D800 NEF (RAW) Lossless Compressed or Uncompressed?

Started Apr 1, 2014 | Discussions thread
j_photo Veteran Member • Posts: 3,358
Re: D800 NEF (RAW) Lossless Compressed or Uncompressed?

Kaj E wrote:

Uncompressed is for the conspiracy theorists.

Lossless compressed is for those who understand the meaning of the word lossless.

"Lossy" compressed is for people with a basic understanding of physics.

http://theory.uchicago.edu/~ejm/pix/20d/tests/noise/noise-p3.html#pixelsize read "An aside on "lossy" NEF compression.

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Kaj: Funny. And a good link. Thanks.

Whew, at least I'm not a conspiracy theorist!

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