Features
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background transparent of the video.
I want a background transparent of the video.
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iPad users
For apple iPad Pro users we can draw with Apple Pencil also one option and kne with hand both options we can use
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lock items/props duration
eg. when you have more than one items on a scene, say you have 2 items first item duration is 2 sec and second items duration is 3 sec, and when you drag the main timeline to adjust the voice-over cli...
11
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LOCK your projects - So it can't be accidentally deleted.
We are worried we will accidentally delete a project while sleepy or not thinking. Currently there isn't a way to restore a project once it is deleted. So we would like to see the projects be lockable...
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'One-Click' Delete
It would be hugely more efficient if an asset was deleted as soon as we clicked the trash icon. At the moment we have to click again on the 'Are You Sure' box. This extra confirmation step is perhaps...
0
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Considered
"Actions" portion of Doodly
Can you somehow make it more obvious than the (very) slight greenish color of the "Layer" that has been selected? Could you outline the "Layer" in red or put a yellow dot in the corner or something? ...
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"Add New Path" button should be on top of lists of paths
In the path tracing tab, it would be more intuitive and user friendly to add the 'add new path' button which currently appears at the bottom of the list of paths, to move it on top of the list. When ...
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"Blind person" Character
Developing a presentation searched for a blind person character, to be able to tell a more visual story, and was not able find one. Anyone else would benefit from a blind man / woman character?
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"Browse file" should check for extension
In a well designed program, when an input file dialog or similar control, the program should check for extension (at least on Windows). Usually, a second option to see all files should be allowed. How...
14
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Considered
"Hand style" with just the marker/chalk, with no hand whatsoever
Please create a "hand style" showing just the marker/chalk, with no hand whatsoever. This would be an excellent feature...
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"None" as Default Transition Type in Video Settings
None is a possible transition type under Scene Settings, but not video settings. I do not like transitions, so I have to go in and select it in all scenes, which is very time consuming on longer video...
0
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"pop out" or enlarge actions for ease in moving things around
It might just be me, but I really struggle to move things around in the actions pane. It would be nice if it could be enlarged, or popped out to it's own mini-window so you can see more than two actio...
0
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Considered
"Search for" tool in Scenes
"Search for" tool in Scenes
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"Select all" gesture for a scene
Simple gesture, e.g., Ctrl-A, to select all the objects in a scene, e.g., to change all their properties at once. Backgrounds sometimes have many shapes. It's a pain to select them one-by-one to chang...
108
Votes
Completed
"Select next 100" option for multi-select in sharing
You recently introduced the ability to multi-select custom images for sharing, up to 100 images at once. However you did not include the ability to automatically select the next 100, as an efficiency...
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Considered
"You are about to remove..." pop up is a nuisance
Can I select a way to not have that box pop up? If I trash can an item, I want it gone and don't want to have extra clicks to do it.
3
Votes
Considered
(Over)Drawing Style without first erasing
Hello, in scenes with no hand, there is this incredibly nice overdrawing style, where Doodly simple overdraws every object. But as soon as you select a hand, it always erases with the finger or the...
0
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Considered
*MUST* have Command-H (Hide app) for Mac
Command-H ("Hide" under the Apple menu) has been a standard on Mac for 20+ years. Anyone who's a daily multi-app user has come to expect and rely on this shortcut for our normal workflow. It makes jum...
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2 suggestions to make creation faster
I love what your program does but 2 things that would really help would be 1. the ability to preview from where the position marker is on the timeline, instead of going back to the start, and 2. the a...
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3D wording
Hi there. Iam just suggesting that you add in more 3D words
8
Votes
Considered
3rd Audio Timeline (for sound effects)
I'd love to see a third audio timeline added, for sounds effects, such as whiteboard or chalkboard scribble, crashes, boings, screams, exclamations etc
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4K export
It would be a nice upgrade.
0
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4k video import an 4k export for custom assets
i need 4k images upload and 4 exports for clients adds on 4k tv to display in shops
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7 Life Skills to Teach Your Kids
These are seven points of life skills to teach kids how as early as before they go to school.
51
Votes
Considered
90 degree custom path turns
I'm an architect, and I'd like to draw custom paths over line drawings. When I do this from point to point and turn a corner,, the path tries to smooth out the turn. The only way I've been able to do ...
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A "built in" microphone section to record audio directly on Doodly as making videos!
I think it would make it a lot easier for customers by having a "built in" recording section on Doodly so we can voice record our voice live onto the video as we are making it on Doodly. Thanks!
