Image formats

The images in the image archive can be downloaded in seven different sizes and qualities.

Everything is free for you to use as long as you follow the simple rules in our Copyright info.

Image Type File Format Width Height Unsharp mask Jpeg quality Colour Corr.
mini JPEG 50 y  80 45  y
newsmini JPEG 60 y 80 45 y
hofthumbs JPEG 95 y 80 45 y
thumbs JPEG 122 y  80 45  y
wallpaperthumbs JPEG 122 92 80 45 y
frontpagethumbs JPEG 150 100 25 60 y
potw JPEG 170 100 25 60 y
news JPEG 180 y 80 53 y
potwmedium JPEG 220 140 25 60 y
thumb350x JPEG 350 223 25 60 y
thumb300y JPEG x 300 70 60 y
medium JPEG 320 y  70  60  y
screen640 JPEG 640 360 25 60 y
videoframe JPEG 640 y 25 60 y
wallpaper1 JPEG 1024 768 25 80 y
screen JPEG 1280 y 25 60 y
wallpaper2 JPEG 1280 1024 25 80 y
wallpaper3 JPEG 1600 1200 25 80 y
banner1920 JPEG 1920 900 25 45 y
wallpaper4 JPEG 1920 1200 25 80 y
wallpaper5 JPEG 2048 1536 25 80 y
zoomable Tiled JPEG Full-size (tiled) Full-size (tiled)      
publicationjpg JPEG 4000 y 0 90 y
publicationtiff TIFF 4000 y      
publicationtiff10k TIFF 10,000 y      
publicationtiff25k TIFF 25,000 y      
publicationtiff40k TIFF 40,000 y      
large JPEG Full-size Full-size 0 80  
original TIF (or JPEG or GIF in a few cases) Full-size Full-size      
pl_screen JPEG 1280 y 25 60 y
pl_thumbs JPEG 122 y 80 45 y