Raster Graphics

By: Jesse Williams, Jessica Ringer, and Taylor Hutson


Raster graphics are made up of a matrix (grid) or a bitmap of digital picture elements (pixels)

How raster graphics are created:

Raster graphic images are created by digital scanners, digital cameras, or pixel editing programs.

Examples of Raster Graphic Formats:

Examples of raster-based image editors

  • Painter
  • Photoshop
  • MS Paint
  • GIMP
  • Coral Painter
  • ArtRage
  • Sketcher
  • Kid Pix
  • Phatch