May 26, 2018
Perl module for getting EXIF data from image files
ExifTool is a highly customizable Perl script and module for reading and writing meta information in images.
ExifTool reads EXIF, GPS, IPTC, XMP, GeoTIFF, ICC Profile and Photoshop IRB and ID3 meta information from JPG, JP2, TIFF, GIF, BMP, PICT, QTIF, PNG, MNG, JNG, MIFF, PPM, PGM, PBM, XMP, EPS, PS, AI, PDF, PSD, DCM, ACR, THM, CRW, CR2, MRW, NEF, PEF, ORF, RAF, RAW, SRF, MOS, X3F and DNG images, MP3 and WAV audio files, and AVI, MOV and MP4 videos. ExifTool also extracts information from the maker notes of many digital cameras by various manufacturers including Canon, Casio, FujiFilm, JVC/Victor, Kodak, Leaf, Minolta/Konica-Minolta, Nikon, Olympus/Epson, Panasonic/Leica, Pentax/Asahi, Ricoh, Sanyo and Sigma/Foveon.
ExifTool writes EXIF, GPS, IPTC, XMP and MakerNotes meta information to JPEG, TIFF, GIF, CRW, THM, CR2, NEF, PEF and DNG images.