Apple has updated Aperture to 2.1.2. Some sites are reporting that the new version adds some RAW support. Apple says the Aperture 2.1.2 update improves the printing quality of books ordered through the Aperture printing service.
The update is recommended for all customers using Aperture 2. You can read all the details and get the update at Apple.com.
Adobe has updated ACR to version 5.1 Newly supported cameras include:
Canon EOS 1000D (Digital Rebel XS/EOS Kiss F)
Canon EOS 50D
Fuji FinePix IS Pro
Kodak EasyShare Kodak Z1015 IS
Leaf AFi II 6
Leaf AFi II 7
Leaf Aptus II 6
Leaf Aptus II 7
Nikon Coolpix P6000
Olympus SP-565 UZ
Pentax K2000 (K-m)
NOTE for Aperture users. Since Aperture can now import any DNG file, this update does provide access to the aforementioned cameras in Aperture as well as long as you have access to ACR to do the DNG conversion.
You can get the ACR update at http://www.adobe.com/downloads/updates/.
Lightroom has also been updated to version 2.1 and includes improvements to Photoshop integration, Web module stability for Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit operating systems, performance with 64-bit Mac OS X 10.5 Macintosh computers, and Keyword migration from Lightroom.
You can get the Lightroom update at You can get the ACR update at http://www.adobe.com/downloads/updates/.
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