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A better and fast way to select scenes, characters and props
The actual method for selecting images consumes a lot o of time first because we have to scroooooooooooooll seeing all images available (There is a big quantity of them in the plattform and growing) t...
9
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A catalog of assets to view your many assets available to new members.
To browse threw the assets on the little window to come up with ideas is daunting. I would like to scroll threw a full page version of all drawings available to use. even print out for use in a group ...
0
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Considered
A choice of a paw using the writing tool
I'm in the dog niche and it would be great to have a paw instead of a hand doing the writing!
3
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Considered
A Library of people and objects relating to voting, surveys, polls, etc.
A Library of people and objects relating to voting, surveys, polls, etc. especially in this election year.
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a pause time between erasing things like text
please can you create a pause counter so that when you put something on like an object or text that you want to be seen for an amount of time before being erased can been seen as I have noticed there ...
0
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Considered
A play button next to the job bars
If possible, add a play button next to the job bars so you don't have to go upstairs to have to preview it, like in Toonly.
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A private folder for imported images or sounds
I would like to save my imported images or sounds to a private folder instead of them populating into the main window. I am not sure the purpose of the last two buttons [ALL] [CLUB] [SHARED].
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A Realistic & balanced representation of ethnicity features... Please!
I am very new to doodly, “literally just over a couple of days old” The advertising campaign is working. Sadly, though, after signing up, uploading the software and looking through the images of ...
0
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A Save As feature
A Save As feature that would allow you to use one project as the basis of another, to save starting all over.
0
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A second microphone track.
A second microphone track would provide considerable benefit. Musicians may want to have two separately recorded instruments or possibly a VoiceOver track, as well as, an acoustic instrument track. Ri...
0
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Considered
Ability to add layers for different media
Let the people add as many as layers for different media he wants
0
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Ability to add multiple external voice-over Tracks
the ability to add multiple external voice-over tracks would make it valuable and easy for a person to control the timing of the scenes and the voice-over. currently, the voice-over can be added direc...
0
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Ability to add our images along with Doodly Images
As of now Doodly doesnt allow using our own images along with the images, Characters and other inputs given by Doodly. It helps a lot if it allows adding our own images as well, like in case of other ...
0
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Ability to add your own drawings
It would be awesome if users who have the ability to draw had the ability to add their own drawings to their doodly vids, to be able to better personalize videos for clients
0
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Considered
Ability to Anchor Audio Tracks to Video
Doodly has to have the ability to anchor audio tracks/files to the video slides like every other video production software. I need to add a 5 second voiceover to a completed video, to insert that I h...
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Ability to backup my doodly presentation files to my computer
Ability to backup my doodly presentation files to my computer instead of the cloud.
0
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Ability to change custom hand
Hi Doodly, would appreciate if you guys can add the ability to have a custom hand, and a template file maybe a psd to guide us on how to generate that needed files for it to work. I have an idea to o...
3
Votes
Considered
Ability to change the Opacity on background images
When importing an image we should have the ability to change the opacity of an image to allow the words and other images to stand out more.
3
Votes
Considered
Ability to color existing doodles based on paths
There are countless doodles in doodly, all colorless. If we can add colors to different parts like shirt, skin, hair etc based on "user customized paths" the output possibilities could be endless! Ple...
0
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Considered
Ability to concatenate templates
Some templates are great introductions - while others actually present content - I just wanted to concatenate them to save time...
0
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Ability to copy the entire image (after modifying the scene and adding texts) into another image tool like paintbrush
Took an existing scene and modified the items. Added few texts. Wanted to export the content of the scene (not the entire video) to another publishing tool like word, paintbrush, etc.
0
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Ability to create folders
I wish there is a way to create a new folder inside the project So we can create folders to upload our images and voice-overs in ti and after we finish the video we can delete the folders with one s...
0
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Ability to customize image upload folders
Doodly contains a custom space for characters and a second for assets. This allows for limited organization. It would be awesome if, in addition, there was a customizable folder-type setup for our ima...
0
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Considered
Ability to cut mp3 before uploading
Some mp3 like music have longer duration. Providing room for cutting mp3 before uploading to the server saves time and space.
0
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Ability to cut recorded and manipulate voice and music
Make it work in a similar way as it works in video editing software. You can cut Your recording or music. This way You will have more control over sound. During one track one portion of music it can b...
