This evening I noticed that Photoshop Camera Raw 9.0 was released and available for download and install using an opened project's Help Menu/Update.
The download and install went well for Photoshop Elements 13/13.1 and Premiere Elements 13/13.1 on Windows 7 64 bit and Windows 8.1 64 bit computers.
The Photoshop Camera Raw plug-in enables Premiere Elements to import raw image format files and dng files as source media into its project. But, Photoshop Elements is needed to open and edit the Camera Raw image in the Camera Raw editing workspace. The following link appears to have an up to date list of Camera Raw version and supported cameras.
It is necessary for the Camera Raw plug-in to support the camera and for the Camera Raw plug-in to be supported by the version of Photoshop Elements/Premiere Elements.
The DNG Converter 9.0 is also available but is downloaded from
More information can be found