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12-14-2012, 07:56 PM   #1
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PEF files

I'm new to Pentax. I have a K-5 ii. I've been shooting in raw and having no problems until today. Now I have PEF files instead of RAW files and I cannot open them. When I put the SD card in a card reader, go to My Computer and look at what's on that device there's sexy and for porn. This is a brand new sd card - used twice. What is going on???

12-14-2012, 08:52 PM   #2
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Right now, Windows doesn't support PEF files from the K-5 II (only the K-5 and older). You will either need to get the latest release candidate version of Adobe Camera Raw (if you use photoshop or lightroom), open and convert the files using the Pentax software that camera with your camera, or shoot in DNG instead (there is a menu option where you can select the format).

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