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    Monthly Mass Uploader nag

    (as a disclaimer i'm not complaining, just dropping a healthy criticism on the uploader)

    Is a mass uploader coming any time soon? I'd love to go in and reupload all of my older stuff linked from my photobucket onto the site, but i've got about 90+ drawings to upload.

    A mass uploader would really help with that sort of thing, and i'm sure not just people posting in the cheer me up thread would appreciate it. As it is, the uploader is awesome but extremely clunky and time consuming, even for 2-3 images.

    Also while i'm at requesting, could we get the jpeg image size raised a bit? Mpegs allow 2.3 gigs of upload, while jpegs allow 537.1 KB. I feel like whenever I upload i'm constantly having to massage the size of jpegs and upload multiple times in in the already clunky uploader. It gets a bit frustrating at times.

    I'd imagine if just those two things were modified, a mass uploader, and slightly higher JPEG size, up from 537kb, we might get more people posting more often just because the system of uploading right now is a bit of a chore (compared to other sites).

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    Quote Originally Posted by ArtZealot View Post
    (as a disclaimer i'm not complaining, just dropping a healthy criticism on the uploader)

    Is a mass uploader coming any time soon? I'd love to go in and reupload all of my older stuff linked from my photobucket onto the site, but i've got about 90+ drawings to upload.

    A mass uploader would really help with that sort of thing, and i'm sure not just people posting in the cheer me up thread would appreciate it. As it is, the uploader is awesome but extremely clunky and time consuming, even for 2-3 images.

    Also while i'm at requesting, could we get the jpeg image size raised a bit? Mpegs allow 2.3 gigs of upload, while jpegs allow 537.1 KB. I feel like whenever I upload i'm constantly having to massage the size of jpegs and upload multiple times in in the already clunky uploader. It gets a bit frustrating at times.

    I'd imagine if just those two things were modified, a mass uploader, and slightly higher JPEG size, up from 537kb, we might get more people posting more often just because the system of uploading right now is a bit of a chore (compared to other sites).

    I say it all with love,
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    If you're using photoshop then 500kb or so is plenty, just save for web & devices. That's assuming you're using photoshop though. A mass uploader would be awesome.

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    i tihnk the size restrictions are fine personally. CFSL limits to about 200kb, and Wecook art limits to 258kb.

    But yea... i think weve passed atleast two promised dates for the damn uploader.

    at this point i dont care, and continue to believe that its just a sham, especially since there is a lack of communication about the progress of 4.0, no development log, and the community has continued to be neglected in lieu of TAD.

    Online art is really in the middle of a very unfortunate dark age with forums...

    Ide like to see more vocal developers who communicated with the community and show us some actual changes, even if they are in pieces. Ide rather see a few things change than to wait 3 more years for a "level up" that seems to always become evasive when the due date arrives.

    For me this is just a part of the list of things that are promised and pitched but neglected for whatever reason.

    No offense, but the last thing i want is to see this place become a toilet bowl. This place started me doing art, and i hope that in the future we can be a community that will inspire a new generation with innovation and such...

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    Guys chillax, ConceptArt.org 4.0 is on its way. Sit back and sip some tea fellows.

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    It's no big deal to me, but 4.0 was announced years ago. I think it caught a nasty case of the fuckits.

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    Well, I trust all of you have bought every single CA download and given all the support you can to the site? If yes, good.

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    I just want to be a part of a forum that is more active, up-to date, secure, and actively developed...

    i hope this is done, here or elsewhere... i dont care. I think in terms of active posting CA has most other places beat... but its a loosing lead.

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    Shouldn't the Job page be an indication to the evasive 4.0 update? I've bought a butt load of tutorials and the art book so I'm happy to say I've contributed to the betterment that is to come.

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Guys chillax, ConceptArt.org 4.0 is on its way. Sit back and sip some tea fellows.
I had to :<

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    Quote Originally Posted by Partisan View Post
    Guys chillax, ConceptArt.org 4.0 is on its way. Sit back and sip some tea fellows.
    It's been what... 4 years and counting that it's been on it's way? Hell, Diablo 3 will probably come out before Conceptart4.0 and that's saying a lot.

    "I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain."
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    At least they didn't switch to a buggy new site. Maybe 4.0 didn't quite work so well. I still think the uploader could be updated without putting what already works on the line.

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    The One Big Mob site was availabe for a while. It appeared that it was ready, or near ready to be launched atleast a year ago. I stumbled upon it some time ago. But i think Jason took it down.

    Anyways, i have a feeling that 4.0 isnt what we think its going to be... that could be a good thing... honestly i just want to see membership spike and an in gathering of some new talent into our community.

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