Why use DNG?


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Why use DNG?

There is a lot of excitement surrounding Lightroom and how Lightroom is this tool that we can use in order to RAW process our photographs. There is also a lot of excitement about how we can capture RAW images when we're using digital cameras. Yet sometimes, all of this excitement, it can be a little bit confusing. It can be a little bit hard to differentiate between the hype and also the legitimate excitement. And on top of that, when we are working in RAW, we have these different file formats, and so what I want to do here is take a couple of minutes just to deconstruct things and I want to do this for a couple of reasons.

First off, so that we have a good working understanding of these issues; and second, so that we can start to understand what it means to work with digital negative files. Okay, let's step back for a second and let's start at the beginning. Really, if we go the beginning, there are two different things we talk about when we're talking about RAW. The first ...

Why use DNG?
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Why use DNG? provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 4 Essentials: 01 Organizing and Sharing with the Library Module

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Photography
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