Can RAW images be processed, edited, or printed? (EOS 7D)
Article ID: ART165103 | Date published: 03/31/2016 | Date last updated: 09/12/2017


Can RAW images be processed, edited, or printed? (EOS 7D)


RAW images captured with this camera model can be processed, edited, or printed with the included Digital Photo Professional software*.
* Please make sure to install the latest version of the Digital Photo Professional software before processing or editing images. (The latest version of the software can be downloaded from the Canon homepage.)

When editing a RAW image that you have shot, you can do two things depending on the content: use the camera or use software after downloading the image to a computer.
See the table below for the main operations for editing RAW images.

Editing ContentCameraSoftware
Converting from a RAW image to a JPEG imagePossible
*Firmware version 2.0.0 or later required.
Possible with Digital Photo Professional
Trimming imagesNot possiblePossible with Digital Photo Professional
Applying a creative filter to the image  Not possibleNot possible
Saving multiple edited images using various methodsNot possiblePossible with Digital Photo Professional
Printing an ImagePrinting is possible using the Direct Print function (PictBridge)Possible with Digital Photo Professional

When trimming an image, download the image to a computer, then use software, such as Digital Photo Professional. You cannot trim images or save the results as a different image on the camera.

RAW Images Cannot be Opened on a Computer Composition of the supplied software (Digital Single-Lens Reflex Camera)