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 processing¬†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-Photos-App

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.

Apple 15″ MacBook Pro Retina Deals

MacBook Pro Retina 2014

B&H has a couple of significant discounts on MacBook Pro Retina models.

First is a 2.5GHz Core i7 with 16GB RAM, a 512GB flash drive and a 2GB GT750M video card for $1,999 (reg. $2,299). Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Next is a 2.8GHz Core i7 with 16GB RAM, a 1TB flash drive and a 2GB GT750M video card for $2,699 (reg. $3,299). Check it out here at B&H Photo.