[Tig] 8k IMAX scans... 16k next
bfriesen at simple.dallas.tx.us
Sun Aug 3 17:23:59 BST 2008
On Thu, 31 Jul 2008, timothy norman huber wrote:
> Check out BigTIFF version of the libtiff library. Aperio developed bigTIFF
> because their scanner generates 100k x 100k images.
The normal development path of libtiff also supports BigTIFF but has
not yet produced more than a beta release.
Regardless, 16K resolution is still smaller than uncompressed file
sizes used for high-end (2400 DPI) desktop publishing. Single-frame
16 bit/sample images still fit in legacy TIFF file sizes (handles up
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