International Standard
ISO 12639:2004
Graphic technology — Prepress digital data exchange — Tag image file format for image technology (TIFF/IT)
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ISO 12639:2004
Edition 2
International Standard
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ISO 12639:2004
Published (Edition 2, 2004)
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2023. Therefore this version remains current.
This standard has 1 amendment.

ISO 12639:2004

ISO 12639:2004
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ISO 12639:2004 specifies a media-independent means for prepress electronic data exchange using a tag image file format (TIFF). ISO 12639:2004 defines image file formats for encoding colour continuous-tone picture images, colour line-art images, high-resolution continuous-tone images, monochrome continuous-tone picture images, binary picture images, binary line-art images, screened data, and images of composite final pages.

General information

  •  : Published
     : 2004-05
    : International Standard confirmed [90.93]
  •  : 2
     : 74
  • ISO/TC 130
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Amendments are issued when it is found that new material may need to be added to an existing standardization document. They may also include editorial or technical corrections to be applied to the existing document.

Amendment 1

Use of JBIG2-Amd2 compression in TIFF/IT

Edition 2007

ISO 12639:2004/Amd 1:2007
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