JP2 to JPG

.jp2 files contain images in JPEG 2000 format. JPEG 2000 (like JPEG) was published by the eponymous organization "Joint Photographic Experts Group" and enables lossless and lossy compression of the images. These differences mean that .jp2 files are not compatible with .jpg and cannot be opened with Windows without additional software – so converting to […]

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BMP to JPG

The bitmap format was already introduced with Windows 3.0, that was in 1990. Bitmaps are recognizable by the ending BMP and meanwhile the format is quite antiquated – for this reason alone it is worth converting BMP to jpg. In addition, the bitmap format is rarely used on the Internet because the files are downright […]

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PNG to JPG

Easily convert PNG graphics to jpg format The png file format is an excellent format for transferring graphics or images without loss. The Portable Network Graphics is indispensable, especially in design, but a png image is not immediately readable for everyone. It is therefore sometimes necessary to convert a png to jpg, especially before sending […]

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WEBP

If you want to make your website faster and faster, or if you want to save bandwidth when uploading images, you can use WebP. The Google image standard is an alternative to jpg and png and has various advantages and uses standards such as RIFF as a basis. What is WebP? WebP works with 4: […]

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XCF

XCF is the standard file format of the free graphics software GIMP (Gnu Image Manipulation Program). Much like the .psd files obtained by Adobe Photoshop .xcf files get information about the various levels, channels, paths, texts and so on. Exporting or converting a .xcf file to another graphic format will result in this information being […]

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PSD

The professional image editing software Photoshop stores files in the format psd, Photoshop Document. These files allow the saving of all work steps and levels and thus provide a lossless access to the entire work on the document. As a matter of principle, it should be stored as PSD while working, and in the last […]

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GIF

The gif file format has experienced a real comeback in recent years and is now one of the more commonly used formats on the Internet. Originally, the Graphics Interchange Format was developed to store compact image files with transparencies as a sequence of images and also to be able to play them at slower connection […]

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RAW

RAW is a file format that is also considered a digital negative. At first, raw only specifies a certain raw data format in which images or videos are either not compressed at all, loss-free or lossy, in order to allow as flexible a postprocessing as possible. Different camera manufacturers rely on RAW format on different […]

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JP2

Like the regular JPEG, JPEG 2000 was developed as a format by the Joint Photographic Experts Group and published in late 2000. But unlike .jpg, the JPEG 2000 can also create lossless compressions and has been specially developed for raster graphics. Since the JPEG 2000 files can also store different metadata, these allow easy and […]

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CR2

A cr2 file is an image saved in Canon’s proprietary cr2 format. It is used by many Canon digital cameras. A cr2 file contains exactly what was captured by the camera, without any compression or processing. This is what is known as a raw format. Most digital cameras export images in a more common format, […]

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