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why does Lightroom/PScs2 strip out metadata from JPGs

Discussion in 'Retouching and Post Processing' started by the_traveler, Apr 4, 2007.

  1. the_traveler

    the_traveler

    Mar 22, 2007
    en route
    why does Lightroom/PScs2 strip out metadata from JPGs?

    Yes I do convert to sRGB and then use Save As.
     
  2. what data is missing?
    If I review some of my JPG's, most of my data is there.
     
  3. NikonConvert

    NikonConvert

    162
    Jul 13, 2005
    Amsterdam
    I know it does if you use the 'Save for Web' option rather than 'Save As'. The standard 'Save' or 'Save As' should not strip the meta data but it seems like you might know this.

    I had this another time also when I was using Fuji RAW files but this is just because Fuji is rubbish =). Damn interpolating scoundrels that they are!! =)
     
  4. ButchWilson

    ButchWilson

    94
    Jul 4, 2005
    P.S. does strip some of the data. I can retrieve all the metadata by saving a jpg straight from the camera or from NC.
     
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