[Digikam-users] Metadata and jpg quality?

Kim kim.mills at wightman.ca
Tue Feb 19 22:20:58 GMT 2013

Thank you Jean, that makes perfect sense!  I'm so glad to know that 
Digikam saves the metadata in a way that doesn't hurt the photo 
quality.  Now another reason that I love this software. :)


On 02/19/2013 04:54 PM, Jean-Fran├žois Rabasse wrote:
> The answer is no. (No effect on image quality)
> JPEG files have a very simple structure made of a sequence of sections,
> and sections content is specialized, one section for Exif metadata
> (camera infos), one section for XMP metadata, possible other 
> informations sections (Photoshop), and image data dedicated sections.

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