See my answer to Phil Dickinson just a few moments ago. It seems to apply to you, too.
Here's the link: http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=fop-user&m=103640636016829&w=2 On Mon, 4 Nov 2002 11:29:46 +0100 Bellinger, Michael wrote: > I am embedding TIFF images into a PDF document to enable users to watch and > print the images from their browser without having a tiff-plugin. The TIFF > images are usually at 200 - 300 dpi (black/white) and use CCITT Fax Gr.4 > compression. Embedding them in the PDF results in a filesize nearly 4 times > bigger than the original TIFF (e.g. the Tiff is 57 kByte, the resulting PDF > is 183 kBytes). Is there a way to reduce the filesize of the generated PDF? > > Thanks for you help, > > > Michael Bellinger Jeremias Maerki