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Adobe DNG Converter and Camera Raw 3.5 update

This update contains the Adobe DNG 3.5 Converter.

Adobe DNG Converter
The Adobe DNG Converter, a free utility that converts files from more than 120 cameras to DNG, enables you to easily convert camera-specific raw files to a more universal DNG raw file. Visit the Camera Raw page for a complete list of supported cameras.

Digital Negative was developed to address the lack of an open standard for the proprietary and unique raw files created by each digital camera. DNG allows photographers to archive their raw camera files in a single format for easy cataloging and access in the future. With the format specification freely available, any developer can build software that supports and takes advantage of DNG. For more information, visit the Digital Negative page.

Camera Raw 3.5 update
Support for the following cameras has been added. Visit the Camera Raw page for a complete list of supported cameras.


  • Kodak EasyShare P712
  • Nikon D2Xs
  • Panasonic DMC-FZ50
  • Panasonic DMC-L1
  • Sony A100

Refer to the following ReadMe files for other updates in this version:


The Camera Raw 3.5 plug-in is not compatible with versions of Adobe Photoshop software earlier than Photoshop CS2.

File Information

Product Photoshop
Version CS2
Platform Macintosh
File Name DNG_Camera_Raw_3_5.dmg
File Size 8.2MB
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System requirements

For the DNG Converter:
Mac OS X v.10.2.4 through v.10.4

For Camera Raw 3.5:
See the system requirements for Adobe Creative Suite 2 software or Photoshop CS2 for Macintosh.

Installation Instructions

To open a DMG file:
Double-click the file. This will open Disk Copy, which mounts the image on your desktop.

For the DNG Converter:
There is no installer for the DNG Converter. Double-click the DNG Converter icon to launch the application.

For Camera Raw 3.5:
This new version of the Camera Raw plug-in replaces the original Camera Raw plug-in that was installed with Photoshop CS2 or Adobe Creative Suite 2.

To install with Adobe Creative Suite 2 or Photoshop CS2:

1. Exit Photoshop CS2.
2. Open the Finder.
3. Navigate to: (Please read directory carefully)

Library/Application Support/Adobe/Plug-Ins/CS2/File Formats

4. Move the existing plug-in to another location (for example, a new folder on your desktop). Ensure you keep this version in case you need to revert back.
5. Copy the Camera Raw plug-in, Camera Raw, from the download into the same folder as in Step 3.
6. Launch Photoshop CS2 or Adobe Bridge.

NOTE: If generic camera thumbnails appear in Adobe Bridge, follow these steps:

1. Check to make sure the plug-in was installed in the correct directory in Step 5 above.
2. Start Adobe Bridge.
3. Choose Tools > Cache > Purge Central Cache.

Important: Purging the Central Cache deletes cached thumbnail information for all folders. It also deletes labels, ratings, and rotation settings for read-only files (for example, files on a CD or locked files) or file formats that don't have XMP support.

License agreement

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