Definition[edit | edit source]

Image processing is the manipulation of digitally encoded image data. Two of the most common categories of image processing include image data compression and image enhancement. Typical processes include resizing, cropping, sharpening, rotating, and adjusting color or contrast.

Image processing is

[t]he process of electronically inputting source documents by taking an image of the document, thereby eliminating the need for key entry.[1]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. ISACA, Interactive Glossary & Term Translations (full-text).
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