Change JPEG to TIFF

  TommyRed 15:38 25 Jan 2004
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I'm told that editing JPEG's degrades the quality because they are already compressed. I've been advised to save them as TIFF's before I do any editing on them. Would I have to do this to all my photo's or just the ones I'm going to edit? TIA TR

  ewtie 15:44 25 Jan 2004

Do you really want that answered? :-)

Think!!!!!

A clue - why would you want to change the ones you are not going to edit if you are happy with the quality?

  Sheila-214876 15:54 25 Jan 2004

Good advice from ewtie. But never edit the original anyway. Always work on a copy. If you then mess it up you still have the original to go back to and make another copy. I use PSP for editing but I always save a copy as a TIFF for editing first. If I make a mistake I delete it and make another TIFF copy.

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