Chasys Draw IES Help:

File Formats - Other Image Files

Image File Formats

The following image formats are currently supported by the Chasys Draw IES suite. Please note that this list is not exhaustive, and that support for additional formats can be added by installing the appropriate plug-in via the plug-in manager:

Format Description Support
.cd5 Chasys Draw IES Image Read/Write
.bmp / .dib / .rle Bitmap Image, Windows and OS/2 Read/Write
.jpg JPEG/JFIF Image, plus EXIF data Read/Write
.gif GIF Image, including Animated GIF Read/Write
.png PNG Image Read/Write
.tif TIFF Image Read/Write
.tga Targa Image Read/Write
.pcx PC eXchange Image Read/Write
.dds DirectDraw Surface Read/Write
.pnm / .pbm / .pgm / .ppm / .pam NetPBM Bitmap Read/Write
.ico Icon, including 32-bpp with alpha Read/Write
.cur Cursor, including 32-bpp with alpha Read/Write
.ani Animated Cursor, including 32-bpp with alpha Read/Write
.icl Icon Resource Library Read
.icns Apple Icon Resource Read
.jp2 / .j2k / .j2c / .jpt JPEG-2000 Image Read/Write
.mj2 Motion JPEG-2000 Read
.jxr / .wdp / .hdp JPEG-XR (a.k.a “HD Photo” or “Windows Media Photo”) Read/Write
.webp Google WebP Image, including Animated WebP Read/Write
.xcf / .xcfgz / .xcfbz2 GIMP’s native format (plain, gzip, and bzip2) Read/Write
.gbr GIMP Brush File Read
.gih GIMP Image Hose Read
.pdn Paint.NET’s native format Read
.psd Adobe Photoshop’s native format Read/Write
.pat Adobe Pattern File Read
.abr Adobe Brush File Read
.ora OpenRaster Image (cross-platform layered format) Read/Write
.psp / .pspimage / .pspbrush Corel/Jasc PaintShop Pro Image/Brush File Read
.cpt Corel PHOTO-PAINT Image Read
.kra Krita’s native file format Read
.afphoto Affinity Photo Document Read
.emf / .wmf Enhanced/Windows MetaFiles Read
.xbm / .xpm X window system BitMap/PixMap Read/Write
.pcd Eastman Kodak Photo-CD File Read
.svg Scalable Vector Graphics (partial support) Read
.dds DirectDraw Surface Read
.fit / .fits Flexible Image Transport System Read
.avi Audio/Video interleaved; short duration Read/Write
.mpg / .wmv / .mp4 / et. al. Movies; short duration Read

The following digital camera RAW formats are currently supported via the Camera RAW plug-in. Please note that this list is not exhaustive:

Format Description
.dng Adobe Digital Negative
.crw Canon Photo RAW CRW
.cr2 Canon Photo RAW CR2/CIFF
.cr3 Canon Photo RAW CR3/C-RAW
.raf FUJI Photo RAW
.nef Nikon Electronic Format
.nrw Nikon Electronic Format
.orf Olympus RAW File
.srf Sony RAW File
.sr2 Sony RAW Image
.arw Sony Digital Camera Image
.rw2 Panasonic Photo RAW
.raw Panasonic/Casio RAW
.pef Pentax Photo RAW
.ptx Pentax Photo RAW
.k25 Kodak Photo RAW
.kdc Kodak Photo RAW
.dcr Kodak Photo RAW
.mrw Minolta Photo RAW
.erf Epson Photo RAW
.3fr Hasselblad Photo RAW
.mos CREO/Leaf Photo RAW
.srw Samsung RAW Image
.rwl Leica RAW Image
.x3f Sigma Foveon X3 RAW
.iiq Phase One RAW Image
.bay Casio RAW Image
.fff Hasselblad RAW Image
.mef Mamiya RAW Image
.mfw Mamiya RAW Image


Adding More Formats

You can add support for more file formats by installing additional file format plug-ins. If you are comfortable with software development, you can also create your own as described in the Software Development Kit.



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