VO standard for JPEG with WCS
jcg at ipac.caltech.edu
Thu Jan 17 07:36:52 PST 2008
IRSA is involved in this as well, designing
an information system infrastructure for storing,
sharing and searching the metadata.
Ray Plante wrote:
> Hey Pierre,
> A standard for tagging JPEGs with metadata for outreach purposes is in
> the works, driven by a US-European collaboration. It's current form is
> in the IVOA is a Note, "Astronomical Outreach Imagery Metadata Tags for
> the Virtual Observatory"
> The contact people in Europe are Lars Lindberg Christensen and Markus
> Dolensky, and in the US, Robert Hurt. They are in the process of
> revising the document and getting ready for a comment process for both
> the outreach community and the IVOA.
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