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Filename extension.exr
Developed byIndustrial Light & Magic
Initial release1999; 25 years ago (1999)
Latest release
(12 August 2020; 3 years ago (2020-08-12))
Type of formatHigh-dynamic-range imaging
Open format?Yes, Modified BSD License

OpenEXR is a image format that has some similar features to JPEG and PNG, but has a higher dynamic range and a 32-bit color channel.[1] OpenEXR gives more realism and precision but has huge file sizes. It has been released under the BSD license.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Chapter 26. The OpenEXR Image File Format". NVIDIA Developer. Retrieved 2021-04-21.
  2. "OpenEXR". www.openexr.com. Archived from the original on 2021-04-21. Retrieved 2021-04-21.