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Apps II - 1.02 Vocabulary

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Clip Art
premade graphics that are available online and in many software packages; may be vector or raster
Photographs
raster images that contain millions of colors and realistic images
Art Work
computer created drawing or painting; may be vector or raster
Resolution
the amount of detail displayed in an image
PPI
pixels per inch
SPI
samples per inch
DPI
dots per inch
LPI
lines per inch
Aspect Ratio
relationship of an object's width to its height
Anti aliasing
smoothes the lines or transitions between neighboring colors and shapes in an image
Cloning
copying part of an image and placing it elsewhere
Cropping
removing a part of an image
Dithering
a process that approximates and adds colors that are not part of an image's original color palette
Feathering
making the edges of an image appear blurry
Filters
used to apply special affects to an image
Gradients
filling an object/image with a smooth transition of colors
Layering
compiling multiple pictures or objects together into one image
Patterns
raster graphics applied as a fill
Textures
used to create filters and backgrounds
Rotating
pivoting an object around its center point
Transparency
removing the background color of a raster image to allow the image to blend in with its background
pixels per inch
number of pixels displayed (not contained) in an image
samples per inch
information about how to display a scanned, printed, or digital image
dots per inch
dots of ink or toner in a printed image
lines per inch
printer resolution