Tuesday, November 9th, 2004
Watch Those JPEGs!
JPEG is a great format, ya know? They can take a huge 30 meg file and make it look great at 3 meg – if only my diet worked so well
However, there is a hidden danger behind all that digital dexterity. JPEGs are a “lossy” compression scheme. What they do is “dump” unnecessary information when they are created. The higher the compression rate, the more… Continue reading