Good news for all Fujifilm X-Trans and EXR-Sensor based compact camera users, as Fujifilm announce their continued work with Adobe to bring better support and processing of RAW files in Adobe Camera RAW and Adobe Lightroom software.
In a statement issued today, 3 April 2013, Adobe group manager Tom Hogarty said “We worked closely with Fujifilm to increase the quality of image processing of X-Trans and EXR-Sensor based raw captures,“. Below is the full press release.
Fujifilm works for Raw Processing of X-Trans CMOS
FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Shigehiro Nakajima) announced that Fujifilm and Adobe Systems Incorporated have been working together to improve image processing of X-Trans and EXR-Sensor based raw captures. X-Trans CMOS has a new type of sensor filter array developed by Fujifilm to improve image quality. The release of Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 4.4 and Adobe Camera Raw 7.4 today offers significant improvements in the processing of X-Trans raw files for the X100S, X20, X-Pro1 and X-E1, resulting in better Moire reduction and enhanced performance in color reproduction.
“We worked closely with Fujifilm to increase the quality of image processing of X-Trans and EXR-Sensor based raw captures,” said Tom Hogarty, group product manager, Adobe. “Lightroom 4.4 and Adobe Camera Raw 7.4 demonstrate the results of this cooperation and provide remarkable improvements in the raw file rendering.”
Lightroom is the essential digital photography workflow solution, helping amateur and professional photographers quickly import, manage, enhance and showcase all their images within one application. The Photoshop Camera Raw plug-in provides fast and easy access to raw image formats produced by many leading digital cameras.