The two varieties of PNG Photoshop CC


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The two varieties of PNG

In this movie, I'll explain how to save that same high contrast image as a PNG file. Ping can do everything that GIF can do. And, in fact, PNG can do it better because PNG has the advantage of generating smaller file sizes. However, PNG doesn't necessarily enjoy as wide a support as GIF. So even though all the major web browsers support PNG, a lot of websites out there don't support PNG. So if you're posting to a third party site, you'll need to figure out whether they accept PNG graphics.

If so, go with PNG for your high contrast art. If not, go with GIF. So, I still have Deke's Techniques 060.psd selected. I'll go up to the File > Save For Web. And I'm going to ahead and zoom in on my graphic again, just so I can keep an eye on it. And when I'm zoomed in this far, I can see the effects of that reduced color pallet. I can also see that my 64-color GIF graphic is going to consume 45K on disc.

I want you to bear that in mind because notice all these options that we di...

The two varieties of PNG
Video duration: 3m 57s 10h 37m Intermediate Updated Sep 18, 2014

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The two varieties of PNG provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Intermediate

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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