Photoshop: Why is there no 32 Bits per Channel option available in the "Camera Raw" import options?

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Dear Adobe Gripe #15271:

"Why is there no 32 Bits per Channel option available in the "Photoshop Raw" import options?"
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Because raw files do not contain 32-bit data. You can merge multiple raw files using the File>Automate>Merge to HDR Pro... to create 32-bit files.