IMAGinE Measures

Description

A picture is worth a thousand words! This powerfull application let's you draw measures and dimensions on a photo. After photos are marked up with measurements, they can be send to anyone, or exported to the media gallery.

An indispensible tool for construction workers, engineers, architects, carpenters, real estate agents, auction sellers, ...

Draw

Organize

Share

No more need to draw your sketches on paper. Add dimension arrows, angles and text boxes directly to a photo. Or draw free-hand annotations. Name your drawings and organize them in folders. Share your sketches with other people. Send them by email or bluetooth or export them to the media library of your phone.

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Features

Sketch

  • Use a photo from the media library of your phone or take a new photo with the camera
  • Dimension arrows: 5 types.
  • Angles
  • Text boxes to point out details.
  • Draw free-hand annotations.
  • Metric and imperial units: m, cm, mm, yd, ft, in and ft-in.
  • Different colors for arrows, angles and text boxes. Use the color that's the most visible on the picture or use a specific color for specific purposes.
  • Graphical indication of the dimension that will be moved, edited or erased.
  • Zoom function to zoom in on specific areas of the photo. Very useful when objects are close to each other.

Organize

  • Custom photo names.
    By default, the photos are named for the current date and time. Long-press the photo to pop up the context menu that allows you to rename the photo.
  • Folders.
    Organize your drawings to folders and sub folders to keep an overview by project, customer or location.

Share

  • Share full size photos with measures and dimensions.
    If the original photo is still available, the measures and dimensions will be drawn on the original photo so you can view or print it full size. If not, or if the original photo requires to much memory, the scaled down version used in the application will be used.
  • Multiple drawings and folders.
    You can send multiple drawings and folders at once.
  • Multiple formatsYou can choose to which format the drawings will be saved. Currently IMAGinE Measures support JPG and PDF format

Version history

  • Version 3.7.0
    Bug fixes:
    • Export, share and save on Android 4.4+.

    New Features:

    • Option to generate one PDF per folder containing all selected photos of that folder.
  • Version 3.6.0

    New Features:

    • Copy of drawings and folders. In the main screen, long press the drawing or folder and select \'Copy\' from the context menu.
  • Version 3.5.0
    Bug fixes:
    • Import of backup with sub folders.

    New Features:

    • Save drawings to external SD card.
    • Spanish localisation.
    • Chinese (simplified) localisation.
  • Version 3.4.0
    Bug fixes:
    • Size of annotations on generated PDF documents now approaches the size on device.

    New Features:

    • Organize your drawings in sub folders.
    • Add annotations to uni directional arrows.
  • Version 3.3.0
    Bug fixes:
    • Some minor bugfixes for PDF generation.

    New Features:

    • Undo/Redo functionality.
    • Send photos to IMAGinE Measures from other applications that allow you to share photos, like the Gallery app, and edit them right away.
  • Version 3.2.0
    New Features:
    • Share/Save drawings to PDF.
    • Caching of license check result to allow users to use the app without internet access.
    • Russian localization (translated by chuk-75 and mas-slon)
  • Version 3.1.3
    Bug fixes:
    • Fix for Android 4+ devices that have hardware acceleration turned on by default (like Galaxy Nexus).
    • Fix for short multi-line text of text boxes.

    New Features:

    • Hardware acceleration is now turned on for Android 3+ devices.
  • Version 3.1.2
    New Features:
    • Text boxes now show any charachter, including dots, slashes, ...
    • Text of text boxes can be multi-line.
  • Version 3.1.1
    Bug fixes:
    • Fix for some devices (like Asus EEE Pad TF101) that didn't show the zoom circle.

    New Features:

    • New preference to always use a scaled down version of the photo while drawing. Activating this option will reduce memory usage but does affect the maximum zoom level.
  • Version 3.0.3
    • Memory usage improvements while generating thumbnail.
  • Version 3.0.2
    Bug fixes:
    • Fix for HTC devices with high density screen.
  • Version 3.0.1
    Bug fixes:
    • Failover solution when loading full image requires to much memory.
  • Version 3.0
    Bug fixes:
    • Fix for some Android 4.0 devices.

