Raw Filter 3.0 for Extensis Portfolio 8.0
This release of the Raw Filter for Extensis Portfolio 8 adds support for a number of proprietary Raw formats from professional digital cameras. This filter allows you to catalog Raw files, extract or generate thumbnails and previews, extract metadata and directly convert Raw files to low-resolution JPG or TIFF images.
The Raw 3.0 filter includes an installer for both Mac and Windows, which update the Raw Filter 3.0 for Portfolio 8 Single-User, Portfolio 8 Client and Portfolio 8 Server.
To run the installer, double-click on the installer and follow the instructions. The following components and directories are installed or updated:
<Macintosh HD>:Library:Application Support:Extensis:Portfolio:libiraw.dylib
<Macintosh HD>:Applications:Extensis Portfolio 8:Filters:Raw Image Filter.bundle
<Macintosh HD>:Applications:Extensis Portfolio 8:Filters:Raw Image Support Files:
<Macintosh HD>:Applications:Extensis Portfolio Server8:Filters:Raw Image Filter.bundle
<Macintosh HD>:Applications:Extensis Portfolio Server8:Filters:Raw Image Support Files:
\Program Files\Extensis\Portfolio 8\Filters\Raw Image Filter.ppi
\Program Files\Extensis\Portfolio 8\Filters\Raw Image Support Files\
\Program Files\Extensis\Portfolio Server 8\Filters\Raw Image Filter.ppi
\Program Files\Extensis\Portfolio Server 8\Filters\Raw Image Support Files\
Portfolio 8 can extract thumbnails and metadata as well as generate previews up to 50% of the size of the Raw file. Portfolio 8 can also batch convert Raw files to tif and jpg at 50% of the size of the Raw file.
Note: Portfolio 8 does not currently support metadata from .XMP sidecar files. Extensis recommends the use of Adobe DNG for proper custom metadata exchange.
The Raw Filter 3.0 supports the following Raw file types:
* Portfolio extracts metadata and a 1024x768 jpg preview from Adobe DNG files. Portfolio does not currently support the batch conversion of DNG files.
** Portfolio extracts metadata and a 680x680 tif preview from Hasselblad/Imacon FFF files. Portfolio does not currently support the batch conversion of FFF files. FFF files are only supported on Mac OS X.
The following issues were corrected in this release of the Raw Filter.
The following issues are known, but have not yet been addressed in this version. The list is intended to cite the most serious problems known. It is not an exhaustive list of all known problems.
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If you have an annual service agreement, you are entitled to priority support. Please use the contact information on your service agreement.
For customer service please use one of the following methods:Phone:(800)796-9798
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