Tethered Shooting App Entangle 0.5.4 Released, Install in Ubuntu

Last updated on April 4th, 2019

Entangle, tethered camera control & capture software now is at version 0.5.4, which brings various bug fixes and improvements.

Entangle provides a graphical interface for “tethered shooting”, aka taking photographs with a digital camera completely controlled from the computer. Entangle 0.5.4 contains below changes:

  • Ensure thumbnail directory exists when saving thumbnails
  • Fix memory leak generating thumbnails from raw images
  • Add an appdata XML file for GNOME software center
  • Create a dedicated camera actions menu
  • Fix include of gexiv2 header files
  • Fix image selection for onion skinning in preview mode
  • Display selected image when cancelling preview
  • Fix empty tooltips on capture/preview buttons
  • Fix scaling for preview image in onion skinning mode
  • Increase emphasis of top image in onion skinning mode
  • Improve granularity of manual focus and add extra ‘‘ key accelerators for coarse focus
  • Fix leak of image exiting preview mode
  • Make progress toolbar button permanently visible

The GetDeb repository has built this release for Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise, Linux Mint 13/16. To install the app, follow the below steps:

1. Add GetDeb repository:

For Ubuntu users, download and install this deb.

For Linux Mint users, there’s an option under Software Sources -> Additional repositories to enable GetDeb/

2. Press Ctrl+Alt+T on keyboard to open terminal. Run command to update package lists:

sudo apt-get update

3. Install Entangle:

sudo apt-get install entangle

You can also use Synaptic Package Manager (available in Software Center) to install the app if you hate Linux commands.