ICNS

ICNS is a file format known as Apple Icon Image used in Apple Inc,’s Mac OS X. It supports icons of 16 × 16, 32 × 32, 48 × 48, 128 × 128, 256 × 256, 512 × 512, and 1024 × 1024 pixels, with both 1- and 8-bit alpha channels and multiple image states. Although the icons are fixed width the operating system may scale these to any size.

mvg

The MVG fiel format is used by ImageMagick, which is a image processing software utility. An MVG file is the result of the conversion of a SVG graphic file. It does not have containers or sets of image commands and ignores white space between commands, which allows for multiple commands per line.

 

rle

A RLE file format, short for Run-Length encoding, is a 4 or 8-bit RLE-encoded bitmap image, which is basically a DIB file that uses RLE compression. It is a common image format used in early versions of Windows and CompuServe software. The RLE image format is the native format used by the Utah Raster Toolkit, a collection of programs and C routines for managing raster images.

Mime type: application/rle, application/x-rle, image/rle, zz-application/zz-winassoc-rle

cin

The CIN extension is used for image files, created by Kodak’s Cineon film system. It transfers film images to a digital format for electronic compositing, manipulation and enhancement, then outputs back to film with no loss of image quality.

psp

A PSP extension, short for Paint Shop Pro, is an image file that is created by the Paint Shop Pro software by Corel Corporation. The PSP extension may also be found in files created by Adobe Photoshop, the market leading software for image editing.

Mime type: image/bmp

pic

The PIC file extension is used for images that are created by a lot of the image processing software applications. Amongst these software is Advanced Art Studio, Paint and Houdini.

Mime-type: image/x-pic

srw

The SRW file format is a Samsung RAW image. This is an image that was captured by a Samsung Digital Camera and not processed by photo editing software yet. After it has been compressed it is most likely converted to a more popular format like jpg or png.

eps

An EPS file type, short for Encapsulated PostScript, can be distinquished in two types: One is a vector based graphics file which can easily be edited for type and color in Adobe Illustrator or other vector based applications such as Coral Draw. They are either CMYK colour, or flat pantone based and can be scaled in size without losing the output. The other EPS type is a photo file that is flattened. These can be opened by Adobe Photoshop or other image editors. This type of EPS file however, will significantly be reduced in quality when scaled beyond the set resolution.

Mime type: application/postscript, application/eps, application/x-eps, image/eps, image/x-eps

mac

A MAC file is a MacPaint image bitmap file, created by Macintosh as an extenstion for one of the first painting programs for the Mac computer. Due to the time it has been created (only black and white monitors existed), it only support black and white graphics.

pct

A PCT file extension is used for Graphic Image stored PICT formats by Macintosh, developed by Apple in 1984. It is used for the storage of images using Apple’s QuickDraw and contains image data in either PICT 1 format (8 colours) or PICT 2 (thousands of colours). PICT files are often perceived with the PICT extension, but they are typically seen with the PCT extension in Windows.