Exiftool – Every image store some information but we can’t see it. All information stored inside the image most of the social media encrypted the image information but other platforms? if you take one photo on your phone, that photo has location details, device information, etc.
So in this article, I’m going to show you how to get and see image stored information with the Image metadata extractor tool
What is ExifTool?
This is nothing but the command-line utility and reading, writing, and manipulating image, audio, video, and PDF metadata.
How to install and use?
First of all, we need to install the ExifTool on your Linux system so type the below command in your terminal
sudo apt-get install exif libimage-exiftool-perl
Now open the terminal inside the image directory and type the following command. after executing the command you will get all information inside the image
USAGE: exif (image name)
If you have any problem with this installation you download the tool manually. After downloading extract the zip file and open the terminal inside the extracted folder then type exitool (Image name)