RAW Knowledgebase

Learn what's RAW, file extension, MIME and more

  • What is a RAW (Raw Image Data File) file?

    A camera raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor of either a digital camera, image scanner, or motion picture film scanner. Raw files are named so because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor..

  • What are the RAW Technical details?

    Raw files contain the information required to produce a viewable image from the camera's sensor data. The structure of raw files often follows a common pattern: a short file header, camera sensor metadata, an image thumbnail and the sensor image data etc,.

  • What's the File extension(s) of RAW?

    RAW file extension includes ( .3fr .ari .arw .bay .crw .cr2 .cap .dcs .dcr .dng .drf .eip .erf .fff .iiq .k25 .kdc ).

  • What's MIME of RAW?

    The MIME of RAW is image/x-panasonic-raw.

  • What's the developer of RAW?

    RAW developed by Canon.

  • What's the type of format?

    RAW is a Raster image .

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