Is It Rude To Ask Photographer For Raw Files?

Do you give clients raw files?

The first reason not to give RAW files to your clients is that many people don’t actually know what they are.

An average client expects that they’ll get unedited JPEG images and be able to view them.

When they try to open a RAW file, expect a message or a call where they ask you why they can’t open it..

Do photographers give out raw files?

Simply put, you don’t ask a professional photographer to give you their RAW photos because that would be giving you only half of an unfinished work of art. … By hiring a photographer and then asking them to deliver their work unfinished, half complete, you aren’t receiving the service they intended.

What do you say when clients ask for raw files?

In the case of asking for RAW files, I always try to respond specifically to what their concern is. Giving a blanket “I don’t give RAW files” response can leave your client frustrated and feeling unheard. Are they afraid of missing out on great shots? Do they want to edit them on their own?

Is it rude to ask photographer for pictures?

It’s not rude to ask – once. I would wait the full month to ask. If you ask she might feel rushed and might not take the care she needs to edit your photos. Just remember to be very nice when asking.

Do wedding photographers shoot in RAW or JPEG?

Almost all of us shoot in RAW. Many full timers use Photo Mechanic to cull through (which has near zero lag between photos). We export to Jpeg. There is a very wide range in how many photos wedding photographers hoot and deliver.

How big is a raw photo?

20 – 40 MBHow big is a RAW image? The size of a RAW file depends on the size of the sensor, and whether your camera is an MFT, APS-C, full-frame or medium format camera. Most RAW files are sized between 20 – 40 MB per file.