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Questions about the JPEG file format. JPEG is a commonly used method of lossy compression for digital photography.

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Making Visually Lossless JPGs

After the feedback you have given me (sorry for all the trouble, by the way), I decided to export the frames from my videos as JPGs. However, since the give some quality loss, how do I make ones that ...
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What is causing stripes in my jpg files?

Wherever I download or upload a .jpg picture from my PC, even directly from my phone to my PC or mail it, I get this displayed instead of the .jpg picture. Can't find a single similar problem on the ...
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Are recommendations to convert photo color profiles from ProPhoto RGB to sRGB for the web outdated?

I’ve read several articles that recommend converting all photo color profiles from ProPhoto RGB to sRGB for the web, but these articles are several years old. Now that JPG, PNG, and WebP formats all ...
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How to reduce file size of png file after setting transparent background in GIMP?

Suppose you have a .jpg photo such as this apple: (.jpg 24KB) You use GIMP to add an alpha channel and remove the white background. As .jpg does not support transparency (see this question), you ...
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Does reducing image pixel resolution affect image file size?

Let's say I have a JPG file 500x500px. I want to display it at 100x100px on my website. Is there a point of reducing the file image resolution to 100x100px from a file size perspective, rather than ...
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12 inch jpg needs to be one inch but it is getting blurry and pixelated. Why would that happen?

Is the size difference just too much? I am resizing on Photoshop and it is not working. My client says that makes no sense and I need to just "do it". I know you can lose quality when making ...
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Reducing image size for Facebook

I need to resize a .jpg for placement in Facebook business page. I've tried both scaling in AI as well as reducing the pixel size significantly, but when I upload the image it still does not fit in ...
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How would you convert an image into a SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) without losing too much details and where all the details are contoured?

I'm trying to find a suitable pipeline for projects, using pictures. I'd need to obtain, at the end, a SVG with a lot of details instead of a huge black and white mush. Here is an exemple : Credits : ...
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SEO friendly photos

In an e-commerce website/platform where we get photos from our customers (their personal photo and PDF files), we want to make the photos SEO friendly. Should we ask our customers/users to use JPG ...
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Does .jfif image deteriorate in quality if converted to .jpg?

.jfif seems to be the image format of choice of some social media platforms. If you download a .jfif image, and convert it to .jpeg, is any quality lost from the file format conversion?
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How to add number to every .jpg book page?

I have around 400 .jpg images of book pages, and they are not numbered. They are already numbered in the filenames e.g. "8_9.jpg", "9_10.jpg" and so on. I would like to automate ...
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Exporting a vector logo to JPG/TIFF changes colour values

I'm facing a perplexing problem while exporting a vector graphic (a logo) from illustrator. The document colour profile is CMYK and I'm attempting to export high resolution JPG/TIFF files for print in ...
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Cannot save as jpg after update

I am using the latest version of Photoshop. For months and months I have been able to save my work as a JPG with no issues at all. An update was performed this morning, and now it won't let me save as ...
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Raster image opens in smaller dimensions in Adobe Illustrator

so I have this image that is 612x408px (300dpi?): I create a new file in AI at 612x408px (72ppi) and when I import the image, the image imports in lower dimensions: When I scale the image up to the ...
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How to export artboards as jpgs using image processor in photoshop cc?

I have 10 PSD files and each file is having 10 artboards in it. I want to export them all using an image processor to have a total of 100 jpg files not like 10 jpg files.
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Keep image ratio bulk export JPG from Indesign

Is there a reason why the generated JPG has the ratio of the image frame its in. Say you place a square psd file and make it smaller in the rectangle and also make that frame rectangular. Now the ...
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Can .jpg have transparency?

I have read everywhere that .jpg can't have transparency and you can't save it as transparent. But I have a .jpg picture with transparency. Link to the picture Can anyone explain how the picture I ...
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Best Image Compression process for jpg web images?

Let's say I have a 1 mb JPG image file that I need to make a minor edit to and re-save. For the editing, I can use photshop or gimp. For compression, I can use photoshop, gimp, and any of those online ...
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Can't export 300dpi jpeg in Adobe Illustrator

I have an A4 size artboard with pixels as the units that I want to export as JPG at 300dpi. Whenever I try to export, it asks me to lower the resolution. At max, I can export at 150 dpi. Why is this ...
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Can I convert a jpg to vector, resize, then back to jpg?

From what I've read I can convert a jpg to a vector file using Illustrator. but I need to know if I can do the reverse. I have pictures (jpgs) that I eventually want to convert to a cross stitch ...
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Change background on jpeg/pdf [closed]

I purchased a file online for an invitation that is a jpeg and pdf. I love the design but hoped to change the background from a cream to a chalkboard look. (I suppose I’ll find clip art or stock photo ...
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Adobe Illustrator - Convert .jpg with gradient background to vector object

I don't have too much experience with Adobe Illustrator (I am a beginner), but what I am trying to do is to convert a logo (see attached image - .jpg format) to vector object in Adobe Illustrator. ...
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When exporting artboards from Adobe XD, the designs appear blurry and not great quality as a jpg or png?

If I create a website design in Adobe XD (artboard size: 960px x 1000px), which contains text, vector shapes and images. When I export it to send to the client as either a JPG or PNG, it doen't show ...
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Need to improve the quality of images with GIMP

I have a number of jpg images whose quality I would like to improve. It is planned to both print them and use them in digital format. I guess to use the GIMP or another programm that I can install in ...
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How to batch convert RAW NEF to JPEG in GIMP?

