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Name Pentax PEF Image File
Other names Pentax RAW
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1781
MIME:  image/dng
Classification Image (Raster)
Description Pentax PEF Image File (or Pentax RAW) is a RAW image format based on TIFF [fmt/353] file format, provided by Pentax and associated with Pentax Digital SLR cameras. Its use has been deprecated since the release of DNG format. Similarly to RAW camera formats, PEF format contains information of image capture such as colour, lighting or camera sensor. The structure of these informations related to each image differs in each PEF format depending on which camera model was used to capture the image. The format first appeared with Pentax's digital *its Series and continued until Pentax Q series.
Byte order  
Related file formats Has priority over Tagged Image File Format  
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by Ricoh / Ricoh
Supported by None.
Source The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints / The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Source date 17 Oct 2022
Source description  
Last updated 17 Oct 2022
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