Ten Reasons Why You Should Be Shooting Raw Format

DENIS LEMAY, Photographer

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3 Videos (17m)
    • Introduction

    • Raw Versus Jpeg

    • In Conclusion


About This Class

What is raw? Raw is a file format that captures all image data recorded by the camera sensor when you photograph an image. When shooting in jpeg format the information is compressed and lost. Because no information is compressed with raw, you are able to produce higher quality images, as well as correct problem images that would ordinarily be unrecoverable if shot in the jpeg format. In this tutorial I will give you ten reasons why I think you should shoot raw format.

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I really needed to know more about RAW format and this class helped me understand some things that will help me in the future. Exactly what I needed to learn.
Great deep dive into the benefits and risks involved with the raw format, super helpful for beginner photographers just starting off and are familiar with the term but not sure of what exactly it is.
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Denis G Lemay was brought up in a little coastal town of Biddeford Maine, served in Vietnam in 1968 in the army corps of engineer, then in 1971 went to school in NY to persue the field of professional photography, and relocated to a little Dutch town of Kutztown Pennsylvania where he owned and operated Rembrandt Studios in two different locations. In 1998 Denis relocated to Wilmington North Carolina where he now owns and operates Ocean...

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