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From "Stephen McKamey (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (CB-1285) Include EXIF metadata in image upload
Date Wed, 29 Aug 2012 14:19:07 GMT


Stephen McKamey commented on CB-1285:

As a workaround, is there a way to get the original untouched image bits via Cordova? i.e.
not resized at all?

> Include EXIF metadata in image upload
> -------------------------------------
>                 Key: CB-1285
>                 URL:
>             Project: Apache Cordova
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: iOS
>    Affects Versions: 2.0.0
>         Environment: iOS 5.1.1 (iPad 2 & iPhone 4)
>            Reporter: Stephen McKamey
>            Assignee: Shazron Abdullah
> Now that Cordova only supports iOS 4.2+, it would be great if it would include the additional
EXIF metadata which exists in original image files. Currently this is all stripped. I've noticed
a recent increased trend of iOS apps declaring that they can gain access to EXIF data if the
user permits location information. If EXIF & geo data were passed through this would be
a huge gain for Cordova.
> Related: a similar issue (CB-295) was opened for Android and it sounds like it was implemented.
From the other issue, it sounded like it was a side effect of resizing the image. If no resizing
needs to occur (i.e., the untouched original bits are desired), then perhaps this would help?

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