1. iMore Question's Avatar
    why should i enable the "keep normal photo" option when using hdr?
    08-28-2016 09:29 PM
  2. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    Welcome to iMore! Since the HDR version of the photo is digitally enhanced some users prefer to also keep the original "untouched" version. To me it's irritating to have two copies of a nearly identical photo so I don't have the normal photo saved. It's a matter of personal preference.
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    08-28-2016 10:14 PM
  3. jcstek's Avatar
    To second Rob's point, if you're just using the photos for social media or to share with friends and family then there's no need to save the original as well. However, if you're low on space, HDR photos are a little bit bigger files. It's really up to you.
    Rob Phillips likes this.
    08-28-2016 10:33 PM
  4. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    Some like the better HDR photos for the more important uses and it doesn't stay on the phone. As stated, they take more space. The original is kept to have it on the phone to share. That's what I do.
    08-28-2016 10:50 PM

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