Bloom is a desktop app that lets you upload your photos and videos easily and efficiently to Facebook, download albums, view your photos and some of your friends' photos.
You can upload photos to a new or an existing album, view your photos and some of your friends photos. It also supports Facebook pages in the PRO version
Bloom comes in 2 versions, Bloom (free) and Bloom PRO ($19.99 CAD ~ $15 USD). The 2 versions consist of the same file, to get the PRO version you need to buy a license
Bloom 3.4.8 resolves an issue with Facebook API changes with accessing photos and an issue with upload video size. It brings improvements in Exif handling.
Bloom 3.4.7 resolves issue when uploading multiple videos
Bloom 3.4.6 fixes issue with uploading videos: titles were missing on Facebook and it brings some UI improvements
Bloom 3.4.5 brings support for Windows 10 and fixes Downloading albums with special characters
Bloom 3.4.4 fixes upload videos bug caused by Facebook API changes, improves video upload UI and fixes other defects
Bloom 3.4.3 fixes authentication bug caused by Facebook API changes
Bloom 3.4.2 improves the different accounts a user has access to.
Bloom 3.4.1 sorts albums by creation date and fixes limits imposed by a bug in Facebook API on photos and albums.
Bloom 3.4.0 improves importing Exif data, now you can import IPTC fields and display them in any order you want with or without section and tag names, a feature Apple Aperture and Adobe Lightroom don't provide.
Bloom 3.3.1 fixes the issue of uploading photos to an existing album and improves the Export options.
Version 3.3 adds the ability to convert image formats, uploads now support multiple image formats (apart from JPEG, PNG, TIFF, BMP and GIF are now supported) and corrects many bugs.
Here are the main differences between the 2 versions:
|Price||Free||$19.99 CAD ~ $15 USD|
|Upload image quality||Basic 720px||Customizable up to 2048px|
|Import Exif Data||Yes||Yes|
|Supports Facebook pages||No||Yes|
|Convert image formats||No||Yes|
|Video uploads support||Yes||Yes|
|Proxy server support||Yes||Yes|
For a step by step tutorial click here:
- Click on the Buy Link on the top of the page
- The link will take you to Paypal
- Buy the product
- You will receive an Email with the serial number to use
- Go to Help menu -> Registration... and enter your Email and the Serial number sent and click Activate
- Your bloom version is now activated. You can verify that in the About menu.
|Bloom 3.4.8 Win 32||October 20, 2016||56 MB||
|Bloom 3.4.8 Win 64||October 20, 2016||68 MB||
|Bloom 3.4.8 dmg||October 20, 2016||71 MB|
|Bloom 3.4.7.tar.gz||October 20, 2016||70 MB||
Tested on Ubuntu 14