ExifTool is a platform-independent Perl library plus a command-line application for reading, writing and editing meta information in a wide variety...

**The OS X package** installs the ExifTool command-line application and libraries in /usr/local/bin. After installing, type `exiftool` in a Terminal window to run exiftool and read the application documentation. Read the **installation instructions ** for help installing ExifTool on Windows, Mac OS X and Unix systems. _(click here for the SHA1 and MD5 checksums to verify these distribution packages http://owl.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/checksums.txt._

Go to http://www.sno.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/

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