Understanding File Formats


Lesson Info

Understanding File Formats with Khara Plicanic

Who says file formats can't be sexy? People get all kinds of confused about file formats. JPG, PSD, TIF, PNG, EPS, PDF, etc. What's the difference and when/why would you choose one particular format over another? Learn to understand your options within Photoshop!

Software Used: Adobe Photoshop CS6



  • <p>Khara does a good job explaining the uses of different file formats. This is not an expensive course. If you want this topic explained in a succinct manner, it&#39;s very helpful. The download PDF is a great summary. I understand this topic much better since viewing this course and reading the handout.</p>
  • Good class!! Instructor tried to explain everything with easy terms and analogies and made the class easy to follow! Enjoyed it!
  • It's great!