metadata-extractor VS exifr

Compare metadata-extractor vs exifr and see what are their differences.


Extracts Exif, IPTC, XMP, ICC and other metadata from image, video and audio files (by drewnoakes)


📷 The fastest and most versatile JS EXIF reading library. (by MikeKovarik)
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metadata-extractor exifr
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0.0 0.0
26 days ago 4 months ago
Java JavaScript
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of metadata-extractor. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-02.


Posts with mentions or reviews of exifr. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-31.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing metadata-extractor and exifr you can also consider the following projects:

exiftool - ExifTool meta information reader/writer

sharp - High performance Node.js image processing, the fastest module to resize JPEG, PNG, WebP, AVIF and TIFF images. Uses the libvips library.

Ion.Sound - JavaScript plugin for playing sounds and music in browsers

exiv2 - Image metadata library and tools

datahub - The Metadata Platform for the Modern Data Stack

video-react - A web video player built for the HTML5 world using React library.

prettyembed.js - Prettier embeds for your YouTubes - with nice options like high-res preview images, advanced customization of embed options, and optional FitVids support.

flowplayer - The HTML5 video player for the web

ractive-player - Library for interactive videos in React [Moved to:]

html5media - Enables <video> and <audio> tags in all major browsers.

scrimage - JVM - Java, Kotlin, Scala image processing library

Plyr - A simple HTML5, YouTube and Vimeo player