Why Lightroom doesn't work with new camera RAW files at releases?

1 year 1 month ago #752208 by Fess Walker
Just saw the Nikon Z8 was released, and think if I got, the RAW files won't work in Lightroom for a month or so.  Considering many of the manufactures have pre production models out there, why not send one to Adobe to have the RAW files prepared for release?  


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1 year 2 weeks ago #752751 by Joslyn
As I understand it's during the first month that the final camera software is ironed out.  That allows Lightroom in this case to make the necessary adjustments to see the files. 


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