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As Patrick Kowalzick pointed out in a previous discussion, the EXIF standards since 1998 have included tags to document the destination point of a photograph. Tags include GPSDestLatitude, GPSDestLongitude, GPSDestBearing, and GPSDestDistance.

Is there any camera, GPS or software (or combination of the above) which support the GPSDestXYZ exif tags?

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Solmeta sells two Geotaggers supporting orientation:

  • Geotagger Pro: 3 axis electronic compass, output heading
  • Geotagger N2: 2 axis electronic compass, output heading

Some cameras have built in compass as well:

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT3
  • Sony Cybershot DSC-HX5V / HX7V / HX100V
  • RICOH G700SE
  • Sony Alpha SLT-A55
  • Casio Exilim H20G (Hybrid GPS - Trackins indoor movements using accelerometer and compass)

I think for GPSDestLatitude, GPSDestLongitude and GPSDistance there is some software and manual processing necessary.

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Do you have any details on what software supports manual processing? –  fmark May 11 '11 at 15:33
@fmark: No, I don't. But it seems geosetter supports it:… –  Patrick Kowalzick May 14 '11 at 12:32
Wow, hadn't seen geosetter before, it looks great :) –  fmark May 14 '11 at 14:10

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