Created by the Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG), the JPEG is the first colour still image data compression international standard. It consists of 20 explicitly defined processes to encode or decode continuous tone still images.
Foreword. Acknowledgments. Trademarks. Introduction. Image Concepts and Vocabulary. Aspects of the Human Visual Systems. The Discrete Cosine Transform (DCT). Image Compression Systems. JPEG Modes of Operation. JPEG Syntax and Data Organization. Entropy Coding Concepts. JPEG Binary Arithmetic Coding. JPEG Coding Models. JPEG Huffman Entropy Coding. Arithmetic Coding Statistical. More on Arithmetic Coding. Probability Estimation. Compression Performance. JPEG Enhancements. JPEG Applications and Vendors. Overview of CCITT, ISO, and IEC. History of JPEG. Other Image Compression Standards. Possible Future JPEG Directions. Appendix A. Appendix B. References. Index.