Obscura: Shoot RAW images with your iOS 10 iPhone (Updated)

Obscura: Shoot RAW images with your iOS 10 iPhone (Updated)

For most people shooting photos with a digital camera or iPhone, there's not a lot of thought put into what format the file is saved in. Back in the days when storage was limited both in SD cards and smartphones, files were always saved in JPEG format, meaning that they were compressed immediately to save space. But compression has an effect on the quality of digital photos, so professionals save in RAW, uncompressed format. iOS 10 now has the ability to work with RAW files, but the standard Camera app still resorts to JPEG. That's why apps like Obscura Camera (US$4.99) are gaining popularity as a way to shoot RAW images with the iPhone or iPad.

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