Features
Votes Idea Comments Date
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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.
3
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Polish fonts
I would like to ask you to add Polish fonts because It is impossible for me to create my videos.
3
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Add more Enter Animations
Enter Animation for a prop or character can select either "Draw" or "None". Please add "fly in bottom", "fly in left", etc. It's a simple addition; just pans the prop up or sideways from the bottom in...
3
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Camera movement on the same canvas
I know its a competitor but videoscribe feature of camera movement really adds depth to individual scenes instead of changing the entire scene having the ability to move from one drawing to another on...
3
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Import fonts directly from Windows 10 fonts folder
For some reason it is impossible to import fonts directly from the Windows font folder even if we run Doodly as an administrator in Windows 10. That is very bothersome, please make it possible.
3
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Doodly Community Content Sharing
It would be very nice if the Doodly community could share with eachother their own authored scenes, characters, props, music and perhaps even mods of existing Doodly content as Royalty-free content.
3
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Free Transform Of Images (like in Photoshop)
Right now resizing the images isn't ''free'', so a resize function similar to Photoshop ''free transform'' would make your program much more useful and mean A LOT to us users.
3
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Quick access to Scene
After adding few scenes time line becomes so long that many of scenes you can’t even see. You have to scroll and find. Not an efficient and quick way. I suggest this feature should be considered on ...
3
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Pushing hand
A hand and/or a finger that's pushing the image in the scene from outside, instead of drawing it.
3
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Farm/Ranch Pics
I need more farm/ranch pics, please. Crops, different kinds of grass, man/woman on horse, fencing, buildings, more diversity in ethnicity and ages. Thank you!!
3
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Towel Window Pane
Add towel to hand and wipe a window pane background to reveal outdoor scenes.
3
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Use partial props & Characters, have a crop tool
I don't always want to use the whole character, or the whole scene, or all of the prop. I wish I could crop out some elements.
3
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Increase the 1920 px limitation for importing image (because with the zoom we need more details)
For making video from a real drawing like this one : https://youtu.be/8RJz_AlFP2A It would be nice to import 3000 px picture. So we could zoom on the part of the drawing that is drawn.
3
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Arab character
The available characters should match and cover the diverse users and target audience of the videos. It would be great to have characters in traditional costumes for Arab male and female.
3
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Text erase and continue writing
Partially erasing a text and continue writing would be a helpful feature. For example, Write "Tethoscope" then erase backward to "Te" and then complete the word to "Telephone". I could not find an ea...
3
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Synching reveal paths to music
Just realised that if we could control the timing of the reveal paths within a complex diagram, we’d have an amazing tool to synchronise to a piece of music. I must ask the developers. ie, each reve...
3
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make End User License Agreement savable
When a new Doodly version is released, the user is shown an End User License Agreement dialogue and is prompted to check an "I agree" box before proceeding with the upgrade. However, it is more than ...
3
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Shorcut keys for Deleting scenes/objects and for play/stop preview
Hey! I am an editor for over 3 years in another program, and I love yours. To make my life easy and many others, I sugest you implement some easy shortcut keys for: 1. Deleting scenes, objects (delete...
3
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Preview features
Hello, It would be good to make the preview a bit more interactive. (1) Possibility to select the speed of preview. Like in Youtube where you can select different speeds 1, 1.25, 1;5, 2.0. adva...
3
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make floors a prop overlay area
I am a flooring manufacturing using the system for marketing purposes and I would like to replace the grey floors with input of our images. When I upload a prop of our floor into a scene and move it ...
3
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Separate the Drawings in an individual Scene within the Timeline
It would be nice if each drawing you add to a scene was displayed in the time interval on the scene in the timeline below. That way, when you add a voice-over and/or music and you want the drawing to ...
3
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bezier curve edit, node position edit, add/subtract node
when mapping your own image, it would be really helpful to. have a simple bezier curve editor to add more precise curves when needed. Additionally, closing a line to it's start point would be great t...
3
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Additional Images for Resellers
I buy Auction Items and turn around and Re-sell them in my Ebay Online Store. I am suggesting additional images to be considered for Re-Sellers to use. Additional Images: Camo Tactical Gear - Camo T-...
