• What’s new

    Expand the capabilities of Image-Pro

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    System Improvements

    Better Performance

    Better Performance

    3X faster startup time over v9.1
    100X improved handling of very long sequences (tens or hundreds of thousands of frames)
    3X to 4x segmentation speed improvement using Smart Segmentation

    New Dark Mode

    New Dark Mode

    For an easier viewing experience in low light environments a new Dark Mode is available from the applications options dialog located in the File menu.

    Japanese language version

    Japanese language version

    Now serving our colleagues in Japan with a local language version fully translated along with context menus and tooltip dialogs.

    User feedback portal

    User feedback portal

    From the Help menu, three new options make it easy to send comments straight to Media Cybernetics as feedback, problems, or feature requests. We made it easy because we want to hear from you.

    One-Click Alignment

    One-Click Alignment

    Adjust 3D stack alignment to a single object or group of objects that remain consistent throughout the stack. Simply draw an ROI around the object and select Align by Feature from the Process menu.

    Improved Tiling and Stitching

    Improved Tiling and Stitching

    Instantly open a set of images into the mosaic tiled view when sufficient metadata is available. In addition, now make mosaics from BMP, PNG, JPEG, and TIFF formats.

    Measurement label updates

    Measurement label updates

    Measurement labels now auto-size to fit into the view without overlapping. Additionally, users can now manually select labels (outlining the selected object) and reposition them, dragging a callout line from the original anchor point.

    New pointer options

    New pointer options

    Arrow & hand pointers, point symbols tools, and new options for group/ungroup, move back/front now available. In addition, more easily adjust point or arrow symbol display properties on a per-symbol basis.

    Class colored labels

    Class colored labels

    Turn on the class coloring for labels and more easily identify each object by the proper class.

    Count/Size identifies inner borders

    Count/Size identifies inner borders

    Count/Size now has the inner border of objects outlined in a dashed line rather than a solid line. This makes interior regions much easier to distinguish from object borders and also works well when multiple threshold classes are being counted.

    Batch processing groups

    Batch processing groups

    New grouping and sorting option in the batch dialog so you can easily group by folder, extension, custom index and more. You can also select a custom Image-Pro Premier App to utilize Batch Processing.

    Additional updates

    Flexible Automatic Updates

    Now at program start-up Automatic Update will give you the option to download any available update immediately, or in the future, without forcing you to update at the time of install.

    Expanded Licensing Wizard

    Now able to add additional seats to a network license, add the capture module to an analysis only base product, and be displayed localized Japanese.

    Visible Maintenance dates

    Maintenance Dates are now visible on the About Dialog and will count down the number of days remaining on the plan. Renewal of the Maintenance plan is available at any time.

    Resolved Software Issues

    Image-Pro Premier 9.2 is an important release for resolving software issues. Greater stability was one of our main goals when approaching this new update and we believe you will notice the difference.

    What’s new in version 9.1

    Expand the capabilities of Image-Pro

     

    Enhancements and Improvements

    Apps are now available in version 9.1

    Apps are now available in version 9.1

    Apps offer easy step-by-step workflows that walk you through your image analysis application without distraction. Complex image analysis tasks can be simplified down to one or two clicks. Examples include: Circle Finding, Fiber Separation, Wound Healing, Otolith Analysis, etc.

    Always Know When Live Preview is Running

    Always Know When Live Preview is Running

    Running Live Preview with your digital camera can utilize system resources. With Image-Pro Premier 9.1, you'll have visual indicators when Live Preview is running to prevent it from running unnecessarily.

    Colocalization Analysis Tools

    Colocalization Analysis Tools

    Analyze colocalized channels; Perform parent/child analysis, analyze within specific regions and more. No other software has colocalization tools this complete and user friendly. Image-Pro Premier 9.1 gives you the power to save and record settings for reproducible and accurate results every time.

    Smart Segmentation Training

    Smart Segmentation Training

    Train your Smart Segmentation recipes over multiple images to provide the best possible segmentation and count/size results. This innovation helps you automatically segment difficult images. Train the segmentation using measures of intensity, morphology, color and background automatically.

    Learning Classification

    Learning Classification

    Classify objects by color, size or other parameters. Adjust and improve your parameters.
    Ideal for segmenting dyes of similar colors and other challenging segmentation problems

    Polygon Nudge Tool

    Polygon Nudge Tool

    Easily adjust the size and shape of irregular ROIs and Measurements with the Polygon Nudge Tool. The new nudge options in v9.1 are essential to most users as manual measurements and regions of interest can sometimes be the only way to outline the areas you want to isolate or measure.

    Merge and Close Counted Objects

    Merge and Close Counted Objects

    Use the Merge and Close tools to manually combine neighboring objects when using automatic segmentation and counting tools. This object adjustment gives the imaging professional another tool in the toolbelt to manually control objects with incorrect outlines due to an inconsistent object morphology or automatic splitting errors.

    Grow or Shrink Counted Objects

    Grow or Shrink Counted Objects

    Use the Grow and Shrink options to adjust the size of your counted objects. Select individual objects or use the Select All option to grow or shrink all objects. This object adjustment can be used in a variety of ways to grow all the objects in an image that were under-thresholded or growing an object region to include an outer membrane for measurement.

    Measure Incremental Distances

    Measure Incremental Distances

    Automatically measure incremental distances between two irregular edges to quantify changes in surface size and shape. Any bonded materials, manufactured parts, membranes, or thin films can benefit from this new analysis tool for measuring thickness between two lines or concentric circles every so many given pixels. Easy to use with immediate results.

    Create Customized Reports

    Create Customized Reports

    Edit report templates with user-friendly word processing tools. Customize with your own graphics and text. Create and edit report templates with user-friendly word processing tools. Customize any number of templates with your own graphics, tables, and text.

    1-2-3 Batch Processing

    1-2-3 Batch Processing

    The popular batch processing feature in Image-Pro Premier 9 is now even easier to use. Three simple steps guide you through selecting your macro to loop, choosing your images or folders, and starting your batch process. Batch Processing has never been this easy.

    EDF Test Strips

    EDF Test Strips

    Preview EDF settings options to save time and ensure best results when creating in-focus images from a z-stack. Premier 9.1 improves upon the past with the latest version of this helpful feature. Choose the best EDF settings options by simply choosing the best result from the test strips.

    AutoRecover Means You Never Lose Work

    AutoRecover Means You Never Lose Work

    Recover unsaved and modified documents in the event of an application failure via the AutoSave/AutoRecover function.

     

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