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My reference source for the various metadata fields are the MWG Guidelines.
this leaves behind the renamed original image file. How do you remove the original file during this process? Use either the -overwrite_original or overwrite_original_in_place option to exiftool. The in-place option preserves filesystem information such as file creation time, access time, Finder tags, icon, etc., but takes slightly longer than the other ...
Repeating my response on the Exiftool forums for users of StackExchange. Add -overwrite_original to avoid creating backups or use -delete_original to delete them when you're sure you don't need them anymore To add the folder name, you can use the advanced formatting in this Exiftool forum post Putting it all together, your command could be something like ...
Nik Gaffney is correct re: how to handle integrating ExifTool edits. I do this all the time (for different reasons). But... You can do your adjustment from in Lightroom. The "Adjust to a specified date and time" option to "Edit Capture Time..." doesn't work with multi-item selections the way the interface implies it does. It looks like it changes ...
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