Video Metadata Hub
A common ground for video management: a set of video metadata properties, which can be expressed by multiple technical standards.
Finding Common Ground …
IPTC’s “Hub” Recommendation covers many use cases and exchange of metadata over multiple standards.
It was developed to provide a cohesive solution for the variety of different standards used for compressing video and audio, for file formats, and for different schemas of metadata properties.
The Video Metadata Hub (VMH) supports varied technical solutions with the key goal of storing and exchanging metadata in a safe and reliable way, with a universal metadata schema.
The VMH is comprised of a single set of video metadata properties, which can be expressed by multiple technical standards, in full as reference implementation in XMP, EBU Core and JSON. These properties can be used for describing the visible and audible content, rights data, administrative details and technical characteristics of a video.
IPTC Autumn Meeting 2023 - for IPTC members
- 2 - 4 October, 2023
Photo Metadata Conference 2024 - open to the public
- Early 2024 to be confirmed
IPTC Spring Meeting 2024 - for IPTC members
- New York City, USA and online
- 15 - 17 April 2024
Following the IPTC’s recent announcement that Rights holders can exclude images from generative AI with IPTC Photo Metadata Standard 2023.1 , the IPTC Video Metadata Working Group is very happy to announce that the same capability now exists for video, through IPTC Video Metadata Hub version 1.5. The “Data Mining” property has been added to this […]