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    GF X sepia emulation and Lightroom

    I have just recently begun experimenting with some of the emulation capabilities of the GF X. The images look good on the LCD but when I try to open them in either C1 ( after DNG conversion and EXIF adjustments) or Lightroom the effect is absent and I am left with a standard color image. The images do open in sepia the Lightroom Catalog section but revert to the embeded Provia profile once they are moved into the Develop section. Are others having this problem and are there any solutions? I can not believe that Fuji went to the trouble to develop these emulations solely for users to see on the cameras LCD.

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    Re: GF X sepia emulation and Lightroom

    I wonder if the emulations are really 'processed' into and becoming part of the RAW image.
    I'd expect them to become effective only to the in-camera generated JPEG images.
    But hey - I could be wrong ...
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    Re: GF X sepia emulation and Lightroom

    I wonder what would be the point of that? It strikes me as a useless feature if we can not either archive the images or print them as is now the situation.

    Douglas.

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    Re: GF X sepia emulation and Lightroom

    Quote Originally Posted by pesto View Post
    I wonder what would be the point of that? It strikes me as a useless feature if we can not either archive the images or print them as is now the situation.

    Douglas.
    Hi there Douglas,

    well I can only speak from experience with other brands.
    Let's hope another GFX owner steps in and will enlighten us.
    But there's no word in the manual ?

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    Re: GF X sepia emulation and Lightroom

    Any emulations or effects are only applied to the jpegs, if you're shooting raw then the image will remain as a raw. If you're using lightroom then use the profile section to pick the sepia profile. If you shoot both raw and jpeg, then the jpeg should reflect the style you chose in camera. This is my understanding anyway, I never use jpegs or simulations personally but that's the way it should work.

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    Re: GF X sepia emulation and Lightroom

    My thanks to all who have responded here. So far I have not been able to recover a printable or archivable image but will work with this a bit more and if I come up with anything useful will post it here.

    Douglas

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