19
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Considered
Ability to Disable Elements in Scene
It would be great to create scenes with 'interchangeable' elements (props, characters, text) so that it would be possible to create similar videos but with specific variations
42
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Considered
Ability to disable individual draw paths
When creating intricate draw paths for a custom image, it would help considerably if specific draw paths could be disabled, so that additional draw paths could be created without interference
0
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Considered
Ability to do custom aspect ratio in pan and zooming
The present aspect ration is locked in pan and zooming. Please add an option to do a custom aspect ratio so that i can choose only a particular part of scene for start and exact part of scene for end....
0
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Considered
Ability to drag a property into 'actions' area
would like to have ability to drag a property into 'action' area into a sequence. This should bring the property into the canvas and the action area into your desired sequence.
0
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ability to edit "weight" of outlines on stock images
I notice that some of the images in Doodly are kind of weak and anemic compared with others. For example, if I start with the coffee shop scene and add people to it, for some of them (for example, Da...
0
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Ability to edit Audio in doodly
It would truly enhance the program, the ability to edit audio tracks with basic controls such as split.
0
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Ability to edit props
It would be wonderful if we could edit props the same way we can edit scenes. For example, when I overlay a pair of glasses on a character, the "arm" of the glasses that would be behind the character...
3
Votes
Considered
Ability to have background music and allow each scene to set the volume
Ability to have background music and allow each scene to set the volume. This is needed because you need to adjust the background music lower in certain scenes because of voice over.
0
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Considered
Ability to hide paths
When using paths in Doodly it would be useful to be able to hide some paths when doing editing so as to be able to clearly see and edit lower path layers
3
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Ability to highlight text and sections of an image
I would like to be able to emphasise text using a highlight option and also be able to highlight part of an image, eg I create interactive & printable puzzles and would like to be able to highlight so...
18
Votes
Considered
Ability to insert power poimt slide
Ability to insert power poimt slide so that we can explain in more cozy way..
0
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Declined
Ability to Lock an items Position and prevent it from being selected, deleted or replaced
many drawing/illustration tools allow you to lock layers or elements. this can be especially useful for static items that you do not want to move e.g. a background. a Lock check box in the propertie...
0
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Ability to lock position of text, props etc
I am constantly finding the order on the page changing especially if an item is highlighted, sl it moves.
0
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Ability to lock scene not to replaces scenes accidentally
In working process I replaced one scene with another accidentally. It happend nearly 10-15 times. Sometimes I found it very hard to find the right place of the scene again. We need a lock button. It w...
6
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Considered
Ability to open timeline, preview, tools, etc all in different windows so you can increase the size as large as you wish
Right now with all of the various tools, timelines, preview pane, etc. all tied into one window it makes it hard to see everything at once. It would be great to be able to open each tool as an individ...
0
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Ability to organize characters, props, scenes - or tag them with searchable metadata
As the collection of characters or props grow in an account, there is a greater need to be able to organize those objects in order to more quickly find them. This can be done in a variety of ways: ...
21
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Completed
Ability to play more than one sound
It would be great if we could play a music track for the background, have a narration, AND add occasional sounds effects as things happen in the video.
0
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Declined
Ability to record audio voiceover within doodly
Just like toonly, it would beneficial to be able to record audio voiceover within doodly.
0
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Declined
Ability to remove a scene or move it forward or backward in the timeline
When clicking on a scene user could move it by draging forward or backward.
0
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Ability to save scenes created for use in different projects without having to re-draw layers
Ability to save scenes created for use in different projects without having to re-draw layers This will enable any scene that was created to be saved on the fly and to be useable elsewhere in other p...
3
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ability to see the name of an audio track on the timeline
When an audio track is added, it would be really useful to be able to see the name of the track which has been added; especially if you want to add a second one of the same name.
0
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Ability to select line width on a path
When creating a manual path, it would be good to be able to select a pen width (or weight) for each path. When using the pathing tool for creating a realistic looking drawing, I often find that the l...
0
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Considered
Ability to Select Multiple Audio Files at Once
Give the ability to select multiple audio files at once, so they can be dragged together, thus keeping their timing. Should easily be done by holding control and selecting multiple audio files.
4
Votes
Considered
Ability to select only a part of image to get drawn
For example you need a man running up the steps but you want to used different steps. To be able to select only part of the path you want to draw, instead of drawing the entire image. (And no this can...
0
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Ability to set the weight of the line.
When I size a line I want the weight of the line to not change.
17
Votes
Considered
Ability to set time for each path in imported images.