3
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Music sound volume automatically decreased when speaker sound is detected
Having a music track playing and adding narrating speech might be even better if the music track could (using an optional setting) be made to only use X% volume each time you speak.
3
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Asset Gallery
The Asset control on the left is very limited. With several thousand assets available in an Enterprise Membership its too limiting to only see 5 scenes, or 12 characters, or 18 props at a time. Sear...
3
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Custom Draw Paths - Default to edge of the Image
Can you make the custom draw path points snap to the edge of the image? It is very irritating trying to put them on the edge of the image and coming out with random slivers of the image that are not d...
3
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Toggle Layer (or assets) visibility in a scene
The possibility of temporary making a character or prop in a scene invisible or visible while you work on the scene. Sometimes when you place characters to overlap each other, achieving proper alignm...
3
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Consistency with image sizes
I'm finding some of the images a lesser quality file than others. For example all of the food plates are really small and if you make them bigger they become pixelated. Would be awesome if they were...
3
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Folders to organize uploads - also google drive access
It would be really helpful if I could organize my uploads in folders. Mailchimp has a great way doing it if you are looking for ideas. Also google drive access would be helpful.
3
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Allow different Erase Modes per scene
Can we have an option to set a different erase mode per scene instead of for the entire video? Many times, the hand is erasing a blank section of a scene (because I have drawn a blank rectangle to era...
3
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option to save raw file locally also
Please add a feature to save raw file locally as well as on doodly cloud. This may help us to work offline on existing file. Every time we go online it must sync our files to doodly cloud.
3
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fix voice to video position
It is crazy that all the time I add or change something in my video, I have to rearrange the voice or music snippets as well
3
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Ancient History
I am a teacher working online now with 6th grade students and teaching World History. This means we study ANCIENT times. As a teacher I am looking for a BUNDLE that would have hunter-gatherers, mammot...
3
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Increase 10mb audio file limit
As a user, I want to be able to upload more than a 10mb audio mp3 so that i do not have to split my 15min audio files into many parts to get them into my doodle.
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Export Image
I created a cool scene that I want to create as a poster, the problem being that I need a high resolution image. The highest resolution video that can be rendered is 4096 by 2304 pixels, which is okay...
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Ancient Middle Eastern Images - Important to Judaism/Christianity/Islam
I've noticed a lot of people asking for church related images of which I am in agreement. I would ask that in addition to those items already requested in another area, that images (or an image pack) ...
3
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Resizable Preview
1. Make scene preview resizable. 2. Can zoom edit windows for all the scene withour zooming again.
3
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Subtitle paragraph align
I hope can have Subtitle paragraph align setting to left, center or right option.
3
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Allow Simple Definition of Text Styles
A simple method of defining text styles (font, size, etc) would save a lot of time and allow multiple scenes to have a more consistent look. Maybe define simple paragraph styles such as in HTML such ...
3
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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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Have an option to remove the arm from the moving hand
This would speed up the image processing and avoid having an out of focus arm. I am sure the moving hand will still focus the viewer's attention. After all, you don't show the body!
3
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Scroll the Timeline With Mouse Wheel
Scroll the Timeline With Mouse Wheel when the Mouse Cursor is on the Timeline. Quality of life? :)
3
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Multiple project Windows
Provide the ability/option to have multiple project windows open at the same time, with the ability to move/copy/paste scenes and objects between them. As it stands now, you can copy/paste a scene be...
3
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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
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Reposition the tracks at the bottom of the screen
Hello, I have been looking more in detail to ergonomics of the app. As I am using more and more panning and zooming together with voice-over I run into the following problem. You can't see both the zo...
3
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Auto Shutdown PC
Please add Automatically shutdown PC after complete the rendering. My 8 minute video took 5 hours to rendering. Thank You.
3
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Cambio de idioma
Debería tener el programa una función para cambiar de idioma al español. No le entiendo a los tutoriales que vienen en inglés
3
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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.
3
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Uploading percentage
Need to have an option inside working area to see how much percentage has been uploaded to the server. This is very important as the user can easily see and get to know how much is the waiting time.
3
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More Backgrounds (that can be used for existing characters)
Having more backgrounds will make Doodly even MORE awesome. I think this feature could really set Doodly apart from other whiteboard animation softwares because all of them lack backgrounds. With back...
