pef vs dng

Mark Roberts mark at
Mon Oct 5 12:53:15 EDT 2009

Mark Roberts wrote:

>So after all is said and done...
>> Are there any disadvantages to switching to dng?
>Larry, the short answer is that the only disadvantage to switching to
>DNG is fewer shots being stored on a memory card of any given size.

I should add that this is the reason that I shoot PEF on my K10D and
K20D: More shots on a card. I convert to compressed DNG when
downloading images from the card to the hard disk.

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