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Schemas

XMP (Extensible Metadata Platform) is an XML (Extensible Markup Language) based format. XMP has one or more schemas. A schema consists of properties.

The following are supported schemas:

Adding a Schema

Select image file(s) you want to add, and then choose Metadata > Add > "schema".

Adding a Property

Select a schema you want to add a property in the Metadata Type List, then click "+" pop-up button at the bottom of the main window, then choose a property.

Types of Property
Editing Property
Simple Type

Click button to edit metadata.

Array of the Simple Type

Click button to edit metadata.
Click button to add new element.

Array of the Language Alternatives Simple Type

Click the flag button to change language of the metadata element. The language of the first element should be Default.
Click button to add new element.

You can customize the list of languages in the Preferences.

Choice Type

Choose a metadata element from pre-defined elements.

Array of the Choice Type

Choose a metadata element from pre-defined elements.
Click button to add new element.

IPTC Photo Metadata

IPTC Photo Metadata in XMP are composed of properties of different schemas.
(e.g. Headline from Photoshop, Title from Dublin Core、Creator's Contact Info from IPTC Core)

Photo Meta Edit shows/edits IPTC Photo Metadata embedded in XMP.

The Listing of IPTC Photo Metadata items

Select the IPTC Photo Metadata in the Metadata Type List, and then you can see the IPTC Photo Metadata items. You can drag-and-drop an item in the order you want.
The Creator's Contact Infomation cannot move from the bottom of the list.

Adding, Editing

If you add/edit the IPTC Photo Metadata items by using the IPTC Photo Metadata editing sheet, you don't have to alternate between schemas.

Click the Edit button, and then the sheet will be appeared. If the IPTC Photo Metadata is absent in the Metadata Type List, choose Metadata > Edit IPTC Photo Metadata..., and then the sheet will be appeared.

IPTC Subject Code

Over 1300 Subject Codes are defined. Definitions of IPTC Subject Code

IPTC Scene

Definitions of IPTC Scene

List of Properties
Dublin Core
Namespace URIhttp://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/
PropertyTitleEditableNotes
dc:contributorContributor
dc:coverageCoverage

dc:creatorCreator
dc:dateDate

dc:descriptionCaption/Description
dc:formatFormat

dc:identifierIdentifier

dc:languageLanguage

dc:publisherPublisher
dc:relationRelation

dc:rightsCopyright
dc:sourceSource

dc:subjectKeyword
dc:titleTitle
dc:typeType

Basic
Namespace URIhttp://ns.adobe.com/xap/1.0/
PropertyTitleEditableNotes
xmp:AdvisoryAdvisory

xmp:BaseURLBase URL

xmp:CreateDateCreate Date
xmp:CreatorToolCreator Tool
xmp:IdentifierIdentifier

xmp:LabelLabel
xmp:MetadataDateMetadata Date
xmp:ModifyDateModify Date
xmp:NicknameNickname
xmp:RatingRating
xmp:ThumbnailsThumbnails

Rights Management
Namespace URIhttp://ns.adobe.com/xap/1.0/rights/
PropertyTitleEditableNotes
xmpRights:CertificateCertificateURL
xmpRights:MarkedMarked
xmpRights:OwnerOwner
xmpRights:UsageTermsRights Usage Terms
xmpRights:WebStatementWeb StatementURL

Photoshop
Namespace URIhttp://ns.adobe.com/photoshop/1.0/
PropertyTitleEditableNotes
photoshop:AuthorsPositionAuthors Position
photoshop:CaptionWriterCaption Writer
photoshop:CategoryCategoryLimited to 3 ASCII characters
photoshop:CityCity
photoshop:ColorModeColor Mode

photoshop:CountryCountry
photoshop:CreditCredit
photoshop:DateCreatedDate Created
photoshop:
DocumentAncestors
Document Ancestors

