[KimDaBa] Really rotate the pictures ?
Robert L Krawitz
rlk at alum.mit.edu
Tue Mar 22 13:18:34 GMT 2005
From: jedd <jedd at progsoc.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2005 23:56:03 +1100
On Tue March 22 2005 11:11 pm, Robert L Krawitz wrote:
] My take: software that doesn't handle EXIF information is broken, and
] needs to be fixed. It isn't Kimdaba's problem that other software
] can't handle this. The rotation information is valuable, and IMHO
] shouldn't be destroyed.
I agree .. up to a point.
My DSLR (Minolta 7Hi) is pretty sophisticated, but doesn't have
the mercury switch (?) that would let it record the EXIF orientation.
So any changes I make have to be done after the photo was taken.
Fair enough. That's a different matter. I'm talking about when
there's already an EXIF tag in the image; I don't want to lose that
Robert Krawitz <rlk at alum.mit.edu>
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