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Automatically move photos to directories based on exif date

I am using Windows. I wish to move a lot of family photos based on the EXIF data, date created or date modified. I came across this software called PhotoMove 2.5. The software moves photos to Y>M&...
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Android camera app to get latitude & longitude without SIM or Wi-Fi (i.e. no internet)?

Does anyone know of an Android camera app that is guaranteed to store Lat/Long in EXIF regardless of web/internet/WiFi, etc. connection? Basically, all installed camera apps I have ever used need a ...
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Android camera app to add EXIF keyword tags at capture time

I am looking for an Android camera app that allows me to easily add tags directly after I took a photo. My ideal workflow would be: Open app Take photo Directly type in several tags related to the ...
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Converting geotags to name and adding the names to images for fast search

Let's say I have a geo-tagged photo (see attached example with predefined EXIF: GPSLongitude and EXIF:GPSLatitude). I wanna make a match between GPS coordinates and the designated name of the place. ...
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Update date and time of photos taken by placing photos on a timeline and interpolating accordingly

Sometimes I stumble upon a folder of old photos that don't have EXIF information and therefore have not date/timestamp of when the photos were taken. I can go through them one by one and set an ...
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Need a tool to edit dates on image and video files

I need a tool that reads all date values from an image or video file and sets them all the same value, by taking the oldest date. For example for this file I'd like to have all these values set to 04/...
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Digital archive - solution with metadata

I am in charge of a small digital archive and I am trying to figure out how to manage it. I have another archive of my owm, but since I am a photographer, I am spoiled by EXIF & IPTC. The other ...
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Syncing EXIF's between photos

I have alot of photos that had their dates wiped during a move. I do have a backup of the photo's with correct EXIF (modified dates...or creation dates...whatever android uses to sort photos). Is ...
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Software to Generate Image EXIF Metadata Table / Embed EXIF Data to Images in Bulk

I'm struggling to find a software which: Takes N images For each image, create a row in a table which contains the image, GPS coordinates, and timestamp Export the table in PDF Alternatively, a ...
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Offline batch-conversion of HEIC to JPG while preserving metadata (EXIF)

I am looking for an offline (open source) software application with GUI that is capable of batch-converting HEIC files from Apple devices to JPG files with good (and adjustable) quality keeping all ...
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Application to indicate if multiple image files have Exif data, and delete that data

I am looking for a Windows application that will indicate if 1 or more images (JPG/JPEG, typically) have Exif data stored in them, and provide an option to delete that data. The perfect example of ...
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Software to find JPEG (JPG) photographs whose modified file timestamp does not match the stored Exif data

I recently discovered that the file modification timestamps on some of my photographs (stored as JPG/JPEG files) do not match the timestamps stored in their Exif data. This is odd, because I never ...
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Any good duplicate photo finder tools that only look at exif info?

I used Recoverit to find deleted files from my external hard drive. The scan/recover step identified what looked like 85,215 photo duplicates. That is, file types jpg/nef/xmp which had a prefix of &...
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Scan my disk for geolocalized pictures close to a Wikidata item without an image

Context Many Wikipedia articles lack a picture, for instance most articles about Congolese towns or schools do not have a picture. So when I travel to out-of-the-beaten-path places I always take ...
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Photo viewer with EXIF rotation and comment editor

We have about one gigabyte sized collection of family photos. For each photo we would like to specify rotation angle (90 DEGREES or -90 DEGREES) and a one-line comment. There are individual image ...
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Library to determine whether a smartphone picture was taken with front or rear camera

I want to detect programmatically whether a picture was taken with: a front-facing camera, a rear-facing camera, or whether we can not tell. Is there a library for that? Requirements: Works ...
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Compare two image files for identical data - excluding metadata?

