A welcome new Feature in Mac OSX 10.6 is the ability to set the auto-import options for different applications by using Image Capture with the device you want to set-up – connected and powered on.
Snow Leopard introduces QuickTime X, a major leap forward that advances modern media and Internet standards. QuickTime X includes a brand-new player application, offers optimized support for modern codecs, and delivers more efficient media playback, making it ideal for any application that needs to play media content.
Other refinements in OSX 10.6 – “from installation to shutdown.”
[Source: Apple Computer]