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Which file formats are repaired using Stellar Repair for Photo?

  December 4, 2018    10245 views

Stellar Repair for Photo supports most of the commonly used image file formats. You can fix corrupt or damaged photos taken with digicams, android phones, iPhone, iPads, drones etc. 

The software also supports RAW file formats of DSLRs and restores them in JPEG format. It can repair corrupt RAW images of popular cameras such as Canon, Nikon, and Sony etc. 

File formats supported by Stellar Repair for Photo:

•    TIFF
•    DNG (Adobe)
•    CR2, CRW (Canon)
•    NEF, NRW (Nikon)
•    SR2, ARW, SRF (Sony)
•    ORF (Olympus)
•    RW2 (Panasonic)
•    ERF (EPSON)
•    RAF (Fujifilm)
•    PEF (Pentax)
•    MRW (Konica Minolta)

RAW vs JPEG file format

Camcorders and DSLR cameras capture images in both RAW and JPEG format. RAW file formats are uncompressed images, which if get corrupt are difficult to repair. Rarely any software supports repair of corrupt RAW image file formats. Yet most of the photographers like to capture photos in RAW format as it gives them flexibility to enhance images at the editing stage.

While photos captured in JPEG format are compressed and smaller. They are easy to maintain, record faster, and take less space in storage media.

Stellar Repair for Photo is a unique tool that can fix both corrupt or damaged RAW and JPEG image file formats of cameras.



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ilove my childern memories so i want my all photo






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hi , i have purchased stellar today, all my corrupted files are, repaired but only thumbnails are retreived, original file is not retreived please help


Riyaz N


Abdul Majid

Dear Riyaz,

Software can repair the photos as per the preview.

In case, thumbnail preview is available than file do not have complete image and thumbnail is best possible repair.

Why does you program not support PNG files?


Gary V Samons



Dear Gary,

Unfortunately, Stellar Repair For Photo does not support PNG format for repairing.

Feel free to reach us for further information.


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