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RawDigger 1.1.5

Changes/New features

  • Restoring the positions of program windows: before restoring the position of a window position check is performed for every window (main program window, table with sample data / measurements, histogram windows) to ensure window visibility for current monitor configuration, and that at least the title bar of a window is visible
  • OS X 10.10: support for new Drag'n'Drop API (file://.id=)
  • File export dialogue is reworked to address those rare cases when it causes program crash under OS X
  • Exiftool updated to version 9.95

RawDigger 1.1.4

Changes/New features

  • Adopted for small screens:
    • Histogram window minimum height reduced if Histogram RGGB mode is set to Average G1 and G2 or to G1 only
    • New setting Misc Options - Place EXIF button on bottom bar cleans space in metadata area (this setting takes effect after program restart)
  • Exiftool updated to version 9.90
  • New Camera Support:
    • Canon 5DS and 5DS R (full resolution RAW only, not tested in sRAW/mRAW modes)
    • Fujifilm X-A2 and XQ2

RawDigger 1.1.3

Changes/New features

  • New Action: Menu - File - Close File:
    • closes the current file, frees up memory
    • closes all additional windows (samples, histograms)
    • changes the current folder to %HOME%/Pictures or %HOME%

    Useful when working with removable media (flash cards, and others), allows to un-mount and eject the device without closing RawDigger

RawDigger 1.1.2

Changes

  • Windows: RawDigger adds itself to 'Open With' list for the supported file types / extensions.
  • OS X: Upon the first start of RawDigger it will be added to the OpenWith list for the extensions, supported in RawDigger (this list appears if Control-click or right-click is pressed while in Finder)
  • Exiftool updated to version 9.77
  • Additional camera support:
    • Fujifilm X100T
    • Leaf Credo 50
    • Leica M-P, X (Typ 113)
    • Olympus STYLUS1s
    • Panasonic GM1s, GM5
    • Pentax K-S1, Q-S1
    • Samsung NX1

RawDigger 1.1.1

Changes

  • Support for Nikon Coolscan NEFs

    Unfortunately we can't read gamma setting directly from the scan NEF file. To address this, RawDigger provides an option to manually set the gamma in Preferences - Data Processing/Vendor Specific - Coolscan NEF files gamma.
  • Exiftool updated to version 9.72
  • Additional camera support:
    • Canon: 7D Mark II, SX60 HS, G7 X
    • Fujifilm X30
    • Leica D-Lux (Typ 109), V-Lux (Typ 114)
    • Nikon D750
    • Panasonic DMC-LC100
    • Sony ILCE-QX1

RawDigger 1.1.0

Changes

Histograms

  • for 3-channel and 1-channel raw data only 3-channel and 1-channel histograms are displayed, correspondingly. Empty histogram windows for non-existing channels are not displayed now.
  • additional settings to control the display of 4-channel histograms for Bayer RGBG raw data (Preferences - 'Histograms' - "Histogram for RGBG bayer images"):
    • Display G1 and G2 - to display 4 histograms

RawDigger 1.0.9

Changes

  • New Preferences Tab: Settings related to specific data formats or manufacturers only (that is, Sony ARW2, Panasonic, PhaseOne, Sigma dp2 Quattro, Canon/Nikon sRAW/Small RAW), have been moved to the "Vendor Specific" subsection within the Data Processing settings section. Settings affecting all cameras/data formats remain in the main "Data Processing" section.

     
  • Sigma dp2 Quattro support:

    The following settings in the "Data Processing -> Vendor Specific" Preferences subsection have been added:

RawDigger 1.0.8

Changes

  • Added indicators for Statistics box headers:
    • [M] in Image Statistics box - Masked Pixels is ON
    • [F] in Selection/Sample box - Discard abnormal pixel values mode is ON (pixels with outlying values are filtered off)
  • If a damaged RAW file is detected, the warning is issued and an attempt to open the file is still performed (previously such a file was just skipped with a warning)
  • New keyboard shortcuts added (you can use both old and new ones)
    • Ctrl-1 (Mac: Cmd-1) - 100% zoom

Digging into Nikon RAW Size S NEFs

RawDigger. sNEF

With D4s camera Nikon introduced the new file format they refer to as RAW Size S NEF:

  • It contains not RGB but YCbCr data much like a JPEG;
  • The data is 11-bit;
  • The tone curve is applied to the data;
  • The in-camera white balance is applied to the data;
  • The pixel count is 4 times less than with regular NEF files;
  • The color information is shared between two adjacent pixels (in other words, chroma is recorded for each other pixel);
  • The file size is insignificantly smaller than full resolution 12-bit lossy compressed NEF;

RawDigger 1.0.7

Changes

  • For DNG files having CFA pattern dimensons different from the dimensions in BlackLevelRepeatDim tag black level is displayed correctly:
    • on the BlackLevel button
    • in the black level fields in Prefernces, given Reset Black Level on file load is enabled
  • When the black level is set manually Black Level button at the lower left corner of the main window indicates the number of black level values according to the number of channels (it was always 4 numbers previously)

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