Digital image formats

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Images contain a significant amount of information which translates to substantial memory for storage. In this chapter we briefly describe various formats in which images are stored. Of necessity this entails some description of image compression.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationDigital Image Forensics
Subtitle of host publicationThere is More to a Picture than Meets the Eye
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages43
ISBN (Electronic)9781461407577
ISBN (Print)1461407567, 9781461407560
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2013


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)
  • Computer Science(all)

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Sayood, K. (2013). Digital image formats. In Digital Image Forensics: There is More to a Picture than Meets the Eye (Vol. 9781461407577, pp. 79-121). Springer New York.