I shoot all my images in the RAW format and it’s been my preferred format for pretty much as long as I have been shooting with a digital SLR.
I like to shoot in RAW for several reasons.
So, for me, RAW is the way to go.
All this said, there are certainly advantages to shooting JPEG. JPEGs are smaller files and so take up less disk space. And you can print JPEGs right out of the camera if you want, without having to do any post processing.
The bottom line is that there really is no right or wrong answer. The choice between RAW and JPEG is up to you and it’s a choice that’s should be based on the workflow that works best for you and your life style.
The two videos below may help you decide.
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f you are just getting started in photography, exposure is one of the first things you need learn.
But even beyond that, getting a good handle on exposure and how the different components of exposure work together is essential if you want to take control of your photography and the images that you are creating.