MAC users, Aperture 3 or Lightroom 4?

Started Mar 18, 2013 | Discussions thread
sean lancaster
Veteran MemberPosts: 5,311Gear list
Like?
Re: MAC users, Aperture 3 or Lightroom 4?
In reply to ROFLOL, Mar 18, 2013

I used Aperture until Dec. when I bought an RX1. Aperture didn't support RAW and Lightroom did, so I switched. Now they both have support for RX1 and I no longer have the RX1 (mine had a defect and I decided against getting another). But I am sticking with LR4 over Aperture. I think Aperture has a few features I miss (e.g., better skim smoothing, deleting SDHC card after successful import, more intuitive interface and workflow), but I'd miss more from LR if I switched back (e.g., better noise reduction, faster overall - really faster, clarity slider is sweet, and more). I do expect an upgrade to Aperture soon because it's long overdue, but my recommendation right now would be LR.

 sean lancaster's gear list:sean lancaster's gear list
Sony Alpha NEX-5N Sony Alpha 7 Voigtlander 35mm F1.2 Nokton Sony FE 55mm F1.8 +2 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
OkayNew
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow