Apple has issued an update to Digital Camera RAW to version 5.06, which adds RAW image compatibility for the following cameras to Aperture 3 and iPhoto ’11.
- Nikon COOLPIX P340
- Nikon 1 V3
- Olympus OM-D E-M10
- Olympus STYLUS 1
- Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4
- Sony Alpha A7S
- Sony Alpha A5000
- Sony Alpha A6000
- Sony Alpha SLT-A77 II
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III
You can download the update from Apple’s website.
With the recent news that Apple is killing off Aperture, many users are flocking to Adobe Lightroom, while others are waiting it out to see what Apple has in store with its new Photos app due in OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
In the mean time, Adobe has created a guide for those who are interested in transitioning from Aperture to Lightroom. You can download the guide here on Adobe’s website. While Adobe pushes pretty heavy for the Creative Cloud Photography plan on the page where you find the guide, you can still buy a perpetual license for Lightroom.
Apple has killed further development of Aperture and iPhoto. Both programs will be replaced by the built-in Photos app that is coming to OS X next year. [Read more…]