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Beyond JPEG

It’s surprising that the venerable JPEG image compression standard, which dates back to 1986, is still the best we can do for photographic image compression. There’s a sequel of sorts to JPEG known as JPEG 2000. It’s the logical heir to the JPEG throne. The promise of JPEG 2000 is higher image quality in much smaller file sizes.

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