From CNET:  An OS X update lets iPhoto, Aperture, and other software handle images from several of the latest mirrorless cameras and high-end compacts. Apple released an update yesterday to let Mac software handle raw photos from eight new cameras, most of them high-end compact models. The Digital Camera Raw Compatibility Update 4.02 lets Aperture 3, iPhoto 11, and other software handle raw photos from the following cameras: • Nikon Coolpix P7700 • Olympus Pen E-PL5 • Olympus Pen E-PM2 • Olympus Stylus XZ-2 • Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 • Sony Alpha NEX-5R • Sony Alpha NEX-6 • Sony Alpha SLT-A99 [More]
(Video above is test footage shot from the Sony RX 100, courtesy of VideoStudioZebra) The Sony RX 100, a tiny 20.2 megapixel fixed lens camera that’s been drawing praise from numerous sources, and turning up on a lot of “Best Of” lists for 2012, just grabbed another huge honor…  Time Magazine named the RX 100 as one of their “Best Inventions of the Year.” Here’s what Time says about the RX 100:  Digital cameras have been getting smaller and more capable every year, but that trend took a huge leap forward in 2012 with the Sony RX100, which bridges the [More]