3
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Ordering of the TITLE column
Ordering of Title where we can either move the files we create up or down to define our own sequence? Or at least, it sorts the TITLE ascending or descending if we give an appropriate nomenclature for...
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Stick sound and effects to the scene
I am very frustrated when I set my effects and/or sounds on some middle scene. When I modify the length of previous scenes, all is lost! My effects and sounds stick to the time on the timeline instea...
3
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Adjust Timeline scale
To be able to adjust Timeline scale so that Timeline can be maximized or minimized and we can see more details of a (very) short clip and shorted a (very) long clip / Timeline.
3
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Disable increasing Draw time when stretch scene
When I make my videos I find it so hard to synchronize my voice-over with my scenes and when I stretch the scene to match the audio I realize that the drowning time was increased so I mush keep cha...
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keys to control audio
When I make videos I find it really hard to listen to my voice=over to be able to adjust the timing with the scenes and I have to relay on-scene preview in order to get it right and that takes a lot o...
3
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multi timer/multiple functions at the same time
to run 2 or more object / multiple functions at the same time to assign multiple images/text to one timer to do something while having another images/ text running at same time doing something else e...
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enable later object to be placed/drawn behind an earlier one.
As it stands, objects placed later in the timing by necessity have to be drawn over earlier objects. It makes sense to be able to place an object later, but have it be placed behind objects that are ...
3
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Customize the texts
Can you add a feature that allows us to customize some words into the text ex: I go to school with my friends I need to color the pronoun "MY" to attention the students
3
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Geometric Shapes
Prop category that are geometric shapes (lines, poly-lines, squares, rectangles, triangles, polygons, circles, ellipses, wedges) where the outline of the shape is also the draw path for the shape. Th...
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Stick FX to scene timeline
When i go back in an earlier scene and edit something which affects the timespan, i have to go through the whole video again to realign the panning and zooming effects in order for them to have the ri...
3
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To import power point slides into Doodly
This feature can help to convert ppt into animation video by click of import button.
3
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Remove an asset in middle of a scene
I think it would be great if you could set an asset to leave in middle of a scene.
3
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Asset animation
Be able to animate an asset in middle of a scene, make it flash or something to give it extra attention!
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Distribute Spacing
Would be really helpful if there would be a distribute spacing option so things can be properly spaced. It would give the whole video a more uniformed and finished look.
3
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Indian Languages support
It is not supporting Indian Hindi, Marathi and Malayalam languages and can be best if you copy paste options of texts. so that we can text in our other sources and copy and paste the text in Doodle f...
3
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web-based (online) version of Doodly
Hereby I propose to create a web-based (online) version of Doodly. This will allow to use Doodly regardless of operating system. It would be easier to maintain only one version online, than for multip...
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Voice-over creation positioning
Currently, the + sign for the voice-over creation is only visible in the first scene. If you are working on scene 30 and you want to create a voice-over for this scene, you first have to move to scene...
3
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SVG Imported Draw Path Improvement
Hi there! So I reached out to your support team because I was having an issue with one of my SVG files. It turns out that the Doodly program can only handle so many loaded draw paths. Now for a nube s...
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Context menu - right click, preview from this point
We have the ability to right click and add panning and zooming at a particular point. Also when the video is playing the play head shows us were we are in the video. We are able to preview a ful sce...
3
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Software en Español
Hello, I would like to know if you are thinking of adding the Spanish language in the software to facilitate the work of the members who speak this language, thank you and best regards.
3
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Toonly: New Design - Timeline for Layers
I would recommend a new Design: like Toonly, where the Timeline is used for the objects/layers and the panel on the right for the different scenes. -> that would make it easier to change the time and ...
3
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Hours spent on Doodly
Would be useful for invoicing purposes if Doodly showed you how long you've been working on the program.
3
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women in orthopaedic surgery
I am a medical student who is working in a project called Women In Orthopaedics. I find female doctors insufficient. There are not many characters. There is no female surgeons at all. So please creat...
3
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Remove the pop out display while taking voiceover
Hey, doodly team please kindly remove that preview pop-out feature while recording the voiceover. It actually very annoying just an exaggerated feature of no use. It creates problems while doing the v...
