Carl Burks is a software developer for a global financial institution. With over ten years experience in technology and software development for financial organizations and over twenty years of software experience, Carl Burks provides articles, musings and insight into technology issues, software development, and other selected topics.

Image Management


Carl Burks
Depending on your camera most of the file names do not add value the real information is in the exif tags on the pictures.

Sometimes you just want to name the pictures by taken date:

exiv2 -r '%Y%m%d-%H%M%S' rename *.JPG