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Re: How do I get to see Nikon RAW photos on "my pictures".

Unread post by Switchback » Wed Aug 31, 2011 5:43 pm

ViewNX and CaptureNX works perfectly on my XP Machine. 8)
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Re: How do I get to see Nikon RAW photos on "my pictures".

Unread post by Richprins » Wed Aug 31, 2011 6:34 pm

I'm not so good with this stuff, but find that difficult extensions opened using "Paint" on XP can be "saved as" another format there!?

Suppose Paint doesn't open RAW?

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Re: How do I get to see Nikon RAW photos on "my pictures".

Unread post by steamtrainfan » Sat Sep 03, 2011 5:45 pm

YEEEEHAAAAAA - I am winning , thanks to all the advice from mites on this thread. I have downloaded Adobe Lightroom 3 for a 30 day free trial period. I have downloaded all the photos to this and to ViewNX that came with my camera. All the photos that do not need a bit of tweeking I convert to JPEG using ViewNX and copy immediately to My Pictures. The pics that need some editing I go Adobe Lightroon do all the necessary and then export to my pictures. During this export process it converts the photo to JPEG in My Pictures. I can now start putting the pics together for my T.R.

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Re: How do I get to see Nikon RAW photos on "my pictures".

Unread post by anne-marie » Sat Sep 03, 2011 6:07 pm

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Re: How do I get to see Nikon RAW photos on "my pictures".

Unread post by DuQues » Sat Sep 03, 2011 6:43 pm

Richprins wrote:I'm not so good with this stuff, but find that difficult extensions opened using "Paint" on XP can be "saved as" another format there!?

Suppose Paint doesn't open RAW?

Image Not quite. :lol:
(You do need special software for that.)

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