DNG File Extension

DNG file icon
Digital Negative Image Format
  • Developer
    Adobe Systems
  • Popularity
    3.6 (8 votes)

What is DNG file?

.DNG files are type of image files which are little different as compared to other most commonly used image format. This format is used for Digital Negative Graphic or Image file. It is referred to as raw image file format which is mostly used in digital photography industry.

This format is developed by Adobe and the company has released license which states that any person can exploit the characteristics of DNG file. The DNG file generally consists of two parts; data about the specific image and metadata related to that image. Many digital camera companies DNG file format for image processing.

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the DNG file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the DNG file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the DNG file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the DNG file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the DNG file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the DNG file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

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