MetadataExtractor 2.7.2

.NET Standard 1.3 .NET Framework 3.5
dotnet add package MetadataExtractor --version 2.7.2
NuGet\Install-Package MetadataExtractor -Version 2.7.2
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="MetadataExtractor" Version="2.7.2" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add MetadataExtractor --version 2.7.2
#r "nuget: MetadataExtractor, 2.7.2"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install MetadataExtractor as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=MetadataExtractor&version=2.7.2

// Install MetadataExtractor as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=MetadataExtractor&version=2.7.2

Easily and efficiently read metadata from images, video and audio files.

MetadataExtractor reads Exif, IPTC, XMP, ICC, Photoshop, WebP, PNG, BMP, GIF, ICO, PCX metadata from JPEG, TIFF WebP, PSD, PNG, BMP, GIF, ICO, PCX and camera RAW files.
MOV and related QuickTime video formats such as MP4, M4V, 3G2, 3GP are supported, as are MP3 and WAV audio files.

Camera manufacturer specific support exists for Agfa, Canon, Casio, DJI, Epson, Fujifilm, Kodak, Kyocera, Leica, Minolta, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax, Reconyx, Sanyo, Sigma/Foveon and Sony models.

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NuGet packages (18)

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Application Component for the Alliance Business Suite.


Bubu is application framework to easily build crossplatform applications. Apalla.Bubu.Shared contains general classes for all application types and platforms.

Wyam.Xmp The ID prefix of this package has been reserved for one of the owners of this package by

Wyam is a simple to use, highly modular, and extremely configurable static content generator. This library provides support for analyzing XML metadata.


MetadataExtractor providers for image metadata handling


Library for handling BYOND DMI files.

GitHub repositories (9)

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Tool to find metadata and hidden information in the documents.
Damselfly is a server-based Photograph Management app. The goal of Damselfly is to index an extremely large collection of images, and allow easy search and retrieval of those images, using metadata such as the IPTC keyword tags, as well as the folder and file names. Damselfly includes support for object/face detection, and face-recognition.
Somewhat modular text2image GUI, initially just for Stable Diffusion
A flexible and extensible static content generation framework for .NET.
Stable Diffusion Image and prompt database
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