Apple has also added the option to record videos in ProRes on the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max. ProRes is a high quality acquisition and post-production codec used in the cinema industry and supported by all major cinema cameras and editing applications. On the iPhone, it will enable recording in the highest quality possible for editing and post processing with less compression than the standard H.264/HEVC codec.
With SharePlay, users will be able to listen to songs, watch a movie or a TV show, complete a workout together, or share their screen to view apps with their friends or family members while on a FaceTime call. SharePlay is currently supported by Apple Music, Apple TV+, and Apple Fitness+, as well as Disney+, ESPN+, HBO Max, Hulu, MasterClass, Paramount+, Pluto TV, SoundCloud, TikTok, Twitch and will be coming to other services in the future. It works on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV.
Apple has also added an option to disable the automatic camera switching to macro mode. Currently, the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max camera will automatically switch to macro mode when you get close to your subject with no manual control over the transition. With this update, the user can disable the automatic transition when the camera gets close to the subject.
Here’s the full list of changes in this update:
The 15.1 update also adds COVID-19 vaccination card support within the Apple Wallet app, making it easy to store and present your vaccination card from your iPhone or Apple Watch.
Shortcuts This release also fixes the following issues: