Supported Image File Types 

The programme reads a large variety of common file types and writes most of them:

Load and save JPEG (RGB, GrayScale, YCbCr, CMYK, YCbCrK).

Load and save JPEG2000: JP2, J2K and JPC code stream formats (JPEG-2000 Part-1 standard, ISO/IEC 15444-1)

Load and save TIFF (rev.6.0 and Tech.Note #2, Packbits, JPEG, LZW, CCITT G.3 and G.4) with RGB, CMYK, B/W, CIELab, with 48 bit support. Also FAX (CCITT3), G3F and G3N (Zetafax) formats supported for loading. Supports paletted 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128 and 256 colour  images.

Save (only) PostScript (PS and EPS) format - single and multi-page using RLE, G3Fax, G4Fax and Jpeg compression.

Save (only) Adobe PDF format - single and multi-page images using G3Fax, G4Fax and Jpeg compression.

Load and save PNG with various compression levels.

Load and save compressed and uncompressed BMP in 2,16, 256 or 16M colour images.

Load and save uncompressed and black/white WBMP (Wireless Bitmap)

Load and save compressed and uncompressed PCX images in 2,16, 256 or 16M colours.

Load and save 2, 4, 8,16, 32, 64,128 or 256 colour GIFs.

Load and save DCX (multi-page PCX) files

Load and save DIB, RLE, TGA (TARGA, VDA, ICB, VST, PIX).

Load and save Portable Bitmap PBM, PGM and PPM

Load WMF, EMF Windows Metafiles

Load RAW formats from many digital cameras.


Extant Exif information  is saved in Jpeg and TIFF formats. Read/Write IPTC (IIMV4) information is imported/saved from/to JPEG and TIFF.