31 05, 2013

Briefly about GIF

May 31st, 2013|Categories: General, PaperScan, Tips & tricks|Tags: , , , |

Hi folks, Today we will try to give you a quick overview on the GIF file format. GIF format was introduced by CompuServe in 1987 and soon became widely adopted because it supported colours (unlike its CompuServe predecessor, RLE) and it was small-sized (thanks to [...]

24 05, 2013

Briefly about JPEG

May 24th, 2013|Categories: General, PaperScan|Tags: , , , , |

Hi folks, We are going to dedicate an article to each of the most popular bitmap file formats and today we will make a quick incursion through JPEG. JPEG (.jpg or .jpeg) is a bitmap image file format specifically developed for storing photographic images (its [...]

17 05, 2013

More on interpolation in bitmaps

May 17th, 2013|Categories: General|Tags: , , , |

Hi folks, Today we are going to provide some more details on interpolation algorithms, not because we intend to annoy you with mathematics but just as an attempt to offer simple explanations to terms you might have encountered and puzzled you in imaging and photo [...]