Re: Flare questions

Subject: Re: Flare questions
From: Tim Murray <tlmurray -at- techknowledgecorp -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com >> TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 12 Aug 2010 15:15:53 -0400

> Do have a pre-historic copy of SnagIt that gets a lot of use for
> screen-caps output as PNG and JPG. No other uses currently, but I
> really should come out of the Dark Ages.

You should avoid JPEGs for screen shots. The algorithm is designed for photographs. It doesn't know what to do with high contrast such as a straight vertical black line against white, so it may introduce artifacts -- little splotches of color -- along the edge. I can spot a JPEG screen shot a mile away.

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