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  1. Improved Color Picker

    Improved color picker like in PyxelEdit. With Shading, Lightness, Saturation and Hue.

    Example: http://i58.tinypic.com/p3tl5.png

    17 votes
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    • Does the latest Pixen version really require 10.10?

      Hi,
      The latest upadte brings some interesting features, but it is not backwards compatible with previous OS X versions.

      I can't update to 10.10 for several reasons. My specific iMac model and GPU has issues with this release and it hasn't been and probably will never be fixed by Apple. They care more about adding Emoji support, thant to fix GPU drivers for a mid-2011 model.
      In gerneral, people have a lot of troubles with Yosemite. So please, can you bring back the compatobility with older systems?

      3 votes
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      • Scatter brush

        Could you maybe add a scatter brush or a spacing/jitter option to the brush, as it would be extremely useful for use with certain patterns.

        3 votes
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        • Ruler

          Something like the photoshop ruler.

          3 votes
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          • 3 votes
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            • smaller file size

              Pixen files get pretty big, is there a chance what is 20kb in Photoshop can be at least under 20mb in Pixen?

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              • Pasting needs to be more logical

                currently pasting makes a new layer. This would be quite handy if the new layer was above the one you are working on but it pastes at the top of the layer stack. Would be nice if there was a "paste into" function to paste into marquees.

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                • user editable shortcuts

                  If I could change all the shortcuts to muscle memory of Photoshop, it would speed up my use of Pixen.

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                  • better colours on Animated GIF

                    Not sure if you guys are aware of this but Pixen outputs slightly different shades of colour when exporting animated GIF. ITS HIGHLY ANNOYING Thanks ;)

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                    • frames need less sensitivity for dragging

                      This is really a wacom issue but selecting a frame often accidently drags it. THIS IS HIGHLY ANNOYING. I now use Apple + Arrows, which is fine, but only because I'm avoiding messing up the frame order by accidental drags. ALSO: frame duration, mission impossible to change this with wacom.

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                      • create sprite sheet / export sprites from single image

                        This idea may be similar to another already posted idea but this is what i like to see.

                        When creating a single image i like to be able to register a selection, give it a name and continue editing. After creating my sprites, registered them all and gave them a name i want to export all sprites from this single image to (PNG) files with the given names. for example: i created a helicopter, tree and a ball and named theses. After exporting the sprites i want these files on my disk:

                        helicopter.png
                        tree.png
                        ball.png

                        Now i can process them…

                        3 votes
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                        • Measuring

                          Instead of having to count out pixels there could be a measuring tool. So if we wanted to make something 8x10 pixels we could use the tool to measure the sides.

                          9 votes
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                          • bugs in the palette widgets

                            While editing a sprite, the frequency palette may miscount colors used, displaying incorrect results.

                            When changing a palette index's color, it may appear incorrect in the frequency palette, and cause miscounts.

                            The only way to refresh the frequency palette is switching between it and the recent colors widget.

                            When switching between the recent colors widget and the frequency palette, the frequency palette may display incorrect colors (typically after changing a palette index's color)

                            After double clicking on a palette index within the frequency palette, it is not easy to exit the palette editing mode. (E.g cannot "deselect" the palette index…

                            8 votes
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                            • A Lighten/Darken Tool

                              It'd be neat to have a tool that, when applied to a certain area (perhaps selected or clicked on), lightened or darkened the values of the pixels, making shadows or highlights an easier task. The new values could then be added to a category based on a certain color in your palette. For example, you click on a yellow pixel with the darken tool, you get a mustardy color, and in your palette you have that darker value next to the original yellow. These colors stay together in the palette. Click that new color, and it becomes darker, etc.

                              52 votes
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                              • Scaling canvas not scaling all frames

                                Only the current frame gets scaled. Is there a way to resize all of the frames?

                                Also, if you try to export to a animated GIF image with different frame sizes (as I took a while to notice the scaling problem), Pixen will freeze.

                                7 votes
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                                • Create a new layer from an existing image / import images in the current project

                                  I would like to import an image I already have on my filesystem as a layer in the project I'm working on. I don't think this is possible at the moment?

                                  4 votes
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                                  • 5 votes
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                                    • Reference views

                                      It would be cool if you could select an image on your file system for reference. At the moment I'm using Preview to display the image, but that won't allow me to pick colors from that image.

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                                      • Pixen Quick Load Save Files in current Image/Animation

                                        Can you please add a "Library" section like Adobe Flash CS6 so we can add certain pictures to the current image/animation

                                        12 votes
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                                        • Save export options

                                          After using "File > Export" or "Animation > Export...", it would be good if the next time already showed the previous options (file type, name, etc).

                                          It would be important that this information was kept on the pxi/pxa file, not as a global configuration.

                                          5 votes
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