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Sony's ARW RAW files -LR doesn't like them


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Aug 13, 2009
Raleigh NC
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I just got a Sony A7II, after using an A7R for over a year. for some reason the files coming off the SD card are ARW, and the LR 5.7 does not recognize them.
I can use Sony's Image data converter, which is a colossal pita, but it would seem there is a simple solution?