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A description of the number of colours or shades of gray a monitor can display or a scanner can process; the higher the bit depth, the higher the number of colour hues that can be supported

bit depth

The number of shades of gray in a digital image. Bit depth is defined as 2n , where the multiplier 2 indicates that the image is in black and white and n represents the power to which the computer can multiply this function. Therefore a bit depth of 21 would produce 2 shades of gray; a bit depth of 212 would produce 4096 shades of gray. Digital radiography, CT, and MR images are produced with bit depths of 10 or 12.
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Present students with the task of manipulating the resolution, bit depth, and image size of their artwork in order to squeeze their creative ideas into a "box" of that size.
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Standardization: 4EVER Consortium members will continue to actively contribute to standardization initiatives by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) and Digital Video Broadcasting project (DVB), focusing in particular on color space, frame rates and bit depth with the goal of enhancing the television experience through future standards, not just with higher resolution images.
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3 specification or later version supports Deep Color bit depths, and it defines bit depths for Deep Color as greater than 24-bits.
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