>Hi. >I think I am sure of this but want to get confirmation of what >settings affect the D4 RAW file and are baked into the file. >For instance I know White Balance, Picture Controls, Color >Space and the like are just simply settings that can be >changed easily. > Yes, that's right.
>I think that Active D Lighting will alter the exposure of the >file, Noise Reduction (high ISO and Long Exposure) will alter >the file and not sure if Distortion Control alters the file >but assume it does.
Active D Lighting can affect it when set on stronger settings (because it changes the exposure as you note) and Long Exposure Noise Reduction. The others do not.
> >Am I right that only those will alter the file? I understand >that exposure compensation, ISO, focus, exposure tune in setup >and all that will obviously alter it, but am I right? >