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Re: Systematic access to EXIF, IPTC, XMP image description metadata

From: Gregory J. Rosmaita <oedipus@hicom.net>
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2011 16:51:33 +0100
To: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20110413154918.M81510@hicom.net>
aloha, again, laura!

actually, after re-reading the 2 wiki pages:

http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/wiki/Alt_tech_appendix

and the newer

http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/Metadata

i think it would be best to roll the metadata information into
what we are already proposing as an appendix for the Alt Text
Techs document -- or to, at least, unify the two wiki documents
so that they are reflective of each other...

gregory.
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From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
To: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Sent: Tue, 12 Apr 2011 12:28:25 -0500
Subject: Systematic access to EXIF, IPTC, XMP image description metadata

> Hello everyone,
> 
> For the task force's information there is a thread on "systematic
> access to media/plugin metadata" on public-html [1].
> 
> Henri mentioned use cases. I put up a Wiki page regarding a way 
> to directly access EXIF, IPTC, XMP image descriptions. The page 
> has a couple of exposing metadata use cases and a bit about 
> exposing via browsers like has been done with longdesc.
> 
> Everyone please feel free to add other use cases and ideas to 
> that page.
> 
> Best Regards,
> Laura
> 
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-
html/2011Apr/thread.html#msg118
> [2] http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/Metadata
> -- 
> Laura L. Carlson
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