Paint Shop Pro animation file (Paint Shop Pro Products)
CALS files are used mainly for document imaging and only store black-and-white, 1- bit image data.
Developed by CompuServe, GIF uses a palette of up to 256 colors and is a popular choice for Web site graphics.
Used by Electronic Arts Deluxe Paint package. LBM files use an IFF Bitmap header and IFF color map. As Electronic Arts progressed towards being a game developer, Deluxe Paint was aban
EPS is supported by most illustration and page layout programs.
The GEM image format is the saved bitmap file used by GEM Paint and Ventura Publisher
IFFs are 8 to 24 bit indexed color graphics or 8 bit interleave audio and are used on the Classic Amiga platform. Audio IFF files usually use a .snd extension.
Joint Photographers Exchange graphic (JPEG) is a compressed raster image format file. JPEGs are popular for Web-based distribution and display of photographic quality images.
The JPEG-2000 image compression system has a rate-distortion advantage over the original JPEG. It allows extraction of different resolutions, pixel fidelities, regions of interest, components, and more, all from a single compressed bitstream. JPEG-2000 also has options for lossy and lossless compression.
Apple Macintosh Metafile supported by most Mac programs.
MAC files are used in the Macintosh MacPaint application. The MAC format requires always an image width of 576 pixels and a height of 720 lines.
Mono bitmap format used mainly for Black- and-white drawings and clip art.
Files are created by JefPoskanzersPBMPlus Portable Bitmap Utilities. The portable bitmap format is a lowest common denominator monochrome file format.
Files are created by JefPoskanzersPBMPlus Portable Bitmap Utilities. The portable graymap format is a lowest common denominator grayscale file format.
by JefPoskanzersPBMPlus Portable Bitmap Utilities. The portable pixmap format is a lowest common denominator color image file format.
A flexible basic file format for transferring files between applications and computer platforms. This format consists of a stream of bytes describing the color information in the file.
SG is the file extension for the Image file associated with SnapGraphix.
The Sun Raster format is the native bitmap format on the Sun UNIX platforms. It is a simple bitmap format with wide distribution as it is supported by Sun OS and many UNIX based applications.
TIFF is mainly used for exchanging documents between different applications and different computer platforms. It supports the LZW method compression for image types.
Developed by Truevision Inc. TGA files is a file format that will support images suitable for display on Targa hardware but is supported by many applications on a wide range of platforms.
Graphics file format used to exchange graphics information between Microsoft Windows applications.
The RLE format is a variation of the Windows BMP format that offers asome image compression. In Windows it can be used to create compressed wallpaper files or to replace the opening Windows logo screen.
Windows Bitmap file with color options of Mono, 4-bit, 8-bit, 24-bit. Compression is RLE, Huffman 1D, or uncompressed. This format is supported by Intel machines running OS/2, Microsoft Windows, Windows NT, Windows 95, and MS-DOS.
WBMP is WAP (Wireless Application Protocol) graphic format optimized for mobile computing devices.
Bitmap graphics file format, originally developed by Z-Soft for use with PC- Paintbrush. This file format is now used and generated by many applications and scanners.
Raster (bitmap) graphics are stored as pixels. When they are viewed together they form a picture. Vector graphics are drawings stored as objects, such as lines and curves. Inkscape would be a vector graphics editor. Gimp and Photoshop would be used for raster images.