Image Vocabulary Words
an image composed of pixels (picture element) in a grid. Each pixel contains color information for the image.
dots per inch. A measure of image resolution for printing devices.
in a digital image, a pixel having a single sample, resulting in each pixel having a shade of gray that varies from black at one extreme to white at the other for a total of 256 possibilities.
lines per inch. A measure of image resolution for half tone photographs.
pixels per inch. A measure of image resolution for screen images.
individual pixels that are visible within a bitmapped image.
a well-known example of a vector font system.
intellectual property rights that are held by the public at large.
an image created by an array of pixels.
the amount of pixels per linear inch of an image.
intellectual property such as photographs, clip art and illustrations that are offered for use in a specific way. The creator retains all copyrights and publishing rights.
in typography, a straight line. May be of varying thickness.
images that can be reduced are enlarged without degradation or pixelation.
an image drawn using points, lines and curves created using mathematical computations.