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Breaking it down into bit depth

Breaking it down into bit depth: Digital Media Foundations
Breaking it down into bit depth: Digital Media Foundations

Now that you understand binary and the way computers translate bits into bytes and numbers, you can easily understand the way the brightness of a pixel is broken down into several steps, from completely dark to completely bright, or perhaps from no red to fully red. Bit depth applies to the acquisition of sound just as it applies to capturing light. This lesson explains the grain size of visual and audio sampling.

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