0

I am a student and photograph the blackboard often. I'm trying to sort my photos into folders, one folder for each class.

How could I copy all photos taken on Mondays and Wednesdays between 10:30 and 12:00, and add them to a certain folder?

Is there a utility for this, or should I try messing around with powershell?

  • You can certainly use Powershell if you'd like. Though there are existing tools outside of Powershell that have been developed for this purpose. – root Oct 27 '16 at 19:27
0

Use exiftool's Filename and Directory tag based reorganization ability.

One example from there -- but feel free to research for your exact solution.
Exiftool is a powerful utility.

exiftool -d %Y-%m-%d "-directory<datetimeoriginal" image.jpg

Move 'image.jpg' into a directory with a name given by DateTimeOriginal, in the form '2006-03-27'.

You might want to use something like %Y-%m-%d-%H to organize by the hour and then merge your hours. Or, you might rename your files with a suffix %Y-%m-%d-%H%M and then sort them out for the 10:30-12:00 time window.

Update: Check PhotoMove 2.5 it is based on exiftool and referred from its homepage.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.