How to change the artist name on my camera?

Discussion in 'Photography Equipment & Products' started by Robin Usagani, Nov 17, 2010.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Robin Usagani

    Robin Usagani Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2010
    Messages:
    10,348
    Likes Received:
    2,171
    Location:
    Denver, CO
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    I guess I found out who sold me the camera LOL. It is showing his name on my EXIF Data. How do I put my name on there?
     
  2. Bitter Jeweler

    Bitter Jeweler Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2009
    Messages:
    12,983
    Likes Received:
    4,969
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    I think you have to do it via the software that came with the camera, if memory serves me correctly. I read it in the manual.
     
  3. Robin Usagani

    Robin Usagani Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2010
    Messages:
    10,348
    Likes Received:
    2,171
    Location:
    Denver, CO
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
  4. pbelarge

    pbelarge TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Feb 11, 2010
    Messages:
    2,680
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    New York
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Take a look at the manual, the menu is where you will find the specific location for entering the camera user info.
     
  5. eric-holmes

    eric-holmes No longer a newbie, moving up!

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2009
    Messages:
    1,858
    Likes Received:
    48
    Location:
    Arkansas
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Same for Nikon? I'd be I interested in this as well.
     
  6. Derrel

    Derrel Mr. Rain Cloud

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2009
    Messages:
    32,196
    Likes Received:
    11,365
    Location:
    USA
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Ship it to me...I'll send you back an old Nikon D70 in trade, with whatever artist name you want loaded into that field...problem solved. I'll keep the defective Canon, and you can have the Nikon. What name would you like placed into that field?
     
    • Like Like x 1
  7. Bitter Jeweler

    Bitter Jeweler Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2009
    Messages:
    12,983
    Likes Received:
    4,969
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    You have to use the EOS Utility software.
     
  8. Dao

    Dao No longer a newbie, moving up!

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2008
    Messages:
    6,049
    Likes Received:
    377
    Location:
    St. Louis
    I used the EOS utility to update the camera owner name info on my 40D. So your 5D maybe the same.
     
  9. NikonNewbie

    NikonNewbie TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2010
    Messages:
    635
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Half past a monkeys ass
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    yeah...RTFM man! :lol:
     
  10. KmH

    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2009
    Messages:
    35,871
    Likes Received:
    4,494
    Location:
    Iowa
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Page 205 - Nikon D90 Users Manual........
     
  11. Bitter Jeweler

    Bitter Jeweler Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2009
    Messages:
    12,983
    Likes Received:
    4,969
    Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    No way!
     
  12. Robin Usagani

    Robin Usagani Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2010
    Messages:
    10,348
    Likes Received:
    2,171
    Location:
    Denver, CO
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    I had the software loaded for my T1i already but it doesnt seem to communicate with my 5D.
     
  13. amlansanyal

    amlansanyal TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2010
    Messages:
    12
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    Siliguri
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    it can be done with the eos utility as i did that with my 20D.
     
  14. KmH

    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2009
    Messages:
    35,871
    Likes Received:
    4,494
    Location:
    Iowa
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Way!
     
  15. eric-holmes

    eric-holmes No longer a newbie, moving up!

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2009
    Messages:
    1,858
    Likes Received:
    48
    Location:
    Arkansas
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Ok, I found a guy who's EXIF data looks like this...

    Camera Maker: NIKON CORPORATION
    Camera Model: NIKON D3S
    Lens: 85.0 mm f/1.4
    Image Date: 2010-10-17 15:46:21 +0530
    Focal Length: 85.0mm (35mm equivalent: 85mm)
    Focus Distance: 2.00m
    Aperture: f/1.4
    Exposure Time: 0.0006 s (1/1600)
    ISO equiv: 200
    Exposure Bias: none
    Metering Mode: Matrix
    Exposure: Manual
    Exposure Mode: Manual
    White Balance: Auto
    Light Source: Unknown
    Flash Fired: No
    Photographer: Mark Gregory
    Copyright: Copyright © 2010 Mark Gregory

    The bold part is what I am interested in doing. The image comment simply gives me this...

    Camera Maker: NIKON CORPORATION
    Camera Model: NIKON D90
    Image Date: 2010:12:14 17:18:14
    Focal Length: 105.0mm (35mm equivalent: 157mm)
    Aperture: f/5.6
    Exposure Time: 0.017 s (1/60)
    ISO equiv: 800
    Exposure Bias: none
    Metering Mode: Matrix
    White Balance: Auto
    Flash Fired: Yes (Auto, return light detected)
    Color Space: sRGB
    Comment: ERIC

    I cannot create a category like he has in his exif. Is there a way to do that?
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

Search tags for this page
change photographer name in d7000
,
how do i change the name of the photographer in my canon 5d
,

how to add author nikon d7000

,

how to change a camera author

,

how to change aritist information on nikon camera

,
how to change author information on nikon camera
,

how to change author on a niko camera

,
how to put my name on my image canon camera?
,
how to put your name and cooyright on d90
,
nikon d60 change owner name