Apple iPhone 6s Features 4K Video and 12MP Sensor with “Live” Photos

iPhone 6s

Yesterday, Apple announced the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, among a number of other new products. Notably, the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus will see an upgrade in the resolution of the rear camera. This marks the first resolutionĀ upgrade to the camera since the iPhone 4S launched in 2011.

12MP is hardly a shocking resolution upgrade in today’s world of 50MP DSLRs and 120MP DSLRs around the corner; however, it is important because Apple is also adding 4K video capture. [Read more…]


Will Apple’s Rumored iPad Pro Feature a Wide Gamut (aka HDR) Display?

Apple Wide Gamut Display Patents

One of the big rumors for Apple over the past couple of years has been about an iPad Pro model. The rumors and leaks are well documented and Apple’s faithful fanboys expect it feature a 12.9″ display – as compared to the 9.7″ iPad Air 2 display.

I have a terrible pastime of reading patent applications on the weekends and I happened to notice several published applications from last week indicating that Apple is sorting out both server-side processingĀ and device-level processing of HDR or wide gamut video and images, along with the backward compatibility. [Read more…]

Apple Digital Camera RAW Update 6.06 Adds Sony A7R II, RX100 IV and RX10 II Support


Apple has released Digital Camera RAW Update 6.06 for OS X Yosemite, which adds RAW file support for the following cameras:

You can download the update via the Mac App Store updates pane.

iMac, Mac Pro and MacBook Deals This Week


B&H has a number of deals on Macs this week as part of its Photoshop World sale going on. Check out the list below.

27″ iMac w/ Retina 5K for $2099 (reg. $2299)

3.5GHz 6-core Mac Pro w/ 16GB RAM and 256GB flash drive for $3699 (reg. $3999)

2.7GHZ 12-core Mac Pro w/ 64GB RAM and 1TB flash drive for $8699 (reg. $9599)

15.4″ MacBook Pro Retina for $2699 (reg. $3299)

13.3″ MacBook Pro Retina for $1499 (reg. $1999)

13.3″ MacBook Air for $1249 (reg. $1849)