Vector DDs: Carbon copies to get DDs?
Although this originally was first intended to be a journal entry, I feel due to the editorial nature of the piece and features, I'd make it a news article.
The issue: should carbon copied/traced stock images receive Daily Deviation features?
What is Vector Art?
In digital art there are two layer formats: raster and vector. Raster formats are based in pixels and vector is based in paths and points.
When you resize a raster image, you are expanding the pixels. Your program has to try to estimate what the colours would be for the additional pixels created. Due to this, the image loses it's clarity and creates a pixel effect.
When you resize a vector image, you are increasing the distance between the points. Due to this, the image doesn't lose it's clarity and doesn't pixellate.
The key element of vector is that it's infinitely scalable without any quality loss and it's why we love it!
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