The Mac Observer

Skip navigational links

You're viewing an article in TMO's historic archive vault. Here, we've preserved the comments and how the site looked along with the article. Use this link to view the article on our current site:
Apple Speeds Up Aperture, Drops Price

Apple Speeds Up Aperture, Drops Price

by , 10:00 AM EDT, April 13th, 2006

Apple announced the immediate availability of Aperture 1.1 on Thursday. Aperture is a Universal Binary application that works like a photographer's light table for organizing and editing digital images. The new version adds improved support for RAW images, including improved sharpening, highlight recovery and noise reduction; dramatic speed improvements; and a new color meter that displays color values as RGB, CMKY or LAB in the the Adjustments and Loupe views. It also adds support for several more cameras including the Nikon D200 and Canon 30D.

If you already own Aperture 1.0, Apple is also offering a US$200 gift coupon that is redeemable at the online Apple Store. Aperture 1.1 is a now priced at $299, and is available as a free update to current version 1.0 users.

Recent Headlines - Updated October 30th

Wed,9:37 PM
MCX Holds Press Conference, Does Itself No Favors
7:30 PM
ACM 278: Apple is the New Microsoft and Thinking Differently about iPhone
6:43 PM
Apple: Widgets Can’t Calculate, Orders Featured Calculator Widget Removed
4:00 PM
The 3 Unexpected Consequences of Apple Pay Will be Huge
3:54 PM
Freebie Wednesday - Four Free Deals from TMO
2:15 PM
STM dux Case for iPad mini Features Drop Protection and Clear Back
1:45 PM
TMO Daily Observations: 2014-10-29
11:27 AM
iOS 8: Fixing Bluetooth Headset Connection Issues
10:09 AM
FCC Rule Change Could Turn Apple TV into A Cable TV Competitor
8:49 AM
OS X Yosemite: Using Mail’s Awesome New Markup Feature
Tue,7:11 PM
Smartphone-Assisted Halloween Masks
4:55 PM
TMO Daily Observations: 2014-10-28
  • __________
  • Buy Stuff, Support TMO!
  • Podcast: Mac Geek Gab
  • Podcast: Apple Weekly Report
  • TMO on Twitter!