I have dozens of pictures in RAW .NEF format from a Nikon camera that I want to convert to JPEG. I found this page with a Script-fu plugin that has a batch mode. I installed GIMP and UFRAW with: brew ...
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JPEG with transparent background

My client wants me to supply images for web as JPEG with transparent background. Is this possible?
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Why does resizing a jpeg from bigger to smaller make it blurry?

I am resizing an image from 3000x810 to something smaller 900x243 but this makes the image blurry. I am curious why this is happening. I understand why making an image larger results in a blurry/...
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How to match Photoshop canvas color to background of site?

I'm building an e-commerce site and use a .JSX script to bulk resize images and add canvas if needed so the aspect ratio is 1:1 The problem is the default canvas color in Photoshop CC 2017 does not ...
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How to stabilize series of jpgs for animated gif?

There is this series of jpegs that I want to turn into an animated gif. That's easy enough, but the subject jumps around as the people in the image shift. How can I stabilize the subjects? I know ...
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JPEG to GIF conversions

Why do jpeg files increase when they were converted from a gif file? When I would convert a jpeg file to a gif, the file size would get smaller. However, converting the gif file to a jpeg would make ...
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From Illustrator to Photoshop to Print [duplicate]

I need to export final files with at max 128mb for print on fabric. My initial canvas size is 16.383px x 10.000px (the 16383 is the max allowed by illustrator). I've noticed that even working in ...
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How to fix horizontal lines from JPG compression in an image?

I have a geometric wallpaper that I downloaded for my phone, but it has these horizontal lines in it, from what a presume is an artifact of JPG compression. Any thoughts on how to fix?
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Illustrator file size PDF vs JPEG export

I've come across a weird behavior regarding the output file size when exporting/saving files from Illustrator CC. I have an image with several bitmaps (i.e. raster images/photographs) where I added ...
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Adobe Illustrator formating to JPG turing out stretchy @ [closed]

I have finished some work on Adobe Illustrator, converted it to PDF and then JPG. but no matter how many times I changed the settings with compression, My art board looks all squished...anybody know ...
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Why png image loses color? [closed]

I have provided the client a logo (black and white) for Instagram in png. According to the client when he uploaded png image, the black part of image changes to green. Can anybody tell me why this ...
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JPEG using illustrator [closed]

Does the quality of JPEG pictures changed when cropped in any app editting pics? and *what can I do to have a high resolution JPEG pics and unchangale (vector) format?, because as i know that using ...
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Tools that claim to reduce jpg size with no quality loss

Microsoft used to have an "image resizer" as part of their Mini Tool Pack in Win XP and today, there are many such tools for Windows 10, some free and some not. Lots of them claim to reduce the size ...
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Images allowing you to copy text

I was wondering, given the sheer amount of images with text in front, posted on Facebook, some of which may make you want to select and translate via machine translation of copy and paste, has anyone ...
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File Sizes Go Up When I Remove Background

I have these .jpg pics and I removed their background. But after I saved them to .png their file sizes skyrocketed. Like a 198kb file becomes 3.82mb after I save it to .png. Why is that?
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How can I export an Illustrator JPEG - PNG while keeping the whitespace?

I created a logo in illustrator for a client. When I export it and save it as a JPEG the image is clear but the artboard gets cut of. It only saves the logo itself, there is no white space. How can I ...
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JPEG opening in Camera Raw

I opened JPEG in Photoshop and it showed me the Camera Raw window, instead of just opening the file. After searching on the internet I found that Camera Raw can handle JPEG and TIFF. I also found ...
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How do I darken the outline of a diagram with a white background without Photoshop?

I just want to darken the outline of this diagram of a drone controller: The black outline of the controller is too light to see properly. I don't have Photoshop or any paid photo editor. I'm not a ...
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Striped gradient after saving vector in Adobe illustrator

After saving an .ai to .jpg I've got striped lines on gradient background. Anti aliases is enabled. How can I get smooth transition in this case?
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Is there any method to deliberately digitally corrupt an image?

For an art project. I want to take a high-resolution digital image and digitally 'corrode' it. My original intention was to subject an image to repeated jpg compression, and show the iterations, but ...
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Red Suffers More Artifacts Than Other Colours. Why? [duplicate]

The Red Compression Issue Red is one of the colours I use most often in my graphic design for marketing. However, despite it being a good colour to use in marketing advertisements, it also suffers ...
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New: Photoshop - Export As - Why no Progressive JPG Option

Photoshop - Export As - Why no Progressive JPG Option Why does the latest version of Photoshop not have the JPG Progressive option as a choice when using the Export As option and only in the Legacy ...
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Saving smallest JPG possible with Photoshop

I wanted to know what the best way to save a JPG to be very small and still keep its quality as much as possible. I have 1200x1200 psd files that when I save them while keeping quality the jpg is ...
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Photoshop shortcut for File, Save As, Format: PNG or JPG, Save, OK [duplicate]

Classical situation: you're working in Photoshop on a PSD file and you want a to export it to PNG or JPG. Here is the usual way: menu File > Save As > Click on Format > Find PNG in the list and ...
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How was this Path embedded in a JPG image?

If one downloads this image to their computer and opens it in Photoshop, they will notice something very interesting in the Paths panel: Several paths are included in this file, one for the laptop's ...
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Can a jpeg contain tiff image data?

My graphic designer sent me a file and went on vacation! I think the file may contain what I need, but I don't know how to access it. The file has a jpeg extension and it appears to be only 150 x 83 ...
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