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Imwrite TIFF compression

asked 2013-04-10 04:17:49 -0600

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Is tiff format compressed using imwrite? If it is, what is the compression scheme, and is it lossy ?


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answered 2013-04-10 06:18:01 -0600

To be able to see the compression scheme, please take a look at the source code, but as far as my experience with tiff images goes, there is actually lossy formatting going on. If you want to avoid this, use a compression independent file format like *.ppm.

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