Peachpit today announced it is shipping “Apple Pro Training Series: Getting Started with Aperture” (US$34.99), by Estelle McGechie, the first book to ship on Apple’s new application designed for digital photographers. “Introduce your readers to Aperture, Apple’s revolutionary application for managing, editing, and archiving their digital photographs. This book is an excellent introduction to the program, and the fastest way for digital photographers to learn to manage their images using Aperture. Certified by Apple, the book’s focused lessons take the reader step-by-step through real-world workflows using professional photoshoots, teaching how to handle the most tedious tasks of professional photography.”