    New Features:

    • Introduction of pinch-zoom and drag mode.
    • Integrated help on general usage, drawing objects and special modes.
    • New "No Edit" mode to block editing and moving a dimension while drawing. Especially handy for drawing free-hand text.
    • Dotted line style for free-hand drawing.
    • Back key hehavior has changed.
    • New preference to set the default dimension unit.
  • Version 2.6
    New Features:
    • 2 new arrow types: half open arrow and right angled arrow.
    • Fore- and background color of text boxes can be specified, including transparent background.
    • Ability to add additional comments to arrows. The comment will appear below the dimension.
    • New option to always show the text of all arrows horizontally.
    • New setting to make a copy of the original photo at creation time. This ensures you'll always be able to export/share high resolution photos, even when the original has been deleted or moved.
    • New option to replace the photo of a drawing. If the export or share function uses another photo because the original has been moved or deleted, use this option to restore the situation.
  • Version 2.5
    New Features:
    • Possibility to backup and restore data.
    • Fixed incorrect result message when saving to the internal SD card ('Failed' on success and 'Success' on failure).
  • Version 2.4.2
    Bug fixes:
    • Fix to save pictures to the external SD card.

    New Features:

    • Memory usage improvements to save and export photos in a higher resolution.
  • Version 2.4.1
    New Features:
    • Gallery bucket (folder) when exporting photos can now be customized. By default this bucket is 'D-Measures' but can be modified in the settings.
  • Version 2.4
    New Features:
    • Save pictures to a folder on SD card.
    • Application can now be installed/moved to SD card.
  • Version 2.3
    New Features:
    • New preference to disable the automatic text orientation of arrows. This allows you to change the text rotation by switching the pointers of an arrow.
  • Version 2.2.1
    Several bugfixes
  • Version 2.2
    New Features:
    • New preference to disable one-finger creation of dimensions on multi-touch capable devices.
    • New preference to specify the default dimension type (arrow, angle, text box or free-hand) and sub type.
    • New preference to specify the default color of new dimensions.
  • Version 2.1
    New Features:
    • New preference to specify the thickness of the dimensions. This is a global setting that will automatically apply to all future and past dimensions.
    • Memory usage improvements for Android 3.0+ devices.
  • Version 2.0
    New Features:
    • New and improved layout.
    • Introduction of free-hand drawing in addition to arrows, angles and text boxes.
    • Graphical indication of the dimension that will be moved, edited or erased.
    • Trial version has become a free version without a trial period but with ads.
  • Version 1.4
    Bug fixes:
    • Fixed the orientation of pictures on tablets.

    New Features:

    • Possibility to import data from trial version in full version.
    • Trial version is enabled if full version is installed.
    • Multi-touch in no longer required. Long press with one finger is now an alternative to the original two finger touch to add a new dimension.
    • New preference to specify the JPEG quality of exported and shared pictures.
  • Version 1.3
    Minor bug fixes
    New Features:
    • New setting in settings menu to force addition of a the newly taken photo to the Gallery. Use this setting if your camera application doesn't do this automatically and an old or no photo is displayed in the application after taking a new photo.
      Warning:
      If you enable this setting, the orientation of the photo may not be available and the photo might be displayed upside down.
  • Version 1.2
    Bug fixes:
    • Fixed issue with orientation of photo. Upside down photo's will now appear upright when viewing, exporting and sharing.
      Important note:
      This fix only applies to new drawings, existing drawings will still have this issue.

    New Features:

    • New option to reset unit from dimension to none.
    • Apostrophe and quotation mark added to virtual keyboard.
  • Version 1.1
    Bug fixes:
    • Fixed issue with thumbnail generation.
    • Improved information on memory problems when using large photos.
  • Version 1.0
    Initial version.