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Digital Photo Professional is Canon's own-brand RAW conversion software. It is generally supplied free with any Canon camera capable of shooting RAW files.

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Weird output resolution using DPP 4.12.20.3

Gday I'm exporting all my CR2 from my Canon cameras as jpegs. It's a mix of 50d, 7d, 6d and 5d4 However, despite unticking the 'resize' option on the batch convert of Canon DPP, the output resolution ...
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Canon DPP - how to adjust brightness to specified maximum level on some spot automatically

How to adjust brightness to specified maximum level on some spot automatically - for example - on some spot I want to make brightness not exceeding RGB (250,250,250). I can adjust brightness manually ...
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Why did Canon DPP ignore and then lose dust removal edits?

I had two RAW files, in the same folder, taken with the same Canon camera. Then spent ninety minutes in Canon Digital Photo Professional (latest version) using the dust removal tools ("light"...
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Canon DPP 4 - copy/apply white balance settings

I have two shots made with automatic white balance setup (AWB) in artificial light conditions. I like how the camera evaluated the white balance in the picture with white paw, I like how green color ...
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How do I migrate DPP4 photo collections to another computer?

I have a few image collections created in Canon's Digital Photo Professional 4. I'm moving to a new computer and want to migrate my photo library. The question is where does the DPP4 stores the ...
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Does the "For Display" Color Management setting in Digital Photo Professional Duplicate the Effects of Calibration?

In Canon Digital Photo Professional v4, there is a setting in Preferences | Color management named "Color matching settings" with a group of options "For display". They are: sRGB Use the OS settings ...
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Use Canon DPP only to correct lens for my Powershot G7X Mark II and export RAW [duplicate]

I recently bought a Canon Powershot G7X Mark II. I am using Linux and I found darktable to be a decent photo editor. However, my RAW pictures come with a distortion which darkens the corners and ...
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Are changes saved automatically in Canon's DPP 4?

After editing a photo in Canon's DPP 4, do you have to save the photo after the changes are made, or is it done automatically?
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Peripheral illumination correction value

In Canon Digital Photo Professional one can apply Peripheral Illumination Correction if a profile for specific lens is available. The value is adjustable between 0 and 120. Did anyone figure out what ...
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Canon DPP 4 no longer auto rotates

Hi to all Canon Digital Photo Professional users out there. I have been using DPP for years with no issues. Recently I updated my install to version 4. Now, it no longer auto rotates photos taken in ...
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Can Canon DPP 4 put a watermark on a photo?

I recently downloaded Canon's DPP (Digital Photo Professional) 4. After the new UI improvements, and better algorithms that are incorporated into the new DPP 4, I thought I would give it a try and ...
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Enable TIFF compression in Canon Digital Photo Professional 4

I can't find a way to enable TIFF compression in the files produced by batch export in Canon Digital Photo Professional (currently version 4.2). This means that the generated TIFF files are far larger ...
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Match colors in Lightroom to other editing tools [duplicate]

I noticed that sometimes Lightroom develops a raw image quite differently from my Canon camera or DPP (Digital Photo Professional by Canon). Even if in 90% of the cases I'm happy with Lightroom, in ...
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How similar is in-camera JPEG processing to own brand RAW conversion?

We know that the JPEG produced by in-camera RAW conversion is very close to that produced by using the RAW converter provided by the camera manufacturer, but how close is it in detail? I'm interested ...
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DPP output is not sharp

I am using DPP (Digital Photo Professional by Canon) for post processing. Not sure what is wrong with it, but every time I produce an image (.JPEG) out of raw (.CR2) file, it turns blurry. I tried all ...
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Why do Canon 7D RAW files come up colorless in Canon DPP?

I have problem with DPP 3.12.40.0. When I import CR2 files (RAW Files) from my 7D to edit, DPP shows images very poorly (colorless). I searched on the net and can't find any explanation or solution. ...
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How to save the auto rotate photo in Canon DPP

When I open a photo which was in camera upside down, in Canon Digital Photo Professional it is auto rotated to view right way up. But I have not been able to convert and save it this right way up. ...
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Why does using Canon's Digital Lens Optimizer double the size of a RAW file?

In recent editions of Canon's Digital Photo Professional (beyond version 3.11.10 or later) a lens correction tool known as Digital Lens Optimizer (DLO) has been added. It uses Canon's own knowledge of ...
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Does the use of Canon's DPP Software have any advantages over using Aperture 3 straight away for Raw Processing?

During a recent photography course in South Africa I was strongly advised to download and use free Raw Processing Software before editing in Aperture 3. As a relative newcomer to working in Raw, I had ...
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Raw development in Lightroom 4.1 and Digital Photo Professional 3.9.x – bad vs. good?

I have opened the same raw image from my Canon EOS 550D (CR2) in Lightroom and Digital Photo Professional. This are the default raw development results: Lightroom: Digital Photo Professional: Why ...
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Can Canon DPP create HDR images from 3 RAW images?

I have installed the Canon Digital Photo Professional, which came with the T2i\550d. Can DPP create an HDR Image from 3 RAW Images? If not, is there a good, free software for that?
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