Tagged Image File Format

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2021-10-03 16:06:49
TIFF is a file format for storing images losslessly. It is widely supported by image-manipulation applications, by scanning, faxing, word processing, optical character recognition and other applications.
Common image file formats
TIFF
Developed byAdobe
Year1986 (version 1)
1992 (version 6)
ProsLossless
High-quality images
Compatible with both PCs and Macs
Multiple images and multiple pages can be saved in one file
ConsLarge file size
Not great for web graphics
Minor software compatibility issues
Features
Vector graphicsNo
Raster imageYes
LosslessYes
Animation supportNo
Transparency supportYes
Layers support-
HDRYes
Maximum bit depth32-bit
CMYK support (for print)Yes
Maximum number of channels65535
Commonly used forImages from scanner
HD imaging
Working with photographs without image quality loss
Browser support (without plugin)
Google ChromeNo
Microsoft EdgeNo
SafariNo
FirefoxNo
OperaNo
Internet ExplorerNo
Additional
File extensions.tiff .tif
Wikipediahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tagged_Image_File_Format
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