A Site for Photographers by Photographers

Community > Forums > Digital Darkroom > Software>File Formats > JPG marker segment length too...

Featured Equipment Deals

4 Current Trends in Engagement Photography Read More

4 Current Trends in Engagement Photography

Photographer and author Stephanie Williams discusses four current engagement photography trends.

Latest Equipment Articles

Datacolor Spyder5 Calibrator Review Read More

Datacolor Spyder5 Calibrator Review

Learn why it is important to calibrate and how the new Spyder5 can help you ensure that your images are being developed to their truest color profiles so you can see, share, and print pictures just as...


JPG marker segment length too short

Samir Popaja , Apr 12, 2005; 06:04 a.m.

Hello,

My little dotter has succesed to delete all my photos on memory card. I have succesed to recovery the files with "EasyRecovery Pro".

Problem: When I want to open any of these files in Photoshop CS I get this message:"JPG marker segment lenght too short...".

Please help, whato to do?

Thank You

Responses

Dai Hunter , Apr 13, 2005; 10:48 a.m.

You can try this - I don't have a bad image to work with but try it anyway with one of yours. If it will process the image AT ALL it should correct the marker segment in the converted [output] image:

Go to: http://www.fileformat.info/index.htm

In the upper right menu = Image Conversions - select/click: Common

Enter image location in the browse bar

Select: convert the image [do this one at a time] from "[original format]" to "jpg" [or "tif"] and then tic "download." Then click "save."

You will be prompted where to save. Try one and save it to the desktop (or some place easy to find the resulting file) and it will have the name "output.***" where "***" is the file extention you selected to convert to (jpg or tif).

Then... see if you can open it normally via Windows; an image browser; or PS-CS

I don't guarantee it will work but it's worth a try.

Hunter

Back to top

Notify me of Responses