This technical report provides a tutorial on image resolution for micrographics and electronic images. The difference in the use of the term resolution in photographic and digital systems is clarified in this technical report.
The combined use of photographic and electronic technologies in imaging systems has made the use and interpretation of the term resolution complex. In order for resolution to effectively maintain its past utility, a basic understanding of resolution, and its various interpretations, is required. This technical report helps clarify the difference in the use of the term resolution in photographic and digital systems.