[XeTeX] efficiency of placing different graphics formats?

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Tue Sep 23 21:07:34 CEST 2008

On Sep 23, 2008, at 2:50 PM, Peter Dyballa wrote:

> PNG files are compressed a bit more complicated. In graphics
> applications or command line tools they really consume some time,
> both, when reading and when writing them.
> Do you really need – or have – bit-mapped files?

Yes. These are illustrations for a customized story book, cf


(though the site's not yet live)

> PDF, at least, can
> save some space.

When I do the benchmarking, I'll try bitmapped .pdfs (batch conversion  
from PhotoShop) as well.


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications

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