Apple has released an update for iMovie to version 10.1. The update adds support for 4K and 1080/60p video editing.
New features in iMovie 10.1 include: [Read more…]
A pair of folded lens patent applications from Apple surfaced last month. These patent applications were both filed in May 2014 but only published in September. [Read more…]
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 resolution 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…]
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 processing and device-level processing of HDR or wide gamut video and images, along with the backward compatibility. [Read more…]
Apple has released Digital Camera RAW Update 6.06 for OS X Yosemite, which adds RAW file support for the following cameras:
- Canon PowerShot G3 X
- Leica Q (Typ 116)
- Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GX8
- Sony Alpha A7R II
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 II
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV
You can download the update via the Mac App Store updates pane.
Apple has issued an update to Digital Camera RAW to version 6.04, which adds RAW image compatibility for the following cameras. [Read more…]
During NAB 2015 this week, Apple released updates to Final Cut Pro X, Motion and Compressor.
Final Cut Pro X 10.2’s big new features include:
- 3D titles
- improved masking for color grading and effects
- native support for more camera formats
- GPU-accelerated RED RAW processing
Motion 5.2 extends the power of 3D titles with the ability to create custom materials and environments and instantly publish them to Final Cut Pro X. And, Compressor 4.2 makes it easy to package a movie for sale on the iTunes Store.
The complete list of release notes for Final Cut Pro X 10.2 are listed below. [Read more…]