Alternatives to ExifTool for all platforms with any license

  • ExifToolGUI

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

    Free Windows ExifTool

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    • Discontinued The program is no longer developed and supported. Last version, v5.16, released on April 5th, 2015, can be still downloaded from the official forum.
  • 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...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

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  • 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...

    Free Open Source 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...

    Free Personal 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...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

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  • 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

    Free Open Source Windows Linux ExifTool

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  • Namexif

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

    Free Windows

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  • 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 ...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

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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...

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • 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...

    Commercial Web

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    • You can use ElasticExif without having to install and manage ExifTool on your server - great for use with PaaS like Heroku. Guest • Oct 2016 Disagree   Agree

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ExifTool Comments

Comment by Kagerjay
about ExifTool · May 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

"Assuming you are using Windows, if you rename exiftool(-k).exe to exiftool(-overwrite_original -all=).exe you can simply drag and drop your photos onto the EXE and it will automatically strip all of the metadata from the image(s)."

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Comment by Kandi
about ExifTool · May 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

Powerful. Supports all the file formats I can think of. With the new functionality of changing the date and time for renaming it is almost perfect

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Comment by scatterbrain
about ExifTool · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

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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