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.CR2 File Extension

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File TypeCanon Raw Image File
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CategoryCamera Raw Files
File Format Description

Raw camera image created by Canon digital cameras; stores uncompressed image data exactly how it was captured by the CCD; can be adjusted for white balance and exposure using several image-editing software programs, including the software bundled with Canon digital camera purchases.

CR2 files are saved in a format based on the TIFF specification. Some earlier versions of Canon digital cameras also use the .CRW format, which is based on the Camera Image File Format (CIFF).

Program(s) that open .CR2 files
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GIMP Icon GIMP with UFRaw plug-in
Icon gphoto2External Link
Icon MATE with Atril Document ViewerExternal Link
Icon gThumbExternal Link
Updated 6/12/2015

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File TypePoser Character Rigging File
DeveloperSmith Micro
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Category3D Image Files
File Format Description

3D character data file used by Poser, a 3D human modeling program; includes information about the figure's joints and bones, including where and how much they bend; may also contain information about morphs that are built into the figure; may be imported by various third-party programs.

Program(s) that open .CR2 files
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Mac OS
Smith Micro Poser Icon Smith Micro Poser 10
DAZ 3D DAZ Studio Icon DAZ 3D DAZ Studio 4
Icon Greenbriar Studio Custom 3D Tools
Updated 2/23/2012