ExifTool Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to ExifTool for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is ExifCleaner, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to ExifTool and 13 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to ExifTool are Corel AfterShot Pro (Paid), MetaImage (Paid), Digital Photo Professional (Free) and Exiv2 (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 20, 2021

    1. ExifCleaner is a free app written in Electron framework, opensource desktop GUI app to remove exif metadata from images and video files with simple drag and drop. It's built on top of the proven ExifTool library and supports fast multi-core batch processing of files.
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    2. Corel AfterShot Pro is fast, flexible digital photography workflow software that combines powerful photo management, advanced non-destructive editing and complete RAW processing.
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    3. MetaImage is the ultimate tool to read, write and edit images metadata. This is first editor that allows you to edit EXIF, IPTC and XMP tags as well as MakerNotes in a beautiful and familiar interface.
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    4. 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 programs, such as...
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      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.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      jhead is a Exif Jpeg header manipulation tool.
    5. 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.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • ExifTool
      The possibilities this application offers, are: renaming photos or videos, get EXIF dates/times from the file name of the photo or video, increment dates/times and sequence numbers, geotag photos and videos and store the found address, add camera info, add or replace keywords...
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    6. Are Your Google Takeout Pictures and Videos Out of Order? Fix Your Pictures' and Videos' EXIF Metadata When Exporting From Google Takeout.
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    7. Photos Exif Editor is a Batch photo metadata Editor to edit EXIF, IPTC & XMP metadata for thousands of photos with a single click.
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