I have lots of photos from the web I’d like to add GPS exif data to, but I rely on removing duplicates by using comparison tools like cmp, md5sum andduff. If I edit the exif data, then no tools I ...
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Map of pictures on my computer, by EXIF geolocation

My camera has a GPS sensor, so most of my pictures have a latitude/longitude in their EXIF. I know I took pictures at a particular location, but I don't remember when and I have so many folders and ...
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A software to resize, add a frame, custom logo and exif info on photos (mac)

I do locations scouting for advertisement and movies. After a day taking photos I have to resize them, apply a frame with the bottom part of the pic heigh enough to write there the file's name, iso, ...
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Linux pictures browser that hilights those with an EXIF location

I want a Linux program that fits these requirements: ✅ Shows differently pictures that contain GPS latitude/longitude in their EXIF. ✅ Thumbnail-centric: Shows a thumbnail of each picture in a folder....
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Photo manager with tagging and metadata

Is there a photo manager software in linux, that can store image metadata including image tags in the image itself and not an extra database? I tried DigiKam, but it tells me that the data would be ...
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Rename thousands of pictures using their EXIF date

I know that every picture should contain some sort of information = EXIF, what interests me is datetime, as I have now 20 000 pictures on disk unsorted, recovered from lost partition. Example of ...
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Android picture: "Share to" → "Show on map"

Sometimes I want to see where I took a picture. For instance, it was a good restaurant and I am trying to find it again. Or I want to see how an interesting building I shot a picture of looks from ...
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Looking for Electronic Documentary Research Software

As the title may suggest, I'm not really sure what the type of software I'm looking for is called, or even if such thing exists for that matter!! I'm looking for something that will aid me in my ...
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Lightweight commandline or GUI tool for Windows to correct wrong EXIF rotation metadata

I've noticed many of the photos taken with my Canon IXUS point-and-shoot camera have out-of-synch EXIF rotation data. Photos I took holding the camera sideways or upsidedown look right in File ...
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Metadata / Exif editor for Mac OS X w/ GUI

I've been searching for a free Mac OS X image exif / metadata editing tool, with a GUI, but didn't find any.
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Insert folder hierarchy as IPTC tags

I have a lot of pics sorted and organized in folders as ~2009/Gotham Trip/Selena's cam/ ~2009/Gotham Trip/Jason's phone/ ~2011/Work/Bludhaven Visit/Barbara's cam/ ~2011/Work/Blüdhaven Visit/Tim's ...
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Android app to anonymize a JPG picture but leave latitude/longitude and time

Before uploading a JPG picture to a public website, I want to remove any metadata that could help identify me. The only things I want left are: Latitude/Longitude where the picture was taken Date/...
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Open source web gallery with Exif and map support

Is there an open source web gallery I could use to present pictures and their Exif title on a map? Preferable the solution should be based on OpenStreetMap and PHP. Furthermore, an option to filter ...
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How can I rename photos using EXIF data?

I have nearly a million photos taken with a variety of cameras across a decade or so and have finally embarked on the massive task of organisation. To automate this somewhat, I'm looking for software (...
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Transfer date from filename to metadata "date taken" tag

I have several gigabytes of family photos that I want to upload to Google Photos. Unfortunately the time tag for these images are in the filename rather than then in the "date taken" metadata tag. ...
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Node.js module for retrieving image meta data (EXIF/IPTC) without dependencies

I need node.js a library that extracts the following information from images: original date time (optionally also GPS time stamp) GPS longitude + latitude exposure time (optional) time zone + offset (...
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EXIF editor for photographs

Please recommend an EXIF editor for JPG photographs. Here are the requirements: Must be able to edit the EXIF tags, not just view them Must be freeware ("gratis") Must be compatible with Windows 7 ...
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Windows application to emboss date on photos

Looking for Windows application that will quickly and easily emboss a date onto JPG images (photographs), preferably obtained from the EXIF data. Being able to perform the function on a group (batch) ...
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Analyse properties for a photo collection

I have a large collection of photos stored on my hard drive (currently over 20,000 photos, 100GB). I would like to get some statistics for these, ie properties from the EXIF data. eg how many photos ...
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Android app/intent to add text metadata to a picture

After I take a picture with my Android's phone camera, I would like to add a short description, for instance "bday gift from Sarah" or "caponata lunch at La Ciccia". What's the ...
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Android app to add latitude+longitude to an existing picture

I want to add coordinates to a picture that has been taken without GPS activated. Any app for this? Requirements: Runs on Android Add coordinates to EXIF data Select point on a zoomable/scrollable ...
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Application to remove GPS metadata from pictures

I'm in need of finding a piece of software that can easily strip GPS information from a picture without having to jump through too many hoops. I know I can use Photoshop to open and then resave a ...
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Android picture privacy filter (via Share intents)

Let's say I see a rare rhinoceros and take a smartphone picture to send it to Wikipedia via the Android Wikicommons app (which is accessible via "Share" on any picture). If I do this directly, the ...
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