Among the features of the new iPhone 12 Pro is iPhone 12 Pro Max, what will be of great interest to photography enthusiasts is a feature called “Apple ProRAW“. As you can imagine, this is a recording format that contains all the standard RAW information, plus image processing data. The advantage is in the editing: with advanced features for noise reduction, multi-frame exposure adjustments (already present in the device), the ability to calibrate color and white balance.
Apple explained that support for this format is possible thanks to the A14 Bionic chip which offers new and “impressive” computational photography functions, with greater creative control over photos, and makes an end-to-end Dolby Vision experience possible. up to 60 fps.
The camera system now includes an ultra-wide-angle camera, a telephoto camera and a longer focal length on the iPhone 12 Pro Max, and new wide-angle cameras that – Cupertino promises – will allow you to capture professional-quality images and videos even in very or poor environments. enlightened.
Together with the new ISP processor (Image Signal Processor), Apple reports that the A14 Bionic chip offers superior image quality and powerful computational photography features not possible with traditional cameras.
Apple ProRAW is not available immediately but is coming later this year (with a software update). Users will have full creative control over color, detail, and dynamic range natively on iPhone or other professional photo editing apps.