Exiv2


Back to Photo tagging exif IPTC XMP

Cookbook examples

$exiv2 -d a *.jpg
$ exiv2 -M"set Exif.Image.Copyright ©example, Inc. 2015 All rights reserved" example.jpg/png
$ exiv2 -M"set Xmp.dc.rights ©Example, Inc. 2015 All rights reserved" example.jpg
$exiv2 -M"set  Iptc.Application2.Copyright ©Example, Inc. 2015 All rights reserved" example.jpg


More tags at http://www.exiv2.org/metadata.html

List tags in image

This part can be a little confusing as the man page has two overlapping methods.

This is the more complex method - you can choose with fine granularity
$ exiv2 -PEgk example.jpg
This would provide E Exif tags with g group-name and k key
More details in man page
This is more simplified - provides simpler interface - find all tags with -pa (a = all)
$ $ exiv2 -pa example.jpg
This would provide all three types of tags - it implies -PEIXkyct
More details in man page

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