Questions tagged [jpg]

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

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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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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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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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Are recommendations to convert photo color profiles from ProPhoto RGB to sRGB for the web outdated?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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Text I made in Photoshop becomes blurry when exported as JPG or PNG

I made an image with Photoshop. The text looks perfect in Photoshop but when I register it in .jpg or .png, the text looks blurry. I tried everything, but nothing works. The font is Truetype, the ...
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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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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 do I view a JPEG's EXIF data in Gimp?

I would like to view a JPEG's EXIF data in Gimp, perhaps modifying it. How do I do this?
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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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Problems exporting CorelDraw X7 file to JPG

When I export the CorelDraw X7 file to JPG I am getting an extra margin to the right and left of my graphic file. Any suggestions on how to get rid of this?
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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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InDesign export to px size and high res

I have seen you advise on exporting to a pixel size from InDesign by using the 72ppi to get the actual pixel size; however I also end up getting a poor quality resolution. How can I both get the ...
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Saving large PSD as JPG

I have a 180cm × 900cm document in 300dpi RGB 8-bit and I want to save it as a JPG, but when I try to "Save As", the only available choices are PSB, RAW and TIFF, why? I need it for overseas printing ...
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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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Photoshop adding border on saving to a JPG image

I don't know why but, when I save a Photoshop file it automatically changes the file size and adds a white padding on the top and bottom of the image: see a screen recording how this is happening here:...
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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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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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Transparency issue in Adobe illustrator when exporting JPEG

I cant figure out why my path which is at 100% opacity and above the red edge of my card, is showing through. I cant even think of how to google this error. I've expanded the "red card" it has a ...
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Krita PNG or JPEG not saving?

I've tried a grand total of 12 times to save my Krita files (called .kra) as .png or .jpg files, but it doesn't work. Each time I try, Krita freezes for a few minutes and then shuts down without ...
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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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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 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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CMYK JPEGs extracted from PDF appear inverted

I am having to deal with CMYK JPEGs extracted from a PDF source. The PDFs were created with Photoshop. The problem is that Photoshop stores JPEG CMYK data in PDF/EPS using "normal" values, whereas in ...
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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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Trying to save Gif in photoshop, but saves frames as separate images?

Trying to save Gif in photoshop, but saves frames as separate images? When I click the file it doesn't save as an animated gif.. help? I do File > Export > Save for web > Make sure it's a gif > Save >...
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"placed" Photoshop images in Illustrator - blurry when saved as .pdf?

I've edited some images in Photoshop to be used in a .pdf I'm creating in Illustrator. In PS, the images looked great and were saved with the following settings: .jpg/CMYK/Image Options: 10/Maximum. I ...
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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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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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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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Photoshop CC: convert to frame timeline releases only one frame

I have a 20 second animation brought in from After Effects as a jpeg sequence. When I import it, it makes a video timeline, but I need to delete individual repeat frames so I can add a delay to reduce ...
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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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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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Why does Photoshop want to save JPEG as quality '10' out of 12?

I'm currently editing a bunch of images (JPEGs) and Photoshop keeps wanting to save them as 10/12 instead of 12/12. Why does it constantly want to save it as 10/12 instead of 12/12? Is there an ...
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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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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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Photoshop: how to save cut out to JPG [duplicate]

I did cut out pictures white background and I expect to save it to jpg file without background. I do export and save to jpg. Unfortunately I still have background in new file. How to fix it? I would ...
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How do I trace this bitmap with JPEG artifacts?

I'm attempting to trace the following bitmap: Image by ACStewart from the web comic "Behind the GIFs" As humans, we can clearly see this was originally a vector, and should trace well. The problem ...
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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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Why does my compressed JPG have different colors from the original file?

I have no idea at all, first of all, of image internal composition and color modes. That said, I have a very strange problem. These are the pictures: Well, the ORIGINAL is more colorful in Firefox, ...
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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 to crop a JPG without recompressing?

Is it possible to crop a JPG image without losing quality/recompressing the remaining part of the image?
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How do I make JPG the default format when exporting in GIMP?

Using GIMP 2.8.22 on Windows. When I export images, gimp usually makes PNG the default. How do I make JPG the default format when exporting?
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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 ...