photoname: Rename JPEG photo files based on shoot date

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Command-line utility for renaming/moving photo image files based on EXIF tags. Written in Haskell.

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Versions 2.0, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3.0, 3.0.0, 3.0.1, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3
Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), exif, filepath, mtl, old-locale, parsec, time, unix [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2007-2009 Dino Morelli
Author Dino Morelli
Maintainer Dino Morelli <>
Category Unclassified
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Uploaded by DinoMorelli at Sun Jun 7 16:38:52 UTC 2009
Distributions NixOS:3.3
Executables photoname
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author: Dino Morelli <>


photoname is a command-line utility for renaming/moving photo image
files. The new folder location and naming are determined by two things:
the photo shoot date information contained within the file's EXIF tags
and the usually-camera-assigned serial number, often appearing in the

This program is known to work with GHC 6.10.3 on systems where System.Posix (unix) and exif packages are available.


With cabal-install, get it directly from Hackage:

   $ cabal install photoname

Or manually after unpacking source:

   $ runhaskell Setup.lhs configure
   $ runhaskell Setup.lhs build
   $ runhaskell Setup.lhs test
   $ runhaskell Setup.lhs install