Industry Standardization for HD Photo

This is a pretty exciting day for all of us working on HD Photo.  Today, the Joint Photographic Expert’s Group (JPEG) announced a new work item for the standardization of a HD Photo as a new file format called JPEG XR (XR is short for “extended range”.)  You can read the full details in the…

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High Dynamic Range Editing

HD Photo supports a new paradigm for image editing.  , Higher fidelity images can be stored in a high dynamic range, wide gamut format using either fixed or floating point numerical encoding.  HD Photo retains image content that would otherwise fall outside the visible range and be clipped using the more typical unsigned integer numerical representation…

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