DCP-o-matic is a free, open-source program to generate Digital Cinema Packages (DCPs) from videos, images and sound files. This means that you can create content to play on DCI-compliant cinema projectors.
It will run on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.
20th January 2015
DCP-o-matic 1.77.0 was released. This version includes:
- A full 36-bit (12 bit-per-channel) colour path through DCP-o-matic when high depth sources are used.
- Updated fr_FR translation from Thierry Journet and Lilian Lefranc.
- Updated de_DE translation from Carsten Kurz.
- Fix for slipping audio sync on DTS-encoded audio tracks in some cases (#352).
- Fix for incorrect read of some video files from iTunes (where they come up as being at 90,000 fps).
- Fix for parts of content at presentation times less than zero being played in certain circumstances (#418).
- Fix incorrect behaviour of "Down" button (to move content later in the list).
- Fix snap on the timeline to work properly when butting bits of content up to each other.
- Fix for long hangs at 99% complete when encoding files with large trims.
- Fix for a crash when dragging things in the timeline (and possibly at other times).
- Fix for incorrect subtitle timing when sources are trimmed.
- Fix for crash at 99% encoded in some cases.
- Fix for over-sensitive error checking in some cases.
- Fix problems with downloading projector certificates on Windows (#442).
- Make a considerable number of crashes give more useful error messages.
- Display sample aspect ratio for video content that declares it.
- Stop Cancel in the Add Cinema dialogue creating a new (empty-named) cinema (#449).
- Add ‘Copy as name’ button to copy the ISDCF name to the editable field in the DCP tab rather than the hack which copied it when ‘Use ISDCF name’ was un-ticked.
- Remove default scale configuration option and instead guess the initial scale from the content's size and pixel aspect ratio.
- Allow bypass of digest calculation for image sequence content.
- Allow bypass of colourspace conversion (#266)
- Rename “Add folder” button to “Add image sequence”
- Move “Keep video in sequence” button into the timeline window.
- Add Pause button for all jobs (part of #344)
- Remove code to load old DVD-o-matic configurations, as it's not well tested.
- Speculative fix for hangs at the end of encodes when using 3D content.
- Increase maximum allowed JPEG2000 bandwidth.
Thanks to Mike Blakesley, Carsten Kurz, David Nedrow, Thierry Journet, Mark Rolfe, Lilian Lefranc, Manuel AC and Elad Saad.
Eight new supporters have been added since 1.76.0: thanks to Eric Audurier, Maxime Estoppey, Patrick Haderer, Гуляев Михаил, David Nedrow, Jerome Cohen Olivar, Richard Turner and Johannes Wilbrand. Download it from here.
20th October 2014
DCP-o-matic 1.76.0 was released.
This version includes
- Update to nl_NL translation from Cherif Ben Brahim.
- Fix discovery of encoding servers to work more reliably.
- Fix loading of Targa files.
- Fix non-update of audio gain when changing the content selection.
- More fixes to some i18n on OS X.
- Fix crash on exit when the preferences dialog is open (on OS X).
- Fix server certificate downloads on OS X (#376).
- Allow separate X and Y scale of subtitles.
- Copy current ISDCF name into the film name when ‘Use ISDCF name’ is un-ticked.
- Fix hidden advanced preferences button in some locales (e.g. de_DE).
- Improve behaviour of batch converter window when it is shrunk (#338).
- Write <Creator> tags to CPLs with the creating DCP-o-matic's version number.
- Drop a hint when there is may be a better DCP container option than that currently selected (#392).
- Add a copy button to the preset colour conversions dialogue (#399).
- Fix missing ‘no stretch’ and ‘no scale’ options in defaults preferences.
- Allow drag and drop of files onto the content panel (#395).
- Possibly fix OS X crashes when doing audio plots.
- Some i18n fixes.
- A couple of other small fixes.
28th September 2014The Kookaburra Outdoor Cinema in Mundaring, Western Australia has just been added as the 100th user on the users' list. It's nice to have you all! If you use DCP-o-matic and would like to be added to the list, please get in touch.
29th August 2014
DCP-o-matic 1.73.0 was released.
This version includes:
- Fix for unexpectedly lost bits of content (10 minutes from the end of files, for example)
- Updated de_DE translation from Carsten Kurz.
- Updated fr_FR translation from Grégoire Ausina.
- Fix buggy trimming of content when overriding its detected frame rate.
- Fix various strange behaviours with translation of the KDM email in preferences.
- Fix missing translations of some UI parts.
- Fix to fetching of Doremi certificates with imb- filename prefixes.
- Hopefully fix random crashes (especially during encoding) on certain versions of OS X.
- The optional <Hash> tags are now written to CPL files to try and make Technicolor happy.
- A new ‘default scaling’ option in preferences.
- Allow changing of timing properties for many pieces of content at the same time.
- Add KDM email BCC option.
Thanks to Carsten Kurz, Grégoire Ausina, Will Meadows and Jamie Rokovetsky. Download it from here.