jpg is terrible for screenshots, even with quality adjustments. JPG always wants to blend hard edges, which screenshots are full of. PNG is smart enough to preserve them. JPG is better for photos that don't have hard edges, but for screenshots, PNG wins hands down.<br><br><br>
Because TIFF is huge, even with compression. And you can't plug any compression into it and expect apps to support it.<br><br>PNG is a great format. It's a standard so anyone can use it. It can adapt to photo realistic images as well as sharp, flat colour images and everything in between, and it has a very good compression scheme.<br><br>The real question is, why wouldn't you want PNG? It's a great format.<br><br><br>
png is fine, better than pdf, and this is just being picky for the sake of it.<br><br>I know TIFF is big, but "huge" is relative word, and with today's hard drives, I doubt TIFF screenshots are going to cramp anyone's disk space. The advantage would be that you could use your own compression scheme without losing quality.<br><br>
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