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Can ViewNX save changes directly to RAW?

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nikosdim

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Hi all

 

I have some RAW pictures taken with my Nikon Coolpix P340 and I am trying to do some basic post processing such as rotation and adding gps location data. What I have noticed is that ViewNX is not applying the changes to the RAW files but it keeps the changes in meta files. So when I try to view the RAW files with another application other than ViewNX i the RAW pictures are still not rotated despite the fact I rotate them in ViewNX i.

 

Is there any way to apply the changes directly to the RAW files?

 

Thanks 

 

Nikos



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Raw files can not be edited. Adjustments can be applied before converting to an editable format such as tiff or jpeg.

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That is correct...if you save / export the image to another format, the changes would be applied to the exported image...







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