25 + Valuable Collections Of Vector And Raster Graphics in simple terms, raster graphics is used to create simple and static graphic images while vector is used to create more advanced graphics. In the graphic design world there are two main types of graphics. Raster graphics include Paint Shop Pro, GIMP, and Adobe Photoshop. Vector graphics on the other hand, uses mathematical formulas in creating geometric figures, polygons, and lines. It can create and resize images to infinite proportions without losing the image quality. It can also be used to create interactive and animated images, as well as games and advanced web designs.