Release Notes: This is a comparatively minor update to the stable 0.9.x series. It does not contain the many cool new features and big changes in the git repository, because they're not stable enough yet. Nontheless, it contains 272 commits over the previous release, mainly concerning sse optimization for several plugins (increasing processing speed), updated translations, more presets for plugins, and a lot of bugfixes. An update of the libraries libraw/rawspeed brings more supported cameras and more basecurves and clor matrices.
Release Notes: This release has much faster image loading due to rawspeed, lots of performance improvements in the caches and pixel pipelines, and GPU computing using OpenCL for a lot of common plugins. The collection plugin was overhauled. A metadata editor was added. Demosaicing is now faster and done in floating point. Experimental HDR support was introduced via bracketing and tone mapping. Flickr uploading was added. Two new languages were added: Thai and Japanese. Lots of new color matrices and white balance presets were added. Lots of bugs were fixed.