I create explainer videos where I import images i draw in softwares like sketchbook and I need to set custom paths with their own time and delays so that I can explain different parts of a image. Exam...
0
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ability to share doodly files to co-work on them between two, or more, accounts
Being able to save the actual original doodly "construction file" before its exported to another format, making it possible to co-work on the same file via file sharing or just by emailing the file to...
0
Votes
Considered
ability to show an asset in a scene and then hide it
I'm trying to show a pointer to something on the scene and then make the pointer disappear and point to something else on the scene. This is not currently possible.
0
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Ability to trim recorded audio
Need to be able to trim recorded voiceover audio. (so if there's a blank few seconds of audio at the beginning or end, it can be eliminated.) Or so you can splice together the best voice over audio.
0
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Ability to upload voice over track as a separate file, and to keep VO tracks in a separate library from "Sounds"
The system should allow you to upload a voice over track that you have pre-recorded in a different program. This way, you can edit and add effects (like compression and limiting) to the file to make t...
0
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Considered
Ability to Zoom When working with paths
Working with detailed paths in doodly is difficult / impossible because the screen is too small to support it. Imagine photoshop without a zoom feature and you will understand what I mean
0
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Able to distort scale
Sometimes I want to change only the length or width of an object but the scale keeps everything in proportion. It would be really useful if you could say extend an object without altering another dime...
0
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Able to embed hyperlink
I plan to use my videos to promote registrations for my webinars. I would like to have ability to embed a hyperlink in my Call to Actions like "Register Now" or "Click Here to Register". The embedde...
5
Votes
Considered
Able to select delay durations to match voice over
i want a car to stat drawing at 1 min 15 seconds of my voice over as an example. with the delay and duration, it would be nice if i can give that direct timing of my timeline where i want it to start...
0
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Considered
Actions Pane - Stop Images from moving in Actions Pane after Send Backwards/Forwards, then Save
Actions Panel – Problem: Everything keeps moving back to the way it was, even after I have dragged the items into a new position. Here's an example: I have inserted several props. In the Actio...
0
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actions, tools, percentage of scene to be at 50 % or 25 % all the time
HI, when doing a new video, it would be great if we can keep the scene setting tools to 50 % or 25 % all the time. when i change to new scene, it going back to 75 or 100 percent. and for every scene...
6
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Considered
Add "custom background color" to Glassboard, similar to same feature already available on other backgrounds
BACKGROUND: Glassboard style is fantastic when simulating hand-drawn text (or images) on windows and similarly transparent objects. Because the hands are flipped and behind the text, it really nails ...
0
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Add a "Search" function for the Scene category
Please add a Search option for the Scenes category. It would be much faster to build videos if one could search for a particular scene.
0
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0
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Considered
Add a dramatic pause after period before starting next sentence.
Currently I have to do this by adding two different text objects side-by-side. It would be nice to have more control over this within a single text object.
0
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Considered
Add a face covering to images
In these funny old times many of the images I would like to use should wear face coverings. Be nice if it coukd be added
0
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Considered
Add a feature to the help drop down menu to make reporting an issue easier
Add a selection to the help drop down menu to make reporting an issue easier.
3
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Declined
Add a folder structure to my videos.
I would like to categorize and organize my videos in a better way than just a list. I can name videos like {category}-{name}, but it would be better to have a folder structure where you can create a h...
0
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Add a new command to cut the audio file that at the timeline
Can you add a new command to cut the audio file that at the timeline, then use The clipped segment to other scene
3
Votes
Considered
Add a new Export File Type - Animated GIF
This would make it much easier to embed presentations into web pages. At the moment I need to export as an MP4 then use a utility to convert.
3
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Declined
Add a text-to-speech Human Voice to Doodly
Creating videos with Doodly is amazing, but we need to add our voice or create the voice in separate app, load it and edit it with the Doodly video, which take time. If you can integrate the Text-To-S...
0
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Add a Voice Recording Feature to the Software
Would love if a voice recording feature could be added to the software to avoid having to record on a another device and upload to Doodly. Timing will be more intuitive with the voice recording being ...
47
Votes
Considered
Add a watermark with either text or logo to the video
Upload a graphic or enter a text to be shown permanently on the video.
0
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Considered
Add ability to fine-tune path tracing width mid-path
BACKGROUND: Currently when tracing the path for a custom/imported image, we place dots along the path and Doodly brilliantly connects the dots using splines to create a smooth animation. The GUI allo...