.RAF File Extension

Fuji RAW Image File

RAF is a raw image format used by Fuji's digital cameras. The files contain original data from the camera sensor. They include complete image data like color information and camera settings. Some soft...

General Information

Title RAF File Extension
Extension .raf
Full Form Fuji RAW Image File
File Type Raw Image File
Developer Fujifilm
MIME Type image/x-fujifilm-raf

File Function

Primary Function Store image data
Additional Functions Preserve metadata
Features Unprocessed, High quality

File Characteristics

Quality High
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable Yes, with software

Use Cases

Professional Photography Yes
Image Editing Yes
Archival Purposes Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Backup, Verify compatibility

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release Circa 2000s
Latest Version Varies with camera model

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .cr2, .nef, .dng

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Adobe Photoshop Subscription Windows, Mac
Lightroom Subscription Windows, Mac
Capture One Free trial, Purchase Windows, Mac
Fuji Hyper-Utility Software Bundled Windows, Mac