[Digikam-users] How to Rotate Image?

Volker Henn vh59 at gmx.de
Mon Feb 25 16:12:55 GMT 2013

Dear Johannes, 
 it may also be necessary to set manually exif-orientation-flag to "normal" 
after rotating the picture


Am Montag, 25. Februar 2013, 16:04:40 schrieb Johannes Schwall:
> I've got a similar (?) issue with a lot of images from an old camera:
> They appear to be turned 90 degrees (to the left or the right, that
> varies) which is no surprise as the old camera probably never wrote the
> orientation information.
> When I use gwenview or digikam to rotate such an image, the update of
> the thumbnails is usually done very late or not at all. Additionally
> (and much worse), these pictures are rotated 180 degrees and I have to
> rotate them back once to have everything as expected. (On the second
> rotation, it is done as expected only a 90 degree rotation. I have never
> checked the exif information but will do so when I return to my computer
> in a few days.
> Johannes

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