In addition to rolling iPhoto into its upcoming Photos application, Apple ceased development of its Aperture photo-editing and management application. But will Photos give pros what they need?
Turn to the big A (or Av) on your camera's mode dial when you want to control background blur and don't care about much else. Here's some guidance on how to use Aperture-priority.
A midrange Zeiss and 5.8x power zoom fill some holes in the E-mount lineup.
iPhoto and Aperture get new features and bug fixes, printer driver updates include new Canon and Epson models, and new security updates are implemented for Java.
Photo Stream features addressed and fixed in the latest version of Apple's Aperture.
The latest updates implement new features brought to OS X with the latest 10.8.2 update.
Mountain Lion isn't the only new software update from Apple. These apps are getting new features and fixes as well.
MacBook Pro Retina-display optimization, AVCHD support and better integration with iPhoto top the list of enhancements to Apple's pro photo software.
Adobe tucks in HDR editing and lens correction features that apparently didn't make the cut for Lightroom 4.0. Also: a high-profile Aperture user threatens to defect after feeling left in the dark.
Apple's Aperture photo management tool can now be used to remove photos from iCloud's Photo Stream service.