ImageMapper: A PowerShell Metadata and Geo Mapping Tool for Images

The situation arose the other day where I wanted to view the metadata from a group of images as well as see the geographic location of where those images were taken, if they contained GPS information.  I looked and found some very good tools that either displayed the metadata of image files, such as NirSoft’s ExifDataView, but didn’t map the location. I also found some good scripts that would take the GPS coordinates contained in the images and map them in Google Maps. Since I didn’t immediately find a tool that did both extract the metadata and map the location, I decided to write my own. Continue reading