ORF File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an ORF file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .ORF files.

What is an ORF file?

The .orf file extension is most commonly associated with Olympus digital cameras. The ORF files contain RAW images that have been captured by the Olympus camera. These files can be edited using a photo editing software.

The .orf file extension is also used for Descent 3 Outrage game files.

How to open ORF files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension ORF for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different ORF openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension ORF

While we know of one file format using the .ORF file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .ORF file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of ORF files. Remember, different programs may use ORF files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Free File ViewerFree File ViewerUser submitted
Pixillion Image ConverterPixillion Image ConverterUser submitted
Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted
Photo GalleryPhoto GalleryUser submitted
Picasa Photo ViewerPicasa Photo ViewerUser submitted
PhotoPad Image EditorPhotoPad Image EditorUser submitted
HoneyviewHoneyviewUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
Paint Shop ProPaint Shop ProUser submitted
FastStone Image ViewerFastStone Image ViewerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with ORF-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with ORF-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!