10-bit video, 10-bit stills modes and the ability to shoot 'HEIF' files are increasingly being added to cameras. But what's do these modes achieve? We to look at how data is captured, how it's stored and what benefits you should expect from 10-bit capture.
Articles tagged "raw"
Red is suing Nikon for allegedly infringing on its video compression technology with the Z9’s N-RAW video capture
video newsMay 27, 2022 at 19:30
RED alleges Nikon is infringing upon multiple of its patents in its Z series mirrorless cameras, specifically calling out the N-RAW capture mode of the Z9 with firmware version 2.0. Nikon tells DPReview it is unable to comment on the matter
Dec 7, 2021 at 18:51
We now know how Nikon is getting 8K/60p Raw video from its Z9 mirrorless camera: through a partnership with intoPIX, whose TicoRAW technology enables resource-efficient Raw image compression.
Sony announces new Venice 2 cinema camera: 8.6K internal Raw, 16 stops of dynamic range, interchangeable sensors and more
camera newsNov 15, 2021 at 15:51
The Venice 2 takes over the original Venice as Sony's flagship cinema camera. It's available with two different sensor options and is capable of recording internal Raw.
Jul 13, 2021 at 17:02
SmugMug has announced SmugMug Source, a premium add-on service that offers Raw file management and organizational tools. With it, users can store an unlimited amount of Raw files, which can be viewed from basically any device, in a pay-as-you-go structure.
video newsJun 28, 2021 at 15:06
While DaVinci Resolve received native Apple silicon support back in March, Blackmagic RAW was left behind—until now.
Jan 25, 2021 at 17:16
Filmulator is an open-source raw editor designed to be simple and straightforward. The app has basic management tools and raw editing capabilities. Filmulator's tone curve enhances local contrast and perceived sharpness, similar in spirit to the stand development process for developing black and white film.
videoDec 17, 2020 at 20:03
Firmware version 3.20 for both the Nikon Z6 and Z7 adds the ability to record Blackmagic RAW footage to Assist 5” 12G HDR and Video Assist 7” 12G HDR monitors/recorders if you've purchased Nikon's Raw video upgrade.
Dec 16, 2020 at 16:13
Ben Sandofsky, a developer at Lux Optics, the company behind the Halide camera app, has shared an incredibly detailed breakdown of Apple's new ProRAW technology and explains how the company plans to make the most of it in the Halide app.
video newsSep 15, 2020 at 16:00
Atomos and Olympus have announced their plans to bring Apple ProRes RAW video recording capabilities to the OM-D E-M1X and OM-D E-M1 Mark III when connected to an Atomos Ninja V recorder via HDMI.
Aug 12, 2020 at 20:09
Open source software such as darktable is a free alternative to expensive standalone and subscription-based photo editing software. In its latest release, darktable version 3.2 includes many new features and performance improvements.
videoMar 30, 2020 at 18:36
ProRes RAW for Windows version 1.0 adds beta ProRes RAW and ProRes RAW HQ support to Adobe After Effects, Adobe Media Encoder, Adobe Premiere and Adobe Premiere Rush.
Feb 28, 2020 at 14:19
Not much information was given about the app, but what we do know is it will be able to both capture and edit Raw photos, with the ability to sync edits across devices and even to ON1 Photo RAW for macOS and Windows computers.
Dec 11, 2019 at 16:00
The Zeiss ZX1 full frame compact may be ready to ship after all, as Adobe lists it amoung newly supported cameras in the latest Camera Raw update
videoNov 26, 2019 at 15:24
The future firmware updates will add a Log picture profile option and the ability to record Raw video over HDMI to recorders like the Atomos Ninja V.
videoNov 12, 2019 at 23:50
RED maintains its hold on the compression of Raw video after the latest challenge, by Apple this time, fails to get support from the courts.
Blackmagic RAW 1.5 adds Adobe and Avid support, two new Blackmagic Video Assist 12G units also announced
Sep 14, 2019 at 18:59
Blackmagic has announced an update to Blackmagic RAW that adds support, via plugins, to Adobe Premiere Pro and Avid Media Composer. Blackmagic also announced a pair of Video Assist 12G monitor-recorders with brighter HDR displays, USB-C recording and more.
Sep 11, 2019 at 18:04
The update brings hundreds of bug fixes, a new Film Negative tool and support for rating images.
mobileSep 9, 2019 at 21:00
DPP Express, an iPad app that Canon claims is a core facet of a ‘mobile Raw workflow’ will soon require a monthly subscription.
Aug 21, 2019 at 13:55
Nikon has finally made it possible to transfer Raw images from their Wi-Fi-capable cameras to smartphones and tablets running the new SnapBridge 2.6 application.
Jul 24, 2019 at 17:52
A number of Leica users are experiencing a problem with Raw files captured with the Q2's ‘continuous super speed’ drive mode that leaves their Raw files unreadable upon export.
