Image Format Use... Was: export snapshot
claus at dreischer.de
Sun Nov 7 07:38:34 CST 2004
At 10:32 Uhr -0400 07.11.2004, Jim Carwardine wrote:
>This begs the question in my mind as to the universal usefulness of either
>png or jpeg. Is one better than another universally or is there a more
>appropriate situation to use one or the other?
PNG is a lossles format.
So if you have a black/white logo, a screenshot, etc. this is the
format to use.
JPG is a lossy format, means it saves diskspace by not reproducing
the EXACT original image.
Use it when you have photos and other full color graphics.
Hope this short comparison was understandable.
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