.NEF File Extension
File TypeNikon Electronic Format RAW Image
|Category||Camera Raw Files|
This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.
Raw photo captured by a Nikon digital camera; saved in an uncompressed format that stores data exactly as it was captured by the CCD; adjustments to settings such as exposure and white balance can be made with software once the image is saved to a computer.