There are 9 other file types using
the RAW file extension!
.raw - Digital camera photo RAW image format [common]
.raw - RAW audio format
.raw - Nimbus 7 data file
.raw - RAW disk image
.raw - Sentry 2020 encryption file
.raw - ZX Spectrum memory dump file
.raw - HP V41 program file
.raw - ISIS RAW file format file
.raw - XL-Paint MAX picture image
RAW file extension - Adobe Photoshop RAW file
What is raw file? How to open raw files?
File type specification:
The raw file extension is associated with the Adobe Photoshop a picture image and digital photo editing tool for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X operating systems.
The *.raw file stores picture image or photo in TIFF (Aldus Tagged Image File Format) without file header (with no information on the size of the image, pixel place and order etc.. but only the pixel data).
The Photoshop RAW format is used, for example, with medical devices as the way the file should be read (the header) is located in the machine, therefore, no header is required in the file itself.
A Photoshop Raw image is not in the same file format as a camera raw image file from a digital camera!
The default software associated to raw file type:
Company or developer:
Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Photoshop is great photography editing software that offers numerous features, powerful tools and other breakthrough capabilities to offer their users maximum performance for image editing.
The latest version, Photoshop CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Photoshop CS6.
List of software applications associated to the .raw file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open raw file, edit raw file, convert raw file, view raw file, play raw file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting raw files.
- Open raw file
- Edit raw file
- View raw file
- Create raw file
- Import raw file
- Export raw file
- Others raw file