[Digikam-users] EXIF and RAW

Thorsten Schnebeck thorsten at schnebeck.de
Tue Oct 31 20:19:21 GMT 2006

Am Dienstag 31 Oktober 2006 19:09 schrieb Paul Waldo:

> - When importing images from my CF card, only *.CRW files get transferred.
> None of the *.THM files generated by the camera get transferred.  Since
> these files are generated by the camera, I think of them as part of the
> "digital negative".  Are they not needed for anything?

Not really. THM are small jpeg thumbnails of the raw image. But a much larger 
jpg thumbnail is also embedded into the rawfile. The metatags of raw and THM 
are nearly the same.  So, no need to collect the THM files.



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