Bookmark Why ProRes RAW? Apple announced ProRes RAW back at NAB in April. But why? What does ProRes do for production and post production that hasn’t already been done? We’ll take a deeper look and discuss the reason that ProRes RAW is an important addition to the world of codecs. History of ProRes What is RAW? Acquisition vs Editing in RAW Common Questions Patrick Southern Patrick is an Editor and Assistant Editor in Los Angeles who specializes in FCPX workflow. He has worked on documentary projects for A&E, National Geographic, and the Lifetime Movie Network.