Alternatives to ExifTool for all platforms with any license

  • Geeqie Image Viewer icon

    Geeqie Image Viewer

    Geeqie is a lightweight Gtk+ based image viewer for Unix like operating systems. It was forked from GQview. The development is focused on features for photo collection maintenance: raw format, Exif/IPTC/XMP metadata and integration...

    Open Source Linux Xfce

  • ExifToolGUI icon

    ExifToolGUI

    Graphical user interface to ExifTool for reading and writing metadata in images.

    Free Windows

  • Geotag icon

    Geotag

    Geotag is an open source program that allows you match date/time information from photos with location information from a GPS unit or from a map

    Open Source Windows Linux ExifTool

  • Corel AfterShot Pro icon

    Corel AfterShot Pro

    Corel AfterShot Pro is fast, flexible digital photography workflow software that combines powerful photo management, advanced non-destructive editing and complete RAW processing.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • Daminion icon

    Daminion

    Server-based photo management software from Daminion Software. Single- and multi-user for small teams and creative professionals. The free version allows to handle 15.000 photos per catalogue and one concurrent user. License model...

    Freemium Windows

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    PhotoME

    PhotoME is a powerful tool to show and edit the meta data of image files. Thanks to the well organised layout and intuitive handling, it's possible to analyse and modify Exif and IPTC-NAA data as well as analyse ICC profiles - and...

    Free Windows Internet Explorer Thunderbird Opera Flock SeaMonkey Firefox

  • Sparkbox icon

    Sparkbox

    Sparkbox helps you to manage images for your design, unlike iPhoto , It is designed to look after the images besides the picture or photograph you took. It is a neat and clean image library in your...

    Commercial Mac iPhone

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    pyExifToolGUI

    pyExifToolGui is a graphical frontend for the open source command line tool exiftool by Phil Harvey. pyExifToolGui is a pySide QT4 script program that functions as a GUI for exiftool. It reads and writes metadata information...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • QuickImageComment icon

    QuickImageComment

    Quick change of comment and author in JPEG / TIFF / RAW images, display and change (multiple files simultaneously) of EXIF, IPTC and XMP properties; Rename files by meta data; Export and comparing the properties; based on exiv2.

    Open Source Windows

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    Exiv2

    Exiv2 is a C++ library and a command line utility to manage image metadata. It provides fast and easy read and write access to the Exif, IPTC and XMP metadata of images in various formats. Exiv2 is available as free software and with...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Pics.io

    Pics.io is a cloud-based service that enables photographers to work with no syncing hassles and storage issues. It stores everything valuable (photos, metadata, catalog) securely on the web allowing to work from anywhere, using any...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Namexif

    Namexif is a free software to rename photos by date and time based on EXIF.

    Free Windows

  • ElasticExif icon

    ElasticExif

    ElasticExif is a cloud service that extracts all the embedded metadata from your file and returns it as a JSON document. It supports EXIF, XMP, IPTC and many more formats. It's a cloud-hosted wrapper around the read function of...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

    • You can use ElasticExif without having to install and manage ExifTool on your server - great for use with PaaS like Heroku.
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    Pic2Map

    Pic2Map is an online EXIF data viewer with GPS coordinates support which allows you to locate and view your digital camera or smartphone photos on Google Maps.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • jhead

    jhead is a Exif Jpeg header manipulation tool. Things jhead can extract from an Exif jpeg file Time and date picture was taken Camera make and model Integral low-res Exif thumbnail Shutter speed Camera...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Free EXIF Eraser icon

    Free EXIF Eraser

    Free EXIF Eraser is a free lightweight software that allows you to easily and effectively delete entire EXIF/IPTC/XMP information from image files.

    Free Windows

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    Digital Photo Professional

    Canon's Digital Photo Professional (DPP) is a powerful, free software application designed for editing, organizing, and processing Canon RAW files. This software is easily integrated into an existing workflow with other editing...

    Free Mac Windows

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    Exif Pilot

    Exif Pilot is a Free EXIF Editor that allows you to manipulate META data within image files. Features: * View EXIF, EXIF GPS, IPTC, and XMP data. * Edit, create EXIF, EXIF GPS, and IPTC. * Add new tags. * Edit some Makernote...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Exif Tag Remover icon

    Exif Tag Remover

    Did you know that digital photos contain hidden information - metadata tags - about the image, camera, photographer and location? These tags are created by digital cameras and photo editing software. There are many different tags, for...

    Freemium Windows

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    shootShifter

    shootShifter helps to redate and rename complete folders of images based on the EXIF-data or finder-dates. With the preview-timeline its quite easy to synchronize several folders that were taken with differing camera-dates.

    Commercial Mac

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    ExifCleaner

    ExifCleaner is a handy batch utility that lets you to erase/remove Exif tags, geotags, IPTC, Adobe XMP, and other photographic metadata from JPEG pictures. This protects your privacy, helps you to hide unneeded, undesirable, or...

    Commercial Windows

  • Image Tagger

    Image Tagger is a simple Swing based graphical wrapper around the excellent ExifTool. It allows you to set the Title, Comments, and Keywords. You can select multiple images at once, and batch set all desired tags for them. Note...

    Free Windows

  • File Date Corrector icon

    File Date Corrector

    File Date Corrector enables to easily correct file dates 'Created' and 'Modified' and restore the orginal modification and creation date of all your documents, images, videos and audio files.

    Commercial Windows

  • JPEG & PNG Stripper

    A tool for stripping/cleaning/removing uncessary metadata (junk) from JPG/JPEG/JFIF & PNG files. The image quality IS NOT AFFECTED. Includes command line support. Just specify a folder or file on the commandline (wildcards...

    Free Personal Windows

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    Exif Editor

    Edit image EXIF and IPTC metadata on the Mac. The easiest and the simplest way. Edit multiple files at once. The tool is useful when you don't want to expose camera to your customers. When your RAW processor doesn't open...

    Commercial Mac

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    EXIFManager

    EXIFManager is a free software that allows to: * quickly enter image description / user comment / author on a set of JPG picture, inside the EXIF data * rename pictures files using EXIF data and a powerfull rename pattern editor ...

    Open Source Windows

ExifTool Comments

WOW! this is the only tool I found that lets you edit about ...

Comment by scatterbrain
about ExifTool Jun 2011

WOW! this is the only tool I found that lets you edit about ALL the meta data in numerous file types. Even ISO, Aperture, Focal Length, … which are not supported other tools, even quite expensive ones like Lightroom.

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