Unraveling The JPEG by University of Washington
JPEG images are everywhere in our digital lives, powered by algorithms that remove details that are imperceptible to the human eye. This produces the highest visual quality with the smallest file size—but what does that look like? Let's see what our eyes can't see!
"Using deftly deployed interactive code “notebooks,” it invites you to pop the hood on a run-of-the-mill internet cat photo and fidget around with the thousands upon thousands of numbers meshed inside it." - Fast Company