Envira Gallery Documentation

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EXIF Addon

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Do you want to make use of and display the EXIF data of an image? With the EXIF Addon for Envira Gallery, you certainly can. The doc shows you how to display EXIF metadata in your Galleries and Lightbox images.


Please follow our instructions on how to install and activate addons.

In this instance, you’ll be activating the Envira EXIF Addon.

Once activated, navigate to Envira Gallery » Settings » EXIF tab to change the following settings as necessary:

  • Store EXIF Keywords in Tags Addon: If the Tags Addon is enabled, any images uploaded or imported into an Envira Gallery will have its EXIF keywords (if any exist) automatically stored as Tags against that image.

You can store EXIF keywords in the Tags Addon by enabling the option in the Envira Settings Tags screen.


You will find the gallery edit screen contains a new EXIF tab:

Configure your gallery's EXIF options within the EXIF tab.

In the EXIF tab you can configure the following options:

  • GALLERY OPTIONS:
    • Display EXIF Metadata?Enables or disables displaying EXIF metadata in the gallery view.
      • EXIF Metadata to DisplayEnable or disable the following options: Camera Make, Camera Model, Aperture, Shutter Speed, Focal Length, ISO.
  • LIGHTBOX OPTIONS:
    • Display EXIF Metadata?Enables or disables displaying EXIF metadata in the gallery view.
      • EXIF Metadata to DisplayEnable or disable the following options: Camera Make, Camera Model, Aperture, Shutter Speed, Focal Length, ISO.
      • EXIF Metadata PositionWhere to display the EXIF metadata relative to the image. Options include Top Left, Top Right, Bottom Left, Bottom Right.
      • Display EXIF Outside of Image?If enabled, displays the EXIF metadata outside of the lightbox/image frame. (not available for Lightbox themes Base Dark, Base Light, or Captioned)

 


If you’re using the Albums Addon you’ll also see the EXIF tab in the album edit screen:

You can configure the EXIF options for your gallery in the EXIF tab.

In the Album’s EXIF tab, you can configure the following options:

  • LIGHTBOX OPTIONS:
    • Display EXIF Metadata?Enables or disables displaying EXIF metadata in the gallery view.
      • EXIF Metadata to DisplayEnable or disable the following options: Camera Make, Camera Model, Aperture, Shutter Speed, Focal Length, ISO.
      • EXIF Metadata PositionWhere to display the EXIF metadata relative to the image. Options include Top Left, Top Right, Bottom Left, Bottom Right.
      • Display EXIF Outside of Image?If enabled, displays the EXIF metadata outside of the lightbox/image frame. (not available for Lightbox themes Base Dark, Base Light, or Captioned)

 


A: EXIF data is not displayed when the Number of Gallery Columns option is set to Automatic. To show EXIF data in the gallery view you will need to configure the gallery to show a specific number of columns.
automatic
If you’ve selected a specific column layout and the EXIF data still fails to appear, check with your hosting provider to ensure exif_read_data() is enabled from the server level.


This table describes the available configuration options for your Envira Galleries and Albums when using this Addon.

The Programmatic Name and Programmatic Values columns are used when configuring the Dynamic Addon’s shortcode or template tag, or when overriding the default settings for creating a new Gallery or Album.

Config

(Galleries only)

Config Item Description Options Programmatic Name Programmatic Values
Display EXIF Metadata? Enables or disables displaying EXIF metadata in the gallery view. Enabled / Disabled exif 0,1
Display Camera Make? Enables or disables displaying EXIF camera make in the gallery view. Enabled / Disabled exif_make 0,1
Display Camera Model? Enables or disables displaying EXIF camera model in the gallery view. Enabled / Disabled exif_model 0,1
Display Aperture? Enables or disables displaying EXIF aperture in the gallery view. Enabled / Disabled exif_aperture 0,1
Display Shutter Speed? Enables or disables displaying EXIF shutter speed in the gallery view. Enabled / Disabled exif_shutter_speed 0,1
Display Focal Length? Enables or disables displaying EXIF focal length in the gallery view. Enabled / Disabled exif_focal_length 0,1
Display ISO? Enables or disables displaying EXIF ISO in the gallery view. Enabled / Disabled exif_iso 0,1
Lightbox

