Do you think small / short animated Gif (example below) or videos will be OK ? I assume it’s easy to allow.
And if no, why not ?
Why not let users and/or artists also add link to homepage / instagram / band camp/ wiki etc. I know some artists have links in Roon, so why not let this also be a matadata field we can add.
Also it seems to me one can edit picture in Genre. It that by intention ?
Can you also explain if the album editor is only local or universal ?
The GIF idea would be a cool optional idea for what Tidal and Apple Music are doing.
If this is enabled it absolutely has to be optional. My toggle would remain off in perpetuity.
I can’t imagine anything worse than a grid of animated avatars on the ‘My Artists’ page.
I love the idea of being winked at by a deepfake Henry Purcell.
Would love this feature but I agree it would need to be optional because some people don’t like it.
An option in settings to allow animated art would be fantastic.
Be careful what you wish for
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Yes this is indeed very creepy.
The ones on Apple Music are not, they look really cool. Album art ditto.
This was exactly what I was thinking about when I posted. These images are deep in the uncanny valley.
Reminds me of a forum I visit which had a trend for animated avatars for each poster. Easily turned off in the browser I used at the time (Firefox) which had a setting to let them run through once then stop. It is a terrible feature suggestion and must be made optional in settings if implemented.