Exiv2 Alternatives

    Exiv2 is described as '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' and is an app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Exiv2 for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is ExifTool, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Exiv2 are Metadata++ (Free), Exif Pilot (Free Personal), ExifToolGUI (Free) and Exif Editor (Paid).

    This page was last updated Nov 25, 2021

    1. ExifTool is a platform-independent Perl library plus a command-line application for reading, writing and editing meta information in a wide variety of files.
    2. Metadata++ 1.07 .5 (freeware) Windows 10 Support Metadata++ works seamlessly with both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 10, 8.1, 8, and 7.
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    3. 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 tags.
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    4. Graphical user interface to ExifTool for reading and writing metadata in images.

      Download link: http://u88.n24.queensu.ca/exiftool/forum/index.php?topic=2750.0

      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.

    5. Edit image EXIF and IPTC metadata on the Mac. The easiest and the simplest way. Edit multiple files at once.
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    6. 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
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Internet Explorer
      • Thunderbird
      • Opera
      • Flock
      • SeaMonkey
      • Firefox
      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 it's completely FREE!
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Do you know what type of information you share by posting a photo? Every time a new photo goes online — a bunch of EXIF data becomes accessible and visible. For instance, others may read metadata and find the place and date where the photo was taken.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Online EXIF metadata viewer for Images.
    7. 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.
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