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Nikon VR On or Off? How to see in EXIF.

Sometimes you want to see if a photo was taken with VR On or Off. Usual image editing or viewing software don't show this.This is how I do:- Download Exiv2 from here:- Windows version is here:- Unzip in a root folder, I put it in C: because you will have to write a command line in Command window and will be easier.- Copy your photo in that folder.- Start - Run - Command to open the black Command window.- Make sure at your cursor is C:> then type: cd exiv2then type: exiv2.exe -g... continue reading

Messing with EXIF/IPTC metadata

I've been long searching for ways of erasing/editing file metatags (EXIF, IPTC, etc) without restrictions.Many programs/software have ways of doing it, but most don't allow to do it freely.I mean, they might have comercial restrictions, but when for instance adobe tools say that a tag that says the file has been edited/created in Photoshop is a not "deletable" one... they are lying.Every metatag is editable/deletable and the image itself can be rendered without any metatag info of this type.... continue reading

IPTC and EXIF and What's It All About?

After reading a forum post by Photogwest asking for ways to streamline the process of re-keywording the same images over and over again, I decided to do a little research and expand upon previous forum posts with further information about EXIF and IPTC.My limited blog gives definitions, simple descriptions, how to access EXIF and IPTC features in a few editing programs and a link to theprocess of adding, clearing and fixing IPTC info in Adobe products (a bit technical but understandable).... continue reading

Shoot like the professionals.

This may be obvious to some and maybe not to others so I thought I would share.I'm sure there can not be too many secrets out there on how the pro's like say Yuri Arcurs get those great looking bright corporate style images.Some of it will be the equipment used and how they use such equipment, so here I am not reinventing the wheel but just going to point out a feature I find useful here on DT.So what settings are used on indoor shoots, how is that great DOF created, how is that... continue reading

EXIF/IPTC editing

there are programs available that allows you to edit the Exif/Iptc data of a photo so that you can add title, describtion and keywords to it. Which program works best?So far I found and tried I.tag but it turned out it accepted only 5 keywords from a list of 30. Title and description worked OK. continue reading

Metadata

What is metadata? Metadata is an information that describes, explains, locates, or otherwise makes it easier to retrieve, use, or manage an information resource. Metadata is often called data about data or information about information. When it comes to digital images, it is compared with the blank back of a printed photo. This is a place to write information about the image – who made it, who owns the copyrights, what is on the image, who is in the image, where it was made, when it was made and... continue reading

Exif Data

HiI have a few questions........1. Is exif data necessary for making images searchable on dreamstime.com?2. How do I prevent loss of exif data while cropping an image......I always loose the data...?Please help... continue reading

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