"In today's digital world, metadata is like the blank back of a printed photo. This digital file that accompanies an image is a "place" to "write" information about the image -- who made it, who owns the copyrights, what the image depicts, who is in the image, where it was made, when it was made and even camera settings used to create it. "
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