The table below lists the Adobe applications that are compatible with the Photoshop Camera Raw plug-in. It also shows the version of Camera Raw included with each application, and the latest version of Camera Raw each supports.

Adobe application Shipped with Camera Raw plug-in version Compatible with Camera Raw 
plug-in through version
After Effects CC 2015 9.0 9.7
After Effects CC 2014 8.5 8.7.1
After Effects CC 8.0 8.7.1
After Effects CS6 7.0 8.7.1 (See Note 5)

After Effects CS5

6.0 6.7
After Effects CS4 5.0 5.7
After Effects CS3 4.0 4.6
After Effects 7 3.2 3.2 (See Note 2)
Adobe Bridge CC 2015 9.6 9.7
Adobe Bridge CC 8.0 9.7
Adobe Bridge CS6 7.0 8.7.1 (See Note 5)
Adobe Bridge CS5 6.0 6.7
Adobe Bridge CS4 5.0 5.7
Adobe Bridge CS3 4.0 4.6 (See Note 3)
Adobe Bridge CS2 3.0 3.7
Photoshop CC 2015.5 9.6 9.7
Photoshop CC 2015 9.0 9.7
Photoshop CC 2014 8.5 9.7
Photoshop CC 8.0 9.7
Photoshop CS6 7.0 9.1.1 (See Note 5 and Note 6)
Photoshop CS5 6.0 6.7
Photoshop CS4 5.0 5.7
Photoshop CS3 4.0 4.6
Photoshop CS2 3.0 3.7
Photoshop CS  2.0 2.4
Photoshop 7 1.0 1.0
Photoshop Elements 15 9.6 9.7
Photoshop Elements 14 9.0 9.5
Photoshop Elements 13 8.6 9.0
Photoshop Elements 12 8.1 8.5 (See Note 5)
Photoshop Elements 11 7.1 7.4
Photoshop Elements 10 6.4.1 6.7
Photoshop Elements 9 6.1 6.5
Photoshop Elements 8 5.5 6.2
Photoshop Elements 7 (Windows) 4.5 5.6
Photoshop Elements 6 (Mac OS) 4.3 5.6
Photoshop Elements 6 (Windows) 4.2 5.6
Photoshop Elements 5 (Windows) 3.5 4.6
Photoshop Elements 4.0.1 (Mac OS) 3.3 4.6 (See Note 4)
Photoshop Elements 4 (Windows) 3.2 3.7
Photoshop Elements 3 2.3 3.6
Adobe Premiere Elements 14 9.0 9.5
Adobe Premiere Elements 13 8.6 9.0
Adobe Premiere Elements 12 8.5 8.7.1
Adobe Premiere Elements 12 8.1 8.5 (See Note 5)
Adobe Premiere Elements 11 7.1 7.4
Adobe Premiere Elements 10 6.4.1 6.7
Adobe Premiere Elements 9 6.1 6.5
Adobe Premiere Elements 8 5.5 6.2
Adobe Premiere Elements 7 4.5 5.6
Adobe Premiere Elements 4  4.2 5.6 (See Note 1)
Adobe Premiere Elements 3 3.5 4.6 (See Note 1)
  • Note 1: For any version of Adobe Premiere Elements, you can import supported digital camera raw images but you cannot access the Camera Raw dialog box. 
  • Note 2: After Effects 7 includes version 3.2.0.1 of the Camera Raw plug-in, which was designed solely for use with After Effects 7. You cannot update the Camera Raw plug-in for After Effects 7.
  • Note 3: When you install Adobe Bridge CS3 as part of Photoshop Elements 6 on Mac OS, Adobe Bridge supports Camera Raw through version 5.5. For more information, see Use Camera Raw 5.x with Photoshop Elements 6 when you also have Photoshop CS3 installed (Mac OS).
  • Note 4: If you are using Mac OS 10.3.x, then Camera Raw 4.1 is the latest version that you can install for Photoshop Elements 4.0.1. For more information, see Error "not enough memory" when you open a camera raw file in Photoshop Elements 4.0.1 (Mac OS 10.3)
  • Note 5: If you are using Mac OS 10.6, Windows XP, or Windows Vista, Adobe Camera Raw 8.4 and later is not compatible. You can use up to Camera Raw 8.3. See Adobe Camera Raw 8.4 or later on Mac OS 10.6, Windows XP, and Vista.
  • Note 6: Adobe Camera Raw will no longer be updated for Photoshop CS6 after version 9.1.1. See: Update to camera support policy in CS6

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