RAW file conversion

There is much misunderstanding on the forum about RAW files, Image files (created by RAW file conversion) and profiles. RAW files from a camera are used to create image files, they are not images in themselves.

For those interested here is a article from Cambridge about how a image is created from a RAW file that the camera has generated …

https://www.cambridgeincolour.com/tutorials/raw-file-format.htm

Note that there are many books available about understanding photography and some are mentioned at the end of this article.

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