photoshop:HeadlineHeadline
photoshop:HistoryHistory

photoshop:ICCProfileICC Profile

photoshop:InstructionsInstructions
photoshop:SourceSource
photoshop:StateProvince/State
photoshop:
SupplementalCategories
Supplemental Categories
photoshop:TextLayersText Layers

photoshop:
TransmissionReference
Transmission Reference
photoshop:UrgencyUrgency

TIFF
Namespace URIhttp://ns.adobe.com/tiff/1.0/
PropertyTitleEditableNotes
tiff:ArtistArtist
Use dc:creator
tiff:BitsPerSampleBits Per Sample

tiff:CompressionCompression

tiff:CopyrightCopyright
Use dc:rights
tiff:DateTimeDate Time
Use xmp:ModifyDate
tiff:ImageDescriptionImage Description
Use dc:description
tiff:ImageLengthImage Height

tiff:ImageWidthImage Width

tiff:MakeMake
tiff:ModelModel
tiff:OrientationOrientation
tiff:
PhotometricInterpretation
Photometric Interpretation

tiff:PlanarConfigurationPlanar Configuration

tiff:
PrimaryChromaticities
Primary Chromaticities

tiff:ReferenceBlackWhiteReference BlackWhite

tiff:ResolutionUnitResolution Unit
tiff:SamplesPerPixelSamples Per Pixel

tiff:SoftwareSoftware
Use xmp:CreatorTool
tiff:TransferFunctionTransfer Function

tiff:WhitePointWhite Point

tiff:XResolutionX Resolution
tiff:YResolutionY Resolution
tiff:YCbCrCoefficientsYCbCr Coefficients

tiff:YCbCrPositioningYCbCr Positioning

tiff:YCbCrSubSamplingYCbCr Sub Sampling

Exif
Namespace URIhttp://ns.adobe.com/exif/1.0/
PropertyTitleEditableNotes
exif:ExposureTimeExposure Time
exif:FNumberF Number
exif:ExposureProgramExposure Program
exif:SpectralSensitivitySpectral Sensitivity

exif:ISOSpeedRatingsISO Speed Ratings
exif:OECFOptoelectric Conversion Factor

exif:ExifVersionExif VersionCannot change to previous version
exif:DateTimeOriginalDate Time Original
exif:DateTimeDigitizedDate Time DigitizedUse xmp:CreateDate
Cannot add this property as exif:DateTimeDigitized
exif:
ComponentsConfiguration
Components Configuration

exif:CompressedBitsPerPixelCompressed Bits Per Pixel
exif:ShutterSpeedValueShutter SpeedValue
exif:ApertureValueAperture Value
exif:BrightnessValueBrightness Value
exif:ExposureBiasValueExposure Bias Value
exif:MaxApertureValueMax Aperture Value
exif:SubjectDistanceSubject Distance
exif:MeteringModeMetering Mode
exif:LightSourceLight Source
exif:FlashFlash

exif:FunctionFunction

exif:FiredFired

exif:ModeMode

exif:RedEyeModeRed Eye Mode

exif:ReturnReturn

exif:FocalLengthFocal Length
exif:SubjectAreaSubject Area

exif:UserCommentUser Comment
exif:FlashpixVersionFlashpix Version

exif:ColorSpaceColor Space
exif:PixelXDimensionPixel X Dimension
exif:PixelYDimensionPixel Y Dimension
exif:RelatedSoundFileRelated Sound File

exif:FlashEnergyFlash Energy
exif:
SpatialFrequencyRespones
Spatial Frequency Respones

exif:FocalPlaneXResolutionFocal Plane X Resolution
exif:FocalPlaneYResolutionFocal Plane Y Resolution
exif:FocalPlaneResolutionUnitFocal Plane Resolution Unit
exif:SubjectLocationSubject Location

exif:ExposureIndexExposure Index
exif:SensingMethodSensing Method
exif:FileSourceFile Source
exif:SceneTypeScene Type
exif:CFAPatternCFA Pattern

