JPEG V RAW

Started Nov 24, 2012 | Discussions thread
Scott Larson
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Re: 8-bit vs. 16-bit
In reply to Press Correspondent, Nov 26, 2012

Press Correspondent wrote:

The problem with correcting JPGs is that they are 8-bit images and their histogram quickly becomes sparse during processing.

Yes, but that's just the histogram. It doesn't mean the effects are visible.

In extreme cases the posterization and other color artifacts become visible.

I guess I've never had an extreme case then.

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