Processing Image Metadata
This section contains conceptual topics that describe the Windows Imaging Component (WIC) metadata system.
In this section
|WIC Metadata Overview
||This topic introduces the imaging metadata support provided by the WIC.
|Metadata Query Language Overview
||This topic introduces the metadata query language for WIC.
|Native Image Format Metadata Queries
||This topic provides an overview of the metadata query language queries for reading and writing metadata supported by GIF, PNG, TIFF and JPEG images.
|Overview of Reading and Writing Image Metadata
||This topic provides an overview of how you can use the WIC APIs to read and write metadata that is embedded in image files.
|Metadata Extensibility Overview
||This topic introduces the requirements for creating custom metadata handlers for the WIC, including both metadata readers and writers.
|People Tagging Overview
||This topic introduces the new Extensible Metadata Platform (XMP) schema and the Windows 7 photo property System.Photo.PeopleNames that enables the tagging of individuals in a digital photo.