exif:CustomRenderedCustom Rendered
exif:ExposureModeExposure Mode
exif:WhiteBalanceWhite Balance
exif:DigitalZoomRatioDigital ZoomRatio
exif:FocalLengthIn35mmFilmFocal Length In 35mm Film
exif:SceneCaptureTypeScene Capture Type
exif:GainControlGain Control
exif:ContrastContrast
exif:SaturationSaturation
exif:SharpnessSharpness
exif:DeviceSettingDescriptionDevice Setting Description

exif:SubjectDistanceRangeSubject DistanceRange
exif:ImageUniqueIDImage Unique ID
exif:GPSVersionIDGPS VersionCannot change to previous version
exif:GPSLatitudeGPS Latitude
exif:GPSLongitudeGPS Longitude
exif:GPSAltitudeRefGPS Altitude Reference
exif:GPSAltitudeGPS Altitude
exif:GPSTimeStampGPS Time Stamp
exif:GPSSatellitesGPS Satellites
exif:GPSStatusGPS Status
exif:GPSMeasureModeGPS Measure Mode
exif:GPSDOPGPS Degree of Precision
exif:GPSSpeedRefGPS Speed Unit
exif:GPSSpeedGPS Speed
exif:GPSTrackRefGPS Track Reference
exif:GPSTrackGPS Track
exif:GPSImgDirectionRefGPS Image Direction Reference
exif:GPSImgDirectionGPS Image Direction
exif:GPSMapDatumGPS Map Datum
exif:GPSDestLatitudeGPS Destination Latitude
exif:GPSDestLongitudeGPS Destination Longitude
exif:GPSDestBearingRefGPS Destination Bearing Reference
exif:GPSDestBearingGPS Destination Bearing
exif:GPSDestDistanceRefGPS Destination Distance Unit
exif:GPSDestDistanceGPS Destination Distance
exif:GPSProcessingMethodGPS Processing MethodVersion 2.2 or later
exif:GPSAreaInformationGPS Area Information
exif:GPSDifferentialGPS Differential
exif:GPSHPositioningErrorGPS Horizontal PositioningError

Exif EX
Namespace URIhttp://cipa.jp/exif/1.0/
PropertyTitleEditableNotes
exifEX:BodySerialNumberBody Serial Number
exifEX:CameraOwnerNameCamera Owner Name
exifEX:GammaGamma
exifEX:InteroperabilityIndexInteroperability Index
exifEX:ISOSpeedISO Speed
exifEX:ISOSpeedLatitudeyyyISO Speed Latitude yyy
exifEX:ISOSpeedLatitudezzzISO Speed Latitude zzz
exifEX:LensSpecificationLens Specification
exifEX:LensMakeLens Make
exifEX:LensModelLens Model
exifEX:LensSerialNumberLens Serial Number
exifEX:PhotographicSensitivityPhotographic Sensitivity
exifEX:
RecommendedExposureIndex
Recommended Exposure Index
exifEX:SensitivityTypeSensitivity Type
exifEX:
StandardOutputSensitivity
Standard Output Sensitivity

IPTC Core
Namespace URIhttp://iptc.org/std/Iptc4xmpCore/1.0/xmlns/
PropertyTitleEditableNotes
Iptc4xmpCore:CountryCodeISO Country Code
Iptc4xmpCore:
IntellectualGenre
Intellectual Genre
Iptc4xmpCore:SceneIPTC Scene
Iptc4xmpCore:SubjectCodeIPTC Subject Code
Iptc4xmpCore:LocationLocation
Iptc4xmpCore:
CreatorContactInfo
Creator's Contact Info

Iptc4xmpCore:CiAdrExtadrAddress

Iptc4xmpCore:CiAdrCtryCountry

Iptc4xmpCore:CiAdrPcodePostal Code

Iptc4xmpCore:CiAdrRegionProvince/State

Iptc4xmpCore:CiAdrCityCity

Iptc4xmpCore:CiTelWorkPhone Number

Iptc4xmpCore:CiEmailWorkEmail Address

Iptc4xmpCore:CiUrlWorkWeb URL

Last updated: 2016-06-27
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