With the introduction of the new Photos app and iCloud Photo Library, enabling you to safely store all of your photos in iCloud and access them from anywhere, there will be no new development of Aperture,” said Apple in a statement provided to The Loop. “When Photos for OS X ships next year, users will be able to migrate their existing Aperture libraries to Photos for OS.
Shocker. Apple seems to confuse photo storage (iCloud Photo Library) with photo editing (iPhoto, Aperture). So I guess we’re also going to see iPhoto for iPad go as well. Count me very surprised by this.