What is NEF file?
Nikon Electronic File RAW Image can be opened by Nikon ViewNX 2 application, other applications that opens the NEF file. NEF files are images produced by Nikon digital cameras. The NEF file extension stands for "Nikon Electronic File". It is a proprietary but open format for storing raw image data from Nikon digital cameras. It can be opened by Nikon ViewNX 2 application, other applications that opens the NEF file.
NEF Format details
|Full Name||Nikon Electronic Format RAW Image|
Software, that convert NEF files
The easiest way to convert a NEF file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle NEF files. Open your NEF file with one of them and save in another file format.
- Adobe DNG Converter
- Adobe Photoshop Camera Raw
- Apple Aperture