Jun 25, 2019 at 15:20
Phase One's new Creative Control Package update for the IQ4 Infinity Platform brings a new Raw capture mode the averages together multiple frames to yield a higher-quality image.
Apr 24, 2019 at 13:51
ON1 has announced that the next major version of ON1 Photo RAW 2019.5, will be released in mid-May 2019.
Apr 22, 2019 at 15:49
RawTherapee version 5.6 adds a new Pseudo-HiDPI mode, a new 'Unclipped' processing profile, and hundreds of other improvements and bug fixes to speed up editing.
camera newsFeb 25, 2019 at 16:51
Ricoh's flagship 360-degree camera will set you back $999.95, but now offers spatial audio, 4K/30p video, 23MP stills, Raw support and new plug-ins for added functionality.
Jan 10, 2019 at 17:59
Atomos and Nikon are teaming up to make the Z6 and Z7 the first mirrorless cameras to offer 4K Raw recording over HDMI to an external monitor — the Ninja V.
Dec 25, 2018 at 08:50
Sigma has released 'Sigma X3F Plug-in for Photoshop', a Raw conversion plugin for processing files from its Foveon Merrill and Quattro sensors.
Dec 21, 2018 at 18:55
ON1 has released its first update for ON1 Photo RAW 2019, free of charge to current users.
Jul 16, 2018 at 17:59
The software uses computational imaging techniques to boost detail and dynamic range in your images, and reduce noise levels.
Inside Canon's new EOS M50 lies a new Raw format dubbed CR3, and with it, an option to record compact C-Raw files that are 30-40% smaller than their losslessly compressed CR2 equivalents. But what – if any – impact does that have on image quality for everyday shooting? Let's find out.
mobileNov 27, 2017 at 17:14
Arguably the most comprehensive Raw conversion app for Android, Photo Mate is now available as a free ad-supported version.
mobileNov 16, 2017 at 20:56
Former Apple Aperture lead developer Nik Bhatt has designed an iOS app called RAW Power that lets you edit raw photos from your professional camera using your phone and tablet.... color us intrigued.
Oct 3, 2017 at 23:32
On1 just announced the new and improved On1 Photo RAW 2018. The updated non-destructive editor offers a ton of new features, including HDR merge, panorama stitching, advanced masking controls and much more.
Sep 7, 2017 at 15:51
Adobe has updated two of its Raw processing modules for use with the Nikon D850 and a range of new Nikon lenses.
Jul 21, 2017 at 15:38
An update to the Silkypix Raw converter fixes some bugs and adds support for several popular new cameras.
Apr 28, 2016 at 19:57
ON1, an Oregon-based photography software developer, has announced a combination non-destructive photo editor and Raw processor: ON1 Photo RAW. The application has been built from the ground up to work with modern computers and high-resolution camera systems. Learn more
mobileMar 2, 2016 at 22:07
See how a significant update impacts Adobe's Lightroom for Android app.
mobileFeb 1, 2016 at 20:02
Raw editing app Photo Mate for Android has received a comprehensive update.
Sep 15, 2015 at 16:02
Sony has announced an uncompressed Raw option for its forthcoming a7S II model and will offer firmware updates for some existing models, starting with the a7R II. Up to now, Sony's cameras have only recorded compressed Raw files that can have a visual impact on some images. The company says the move comes in response to feedback from its users.
Sep 2, 2015 at 16:02
A Raw file is a Raw file, right? Well, not exactly. Lately, there's been a lot of talk and a lot of anger about the compression Sony uses in its Raw files. Compressed Raw files aren't uncommon, but they're usually compressed in a way that retains all the original 'raw' data from the sensor. That doesn't seem to be the case with Sony's latest cameras. Read more
Jul 9, 2015 at 22:31
Apple has released version 6.05 of Raw compatibility software for Mac OS X Yosemite. This update adds support for ten cameras including the Fujifilm X-T10, Leica M Monochrom (Typ 246), Nikon 1 J5, and Panasonic DMC-G7 to Apple's Aperture, Photos, and iPhoto software. The download is now available in the Software Update section of the Mac App Store. See the full list of new cameras
May 5, 2015 at 01:02
Apple has extended system-wide Raw support for 14 additional cameras, including Canon's newest flagship DSLRs. Digital Camera Raw 6.04 also brings Raw support to OS X Yosemite for the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 smartphone, Nikon D7200 and Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II among others. Read more
mobileJan 26, 2015 at 22:32
Photo Mate R2, the most comprehensive Raw converter for Android we've yet seen, has just received a few additional functions.
Aug 22, 2014 at 15:45
Ukrainian start-up Pics.io is hoping to change your photography post-processing workflow with its new browser-based Raw editing and organization service. Using WebGL technology to harness the power of your computer’s graphics card, Pics.io is able to offer Raw image editing and management for Canon, Nikon, Sony and Olympus Raw files right in your web browser. Read more
mobileJul 1, 2014 at 17:38
The upcoming Android 'L' OS will support expanded camera functions for apps including Raw shooting and manual exposure controls.
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