Validating DNGs


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Validating DNGs

Here I want to highlight another new feature that we'll encounter in Lightroom and this one is called DNG Validation. Now this will be relevant to you if you work with the DNG format like I do myself. In order to get to know why this matters, I think it's helpful to take a look at why people use this format. So before we get to Lightroom, let's ask that question, why work with this DNG format? There are a number of different reasons why people use DNG files. The DNG format allows us to do different types of compression, sometimes that's Lossless where detail isn't lost, other situations it's Lossy where detail is lost, yet in either scenario,the DNG format, it allows us to work more quickly in Lightroom.

Sometimes that means that we can work with Fast Load DNGs and we can work up to eight times faster when it comes to previewing and working with our images in the Develop module. In other situations, it allows us to work without Sidecar XMP files in comparison to ...

Validating DNGs
Video duration: 3m 12s 2h 28m Intermediate Updated Apr 08, 2014

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Validating DNGs provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 5 New Features

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Photography
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