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"""Scans a folder for files with EXIF data."""
from os import walk
from os.path import splitext, join as joinpath
from PIL import Image
from PIL.ExifTags import TAGS
def get_exif_data(fname):
"""Get embedded EXIF data from image file."""
ret = {}
img =
if hasattr( img, '_getexif' ):
exifinfo = img._getexif()
if exifinfo != None:
for tag, value in exifinfo.items():
decoded = TAGS.get(tag, tag)
ret[decoded] = value
except IOError:
# An filetype not supported by PIL.
ret = None
return ret
def scan_exif_data( root ):
"""Scan a folder tree for exif data."""
data = []
for path, dirs, files in walk( root ):
for name in files:
row = {}
row['path'] = path
row['name'] = splitext( name )[0]
row['ext'] = splitext( name )[1]
exif = get_exif_data( joinpath(path, name) )
if exif != None:
row['exif'] = exif
data.append( row )
return data
if __name__ == '__main__':
from argparse import ArgumentParser
from csv import DictWriter
PARSER = ArgumentParser(description='Scan folder for files with EXIF data.')
PARSER.add_argument( 'root', metavar='R', help='Dir to scan.')
PARSER.add_argument( 'tags', metavar='T', nargs='+', help='EXIF tags.' )
GROUP = PARSER.add_mutually_exclusive_group()
GROUP.add_argument( '-hasdata', action='store_true', help='Has EXIF tags.' )
GROUP.add_argument( '-nodata', action='store_true', help='No EXIF tags.' )
ARGS = PARSER.parse_args()
print 'Scanning ' + ARGS.root
FILES = scan_exif_data( ARGS.root )
NO_DATA = []
for FILE in FILES:
for TAG in ARGS.tags:
if len( FILE['exif'] ) == 0:
NO_DATA.append( FILE )
elif TAG in FILE['exif'].keys():
HAS_DATA.append( FILE )
NO_DATA.append( FILE )
print '%d files with specified tags, %d files without.' % (len(HAS_DATA),
if ARGS.hasdata == True:
elif ARGS.nodata == True:
print 'Creating CSV report.'
# Extract keys out of sub-dictionary.
for f in FILES:
for k in f['exif'].keys():
f[k] = f['exif'][k]
del f['exif']
HEADERS = ['path', 'name', 'ext' ]
FILE = open('report.csv', 'wb')
WRITER = DictWriter( FILE, HEADERS, extrasaction='ignore' )
for f in FILES:
WRITER.writerow( f )