GIF is one of the most common raster image formats. Its name is an abbreviation for Graphics Interchange Format File. The developer is the CompuServe organization. A feature of this particular image format is its ability to support the animation function. You can edit animated GIFs in different programs (for example, Easy GIF Animator). Animation is achieved due to the fact that a file of this format carries in itself in a certain sequence several raster images at once. With a depth of up to 256 colors, significant data compression in GIF files is possible without loss of quality.
JPC is a bitmap image format that uses advanced JPEG 2000 wave compression. It is classified as a JPEG 2000 Code Stream File. JPEG 2000, in turn, is a popular standard for compressing wavelet image data. The .JPC extension supports color depths of 8, 24, and 32 bits per pixel. Also supports grayscale, RGB, YCbCr, XYZ and Lab color space. The file was developed by the standards committee of the Joint Photographic Experts Group. JPC is the successor to the JPEG image format, which is very popular and very common. The updated format is able to provide many additional features. In particular, color spaces. JPC has also gained fame as a variant of JPEG2000. It belongs to a large group of formats that bring a variety of updates to the original JPEG format. For example, J2C, JPM, or J2K. The .jpc file extension is a JPEG 2000 image stream file. This file can be opened using programs such as Corel PaintShop Pro X9, Adobe Photoshop Elements 14, Adobe Photoshop CC, ACD Systems ACDSee 20. You can also save memory snapshot files in the format JPC These JPC files are used by Java application developers.