(Galleries and Albums)

Config Item Description Options Programmatic Name Programmatic Values
Display EXIF Metadata? Enables or disables displaying EXIF metadata in the gallery view. Enabled / Disabled exif_lightbox 0,1
Display Camera Make? Enables or disables displaying EXIF camera make in the lightbox view. Enabled / Disabled exif_lightbox_make 0,1
Display Camera Model? Enables or disables displaying EXIF camera model in the lightbox view. Enabled / Disabled exif_lightbox_model 0,1
Display Aperture? Enables or disables displaying EXIF aperture in the lightbox view. Enabled / Disabled exif_lightbox_aperture 0,1
Display Shutter Speed? Enables or disables displaying EXIF shutter speed in the lightbox view. Enabled / Disabled exif_lightbox_shutter_speed 0,1
Display Focal Length? Enables or disables displaying EXIF focal length in the lightbox view. Enabled / Disabled exif_lightbox_focal_length 0,1
Display ISO? Enables or disables displaying EXIF ISO in the lightbox view. Enabled / Disabled exif_lightbox_iso 0,1
EXIF Metadata Position Where to display the EXIF metadata relative to the image. Top Left,
Top Right,
Bottom Left,
Bottom Right
exif_lightbox_position top-left,
top-right,
bottom left,
bottom right
Display EXIF Outside of Image? If enabled, displays the EXIF metadata outside of the lightbox/image frame. Enabled / Disabled exif_lightbox_outside 0,1

Changelog

1.1.9.4 (01-19-2017)

  • Minor bug fixes.

1.1.9.3 (2016-12-08)

  • Minor bug fixes.

1.1.9.2 (2016-12-08)

  • Fix: Empty styling for images that don’t have exif data
  • Fix: Empty EXIF data displaying a warning

1.1.9.1 (2016-10-04)

  • Fix: Various Minor bug fixes.

1.1.8 (2016-08-25)

  • Updated: Spanish translations

1.1.7 (2016-05-31)

  • Fix: Addressing support requires to import, store and provide options to display IPTC data.

1.1.6 (2016-05-12)

  • Fix: Display all Images in Lightbox with EXIF lightbox metadata enabled would result in gallery not working.

1.1.5 (2016-05-05)

  • Updated: Standardised edit screen titles and descriptions

1.1.4 (2016-04-21)

  • Updated: Spanish translation

1.1.3 (2016-04-16)

  • Added: EXIF Metadata options on individual lines in admin for better layout
  • Fix: Prevent success / error notices on Settings screen from jumping

1.1.2 (2016-03-31)

  • Updated: Moved settings into own tab on Galleries and Albums
  • Added: Documentation and Video Help Links

1.1.1 (2016-02-25)

  • Updated: Spanish Translations

1.1.0 (2016-02-18)

  • Added: Option to enable/disable EXIF data on mobile (if enabled, honors EXIF settings under Config and Lightbox tabs)
  • Fix: Use Envira_Gallery_Shortcode and Envira_Albums_Shortcode get_config() function to honour filters and mobile settings

1.0.9 (2016-02-11)

  • Fix: Division by zero error when calculating shutter speed

1.0.8 (2016-02-04)

  • Added: Lightbox Position option (top left, bottom left, top right, bottom right)
  • Added: Display Lightbox EXIF Metadata inside/outside of the image/frame
  • Fix: Combined metadata display options onto a single line for better UI in the configuration screens

1.0.7 (2015-12-23)

  • Updated: Spanish translations

1.0.6 (2015-12-10)

  • Updated: Spanish Translation
  • Fix: Ensure all strings are localized for translation

1.0.5 (2015-11-26)

  • Added: Spanish translation.

1.0.4 (2015-10-01)

  • Added: ISO option

1.0.3 (2015-08-20)

  • Added: Focal Length
  • Added: Split Camera Make and Model into separate options

1.0.2 (2015-08-13)

  • Added: Grab keywords from IPTC data and store as Tags, if setting enabled

1.0.1

  • Added: Option to automatically read EXIF keyword data and save as tags when uploading an image.

1.0.0

  • Initial release of the addon.
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