Just spent 2 hours tring to upload photos using the new "standard" uploader - total garbage.
It's awkward to use, more time consuming and constantly crashes - run time errors.
Never had a problem with the old verson, classic case of don't change it if it ain't broke.
There is currently a issue with some photo features on the Sell Your Item form, and other selling features across the site. eBay is well aware of the issue and working around the clock to get it resolved.
From reports gathered from the forums over the past week, members using Internet Explorer 8 have been having the most difficulty with uploading and image features.
Thus far, enabling Compatibility view seems to be an effective work-around. for many members over the past week.
Compatibility View can be found to the right of the address bar in the top of your browser.