Re: [Gimp-user] loading jp2 images

That's a JPEG2000 format image.
It allows larger colour depth and lossless compression, compared to JPEG.

Gimp up to 9.2 couldn't open them.  I doubt 2.10 can.

You can convert them to JPG or probably to TIF and those are both openable.

On Wed, 22 Jan 2020, 22:34 mlorenzo2408, <forums gimpusers com> wrote:

I am trying to load a JP2 image from the USGS.
from the metaviewer i have:
BitsPerSample 8 8 8
Photo.ColorSpace sRGB
From image properties:
Size in pixels: 6963 X 8854 pixels
Color Space: Grayscale
Number of layers: 1

There is a color image there, it shows in qgis.  How do i get gimp to load
color image?

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