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Yes the "Chosen to be implemented" Status is great and appreciated information!

I was thinking though that some of those features are much longer term projects and that a short list just to identify which of those items are planned for the next immediate release would be helpful, both for current users and potential users. I understand that sometimes it may not be clear whether a feature will be ready in time for an upcoming release but that the list just shows the features that are pretty much a sure thing. I'm sure everyone still like the occasional surprise slipped into the next releases too. :)

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"Coming in Next Release" section on VUO website???

I realize not all of the "Chosen to be Implemented" features have an exact schedule for which release they will arrive in but I was wondering once you know for sure which features are coming in the next release could they be added to a "Coming Soon..." or "Coming in Next Release" section under the Released tab? We're alway happy with surprise features being snuck in too but I often find myself scouring the Feature Request list to see if there is a solution coming solve a problem I'm running into. Then if it's not there I know I need to go vote on something. :)

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Chris commented on Team Vuo's Feature Request, “ Add extended support for USB (UVC) webcams

By "Extended Support" does that mean possible controls for...

  • Exposure Time
  • Aperture
  • Focus
  • White Balance
  • Brightness/Contrast/Hue/Saturation
  • Gamma
  • Backlight Compensation
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It probably does make sense for all of these device nodes to behave the same way.

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Maybe I'm misunderstanding the context of the initial feature request but I think there are 2 distinct reasons for using "Sub-Compositions" and each has it's own expectation for how events should flow.

1) To create a node set as a single node that can be added to the node library for repeated use in other compositions (transmit all events that come in through any published port)

2) To clean up and simplify a very busy or complex composition in the editor canvas (transmit only events that come in through that port) or maybe (transmit only events where the data has changed) so the nodes don't change behaviour when grouped.

I think if they were 2 separate features...

1) Save Composition to Node Library (the current feature)

2) Create Node Group (suggested feature)

I just brought the node group idea up in this thread. https://vuo.org/node/642 Would that make things more straight forward?

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