An Overview to Image Compression

December 15, 2022  |  9:30am PST

In this lesson you'll learn all about compression, why compression is important and why you need to understand it. We'll cover lossless vs. lossy compression and the implications of adjusting various parameters. We'll also touch upon balancing compression against quality and speed. Finally, we'll look at artifacts, generation loss, metadata and how it affects media file sizes.

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Meet the Lesson Presenters

Jon Sneyers
Senior Image Researcher
Marcelo Lewin
Head of Content and Community
Headless Creator

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