Aperture 2 gives photographers incredible tools to manage massive libraries, speed through photo edits, make essential image adjustments, and deliver photos online and in print using one simple, integrated workflow. Whether you shoot RAW or JPEG, Aperture lets you get the most out of your photography.
Over 100 new features in Aperture 2, including:
* Image adjustment controls such as Highlight Recovery, Definition, Vibrancy, and Vignette
* Retouch tool with soft-edged brush to remove unwanted elements from photos.
* Next-generation RAW image processing for highest-quality images
* Quick Preview mode for rapid-fire photo browsing
* Simplified user interface that maximizes screen space and provides direct access to your iPhoto library from within Aperture
* Integration with .Mac Web Gallery to instantly publish your photos, allowing visitors to view and download images.
* Mac computer with a 2GHz or faster Intel Core Duo processor or dual 2GHz or faster PowerPC G5 processors
* 2GB of RAM
* Mac OS X v10.4.11 or later (Tiger) or v10.5.2 or later (Leopard) required
* One of the following graphics cards:
o ATI Radeon X800 XT Mac Edition, 9800 XT, 9800 Pro, X1900 XT, X1600, HD 2600 XT or HD 2600 PRO
o NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT, 7300 GT, 7800 GT, 8800 GT or 6800 series
o NVIDIA Quadro FX 4500 or FX 5600