start would be to have the option of making the description tag one that cannot be changed in bulk. Daminion could have much wider use if it incorporated some of the story bank features of MerlinOne.

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                • Merge 2 catalogs into 1 or transfer pictures between catalogues

                  I created 2 separate catalogues for me and my wife. After all, it turns out that it would be better to have all in one. As we invested already a lot of time in tagging, it would be great if pictures could be transferred from one to another catalogue or merge them together.

                  29 votes
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                  • make option to have 'add files' import only new photos

                    When I add images from an SD card I sometimes prefer not to remove the photos from the card. However, when I import the next time, I end up with duplicate photos.
                    Add functionality to Daminion to check the existence of photos on import.

                    31 votes
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                    • Automatically assign new imported keyword tags to already existing synonyms.

                      Especially when importing tagged images from different sources you most likely end up with unwanted new keywords but with the same meaning in your Daminion Tag tree. Your existing synonyms will be ignored.
                      How about if Daminion would recognize already existing synonyms during the import and if a certain to be imported keyword already exists as a synonym, then automatically assign this synonym instead of adding the new keyword in the tag tree?

                      3 votes
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                      • Extra notes associated with a file

                        Each catalogued file would be associated with plain-text file containing any notes the user wishes to save, e.g. detailed workflow procedure. Now there's no place in Daminion to insert longish notes. Such text file would be launched in a separate window by pressing a button in the Properties pane; the text file name would follow the catalogued file name: for example IMG01234.jpg would be associated with IMG01234.txt file placed in the same folder.

                        7 votes
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                        • facedetection, facerecognition

                          don't know which effort it would be - but facerecognition like in picasa would be great....

                          83 votes
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                          • customized support of "unknown fromats"

                            - User defined customizing to assign user defined icons to the "not native supported formats". E.g., I can assign the "ZIP-Icon" and it will be shown in the Thumbnail View and not the "?"-placeholder
                            - Customizing to support the "unknown formats" in the tags of the Media Format. Now all different "unknown formats" are collected under the tag "unknown" and can't be selected by "ZIP", "TXT" etc.
                            - XMP sidecar files for all "unknown formats". This keeps all information independent from the database.

                            21 votes
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                            • No "Modal Dialogs"

                              No "Modal Dialogs" - Pop-up Windows "Assigning Tags, Tag Preset..." and similar one. All Information should be shown in the status bar. Modal Dialog Window only for error messages/to confirm something

                              22 votes
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                              • detailled status information

                                Detailed status information of all of the current activities in the status bar of the client and status information of all currently running actions, active users in the Server Administration Panel

                                12 votes
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                                • iOS Version of Daminion

                                  I would like to have iOS Versions of Daminion. So I can sit in front of my television and wor with my ipad on tagging pictures and e.g. assign color tags. etc.

                                  22 votes
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                                  • hotkeys customizable

                                    since in many cases it's faster to use hotkeys instead of the mouse it would be great to have more hotkeys available - or even better: customizable hotkeys...

                                    20 votes
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                                    • native support of Open Document Format

                                      The format of Libre Office and Open Office should to be supported and not any longer as custom, unknown media format

                                      19 votes
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                                      • Importing Files from Client to Server Folder specified in Daminion

                                        So basically what I want is, that if I sit on my Computer, (Client) I want to move files to a folder on the Server according to my Folder Structure and not to the default folder for imported files

                                        3 votes
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                                        • To fix known bugs before implement new features.

                                          Daminion has a number of bugs with different importance. Some of them are known a year. But Daminion Software prefers to implement new features. And official releases published at website (not test builds on forum) are have them all - bugs and features.

                                          This software is still very good and "pros" are more significant then "cons", but they will be accumulates. If Daminion will have much capabilities, but most of them will be with some annoying bugs users will start to find better software.

                                          55 votes
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