Release Notes

Version 1.8

  • Snapthread is now available to try for free! If you already paid for the app up front, you should continue to have access to its full capabilities (please contact me if that isn’t the case).
  • The photo library grid is now organized into Moments. Select all photos in a Moment with a single click.
  • Automatically generate a movie from your most recent Moment by tapping the new “auto” button at the top of the photo library view.
  • Visual enhancements, including a nice new icon!
  • Minor bug fixes.

Version 1.7

  • New title card styles! Choose from 15 unique backgrounds or create a basic title with custom colors.
  • Add multiple titles and rearrange them.
  • VoiceOver and Dynamic Type improvements.
  • Added link to privacy policy in Settings.
  • Crash fixes.

Version 1.6.2

– The app now processes video clips that do not contain audio channels (including Live Photos with effects such as “bounce”) without displaying an error.
– Resolved some rare crashes and improved overall stability.

Version 1.5.2

  • Bonjour! Ciao! Hola! Added localizations for French, Italian, and Spanish.
  • Snapthread now fetches the most recent edits of your Live Photos instead of the original unadjusted versions.
  • Fixed the bug that allowed you to re-organize your clips while your video was processing or exporting.

Version 1.5 (Landscape Support)

  • Added support for landscape Live Photos and videos
  • Export your final video in one of the following aspect ratios: 16:9, 9:16, 3:4, 4:3, and 1:1 (square)
  • By default, the app will letterbox/pillarbox videos in the opposite orientation from your final video (this can be turned off in Settings)
  • 3D Touch a video thumbnail to preview it before selecting it from your library
  • Mute all clips at once with the new “Mute Original Audio” toggle on the Add Music screen
  • Adjust the cropping area of your videos when you choose square format
  • Added option to auto-save videos to your Photo Library when you tap the “Share” button
  • Send feedback or leave an app review from the new Settings screen
  • New icon and improved design
  • Better progress reporting when downloading photos and videos from iCloud

Version 1.4

  • Add music to your videos! Choose from songs you’ve downloaded to your device or select from 20 unique soundtracks.
  • You can now mute individual clips.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Version 1.3

  • Now you can add a simple title to the beginning of your videos! Adjust the text color, background color, and duration.
  • The “add clip(s)” and “delete” buttons have been moved to a new toolbar above the timeline.
  • Improved VoiceOver support.
  • In addition to the play button, you can also tap on the video itself to play/pause.

Version 1.2

  • Added the ability to choose a specific photo album to search for videos
  • Fixed an infrequent bug that caused some Live Photo videos to be scaled incorrectly

Version 1.1

  • Live Photo support & increased duration limits! When selecting video clips, tap the filter icon to show these new search options.
  • New sharing options. Share your video or save it to your library using the standard iOS share sheet.
  • Minor interface improvements.
  • Faster exporting.