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Apple Pro Training Series: Getting Started with Aperture by Estelle McGechie

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Lesson 5. RAW Image Processing

Goals   Understand the nondestructive image management system of Aperture

Use the adjustment controls effectively

Adjust the white balance of your images

Correct the exposure of your images quickly and easily

Produce versions with and without adjustments

Aperture is an advanced nondestructive image processor that supports RAW formats from all leading Canon and Nikon digital single-lens reflex cameras. You will find that you can adjust and retouch your RAW images natively without needing to convert your files, and since Aperture takes advantage of the Power Mac and Mac OS X architecture, you will be assured of fast precision control at the highest possible image fidelity.

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