Most of the digital camera manufacturers use their own proprietary file format while capturing digital images using their cameras. RAW format is the preferred method for capturing digital images, especially for high-end cameras. As it contains a lot of data, it allows you to edit images prominently. RAW format also prevents loss of quality and image noise associated with compressed formats such as JPG. The RAW format in Nikon digital camera is called "NEF" which stands for Nikon Electronic Format. This format isn’t compatible with many software such as Photoshop, Aperture, various web browsers and Image Viewers. unlike JPG, PNG, GIF and other web image format, it can’t be uploaded to websites and social media and is not convenient to open and view the image.
Whereas JPG, PNG and other web image formats are more popular and widely used in various occasions. Plenty of people need to convert Nikon's NEF to JPG, PNG, GIF, TIFF etc. formats. This guide will show you how to use iWinSoft Image Converter to convert NEF to JPG image format.
iWinSoft Image Converter is a professional image converter tool. It can not only convert common image formats but also converts RAW images captured in various digital cameras including the NEF format captured in Nikon camera. one biggest advantage of using this software is that it can convert multiple NEF files to various formats like JPG, PNG, TIFF, GIF, and etc. simultaneously. Incredibly easy to use and fast, which saves your precious time.
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Following is a simple 3 step conversion guide for converting NEF to JPG using iWinSoft Image Converter
Step 1: After opening the software, you should see the Main Window as below:
First, you need to specify the desired output format. If you want to convert NEF file(s) to JPG format, please click on the “Convert to” drop-down list and select JPG as the output format type.
Step 2: Click on the Gear icon located in the bottom right corner and specify the desired output folder where you want to save the converted images.
Step 3: To convert NEF image file(s), simply drag and drop the image file(s) or folder containing NEF images into the Main Window. Your images will be converted in a matter of seconds.
The converted JPG images is now saved into your specified location. Click on the Magnifier icon located in the bottom right corner to open the folder and view the converted JPG images.
Done, Your JPG files will automatically be saved in the destination folder.
As you see, converting NEF images with iWinSoft Image Converter for Mac is very simple - just follow these simple steps to convert your NEF to JPG images quickly! In this article, we learned how to batch convert NEF to JPG images, but it is also possible to convert many other image formats. Click to Download Now!