The standard way in which a digital image is encoded for storage, dependent upon the proposed use of the image, such as print, email or web viewing. Various formats (e.g. .JPEG, .TIFF, .PSD, etc.) have different characteristics.Photo Tips
A collection of information like data, text or images which are saved on a CD. DVD or hard drive.
Common name for an electronic document or digital image.
A computer document; also, a collection of information, such as data, images or text that can be saved on a disk or a hard drive.
Type of program or data file. Includes JPEG, TIFF and BMP
The way an image is saved to a digital camera s memory. JPEG, TIFF, and raw (DNG or other proprietary file formats) are the most common file formats found in digital cameras.