Just my two cents;
TIFF is more important to GIMP because TIFF is widely used on printing and
CG works. Its a common practice to use TIFF images in professional page
layout programs like Scribus and Adode InDesign for example. And some 3d
programs (like zbrush) use TIFF for export texture maps (in high bit dephs).
A better TIFF support would be more in sync with GIMP, me thinks.
PS: sorry for any English mistakes. =/
Filipe Soares Dilly
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