How to Get back RAW images from Pentax cameras?
In today’s world, digital cameras are largely used not only by professional photographers but also many photography enthusiasts as they can capture their special moments in the form of photos easily and with high resolution. Among all the brands “Pentax” digital camera is outstanding due to its features such as stabilization on sensor, improved autofocus live view mode, solid build quality, fairly small, brighter viewfinder than typical flagship, lots of megapixel, high resolution, etc.
Photos taken from Pentax camera are either stored in PEF or DNG RAW file formats. At times, due to some unforeseen reasons or logical glitches they may get deleted or lost. Let’s have a look on common scenarios responsible for Pentax RAW files loss:
Transfer Process Interruption: While transferring RAW files from pentax camera memory card to system, if any sort of interruption takes place like sudden ejection of camera from PC, unexpected power failure and system freeze due to any reasons then there could be chance of losing those PEF files.
Format Error: At times after connecting Pentax camera to system \ laptop it may pop up format error message “drive needs to be formatted” or “Disk in drive is not formatted, do you want to format it now”?. This sort of error message usually occurs due to memory card file system corruption, if you say “yes”, then all RAW files get erased and if “no”, then you will not be able to access those RAW files.
Improper Use: If you use your Pentax memory card in multiple devices or connecting your memory card to virus infected systems may ultimately leads to file system corruption and you will lose all your RAW files.
Other Factors: Accidental deletion, unintentional formatting when Pentax camera is connected with system, virus attack, improper file system conversion, selecting restore factory settings in Pentax camera, etc.
Whatsoever might be the reason behind Pentax RAW file loss, no need to get annoyed because by making use of Photo Recovery software like Remo Recover software, one can easily get back RAW from Pentax camera within matter of minutes. Moreover the utility supports Pentax RAW file recovery from both Windows and Mac OS based systems \ laptops utmost ease.
Striking Features of Remo Recover Software:
Connect your Pentax camera to system \ laptop and then install and run free demo version of Remo Recover software on your Windows or Mac OS X systems. Later click on "Recover Photos" option from the main screen. On next window, you see options such as "Recover Deleted Photos" and "Recover Lost Photos", apply anyone based on your necessity. In this step, you should select the drive on which RAW files are stored and then press “Next” key to initiate scanning activity. As the selected drive gets scanned, restored RAW files can be seen on the window. You are facilitated to enable either “File Type View” or “Data View” option to view the final outcome as per you want and lastly, store RAW files on preferred drive.
Additional Info: By making use of Remo Recover software, you can even recover JPEG files from formatted hard drive with few mouse clicks.