What did I use to take that shot?

John Francis johnf at panix.com
Thu Oct 8 00:19:31 EDT 2009


Ah.   You may need to put it somewhere else, and control-drag a
shortcut to it onto the desktop.

I know that works, because that's how I use it (I'm on XP, too).


On Thu, Oct 08, 2009 at 02:24:36PM +1100, Brian Walters wrote:
> That looks pretty useful but I can't get it to work on my XP system.
> 
> The icon of ScanTags on the desktop won't accept a drag and drop.
> 
> :-(>
> 
> 
> 
> Cheers
> 
> Brian
> 
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> Brian Walters
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> 
> On Wed, 07 Oct 2009 22:07 -0400, "John Francis" <johnf at panix.com> wrote:
> > 
> > I thought I might share a little (Windows) utility that I wrote:
> > 
> >     http://www.jfwaf.com/temp/ScanTags.exe
> > 
> > 
> > Copy it to your desktop, of whereever.  Then just drag-and-drop
> > an image file onto it; it will pop up a window showing you the
> > camera name, the lens name (for Pentax DSLRs only), and several
> > exposure settings (shutter speed, aperture, focal length).
> > This works for JPEGs, PEFs & DNG files as long as some EXIF data
> > is present - JPEGs created by "Save for Web" in Photoshop, which
> > have all that sort of thing stripped out, don't show anything.
> > 
> > Requests for additional tags may, or may not, be considered :-)
> > 
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