JPEG XL file format

I just saw there is a new open source backwards compatible jpeg format coming out.

“The format will benefit photographers by including a wide color gamut, HDR (high dynamic range), and high bit depth images.”

Regretfully, as usual, it could be bloated with a lot of patents :cold_face:

Supposedly its royalty free.

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