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Increase the default value of Extra time at the end
The number one problem in nearly all first Doodlys is placing text on the screen at the end of a scene, and jumping to the next scene before anyone can read it. If you would change the default value f...
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Men with beards
Adding characters with beards and musaches would be nice!
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Social Media Templates
Have different size templates for the various social media platforms: 1x1 for Instagram for example. Being able to easily switch between them would be even better. Thanks!
2
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Give More Screen Estate.
Minimize the menu bar. Keep unnecessary stuffs like name of the user, membership type in "about", Make the big Doodly logo smaller to fit the new menu bar. Put some useful buttons like "my videos", "...
2
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Colours for the Chalk
If we can have colours for the chalk option other than white, then it could look like charcoal when we make the colour black.
2
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Characters holding blank Signs
Have the characters holding blank signs so we can put our own text. some with happy expression some with angry protest expression.
2
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Option to disable/reduce motion blur on hand movement
Option to disable/reduce motion blur on hand movement as a setting
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Group characters in asset panel
It would be really helpful to have the characters grouped with all of their poses. So, all the poses of "ana" would be one icon, then you click on it to see all of her poses. Each character would be s...
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Assets List
We need a list of all assets. It is ridiculous to think we know what to search for in the search bar, and it takes forever to try to scroll through the slow updating list. There are some suggestions...
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Spacebar to play and other common keyboard shortcuts
Pressing spacebar to play is a universal keyboard shortcut. Also, some standard Ctrl-x, Ctrl-c, Ctrl-v shortcuts for cut/copy/paste would be most welcome.
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Replace the picture - keep the path
I draw a picture 1 created a path Now I like to update the picture (change Color), add a new part, etc without starting again to add the path!!
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Add erase option per asset to avoid unnecessary erase animation per asset
There should be an "erase" intro animation option to be on/off per asset and not for all the global scene setting. This will help to avoid unnecessary "erase" animation when some assets are on top of ...
1
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Change Line height and spacing
I am missing a feature to change line height modifications on multiple line text. Another nice design feature would be a way to change letter spacing for text.
1
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Duplicate item button
Add a function to contextual menu for individual objects that allows you to duplicate - would prevent us having to use the slow right click, copy, right-click paste process now in effect.
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Let the timelines move with the video replay
If the timelines moved with the video (if longer than the screen) so that you can see how much more video time you need to add/subtract or see when the audio stops. I made Christmas video and I needed...
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Assep Properties
Being able to right click on an asset to bring up properties, such as size and the name of the asset.
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Insert Blank Scene Anywhere
It would be nice to insert a new scene to the left or to the right rather than having to create one at the end and then dragging it into place. I've started duplicating a scene, deleting everything, ...
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Audio tweaks.
Be able to fade music audio at the end, even better keyframe audio levels so it could duck under words. Be able to slice and dice the voice over to replace bad takes,
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Draw scene after characters and props
Now inserting a scene removes al the content. It would be nice to draw some main characters and props first, and than filling the scene with a background Scene. Just as a regular painting is made.
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script treatment
I am a script writer, and it would be amazing if you had features, which included script treatments, ie so one could create a video for a producer, for example, and send a script treatment as part of ...
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Chiseling...
For "eternal truths" I would love to have a chiseling hand-movement integrated. So things may be "Written in Rock"!
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Export sequence of stills
Would like to see an export option to export the finished movie as a stills sequence (1 image file per frame. PNG, TIFF and/or DPX would be great as image formats). This is a common format in animatio...
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Sound Management
Hey Brad and Team: Love the product and the Master Class is super. I'm even excited about the new product just announced; however, what would make using Doodly much better than what it already is, wou...
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Draw rectangles to highlight sections of images
I need to call out items using rectangles. This doesn't work in Doodly right now because the available rectangles are filled and I can't use the line to create a rectangle because the aspect ratio is ...
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Make drawing and erase options specific to each prop
Can we have a hand to draw text but no hand when drawing props or uploaded graphics? The hand drawing a color picture is awkward.
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Show all scenes like slides in a gallery
It would make it easier to rearrange the order of slides if they could be in a gallery to drag and drop in sequence, rather than in the long timeline. That is hard to manipulate when you are working w...