Add timestamp of photos created by the “predictive capture” feature of Sony's Xperia camera app at the beginning of the filename

(setopt CSH_NULL_GLOB; cd /path/to/Camera\ Uploads; for i in DSCPDC_000*; do mv -v $i "$(echo $i | perl -lpe 's/(DSCPDC_[0-9]{4}_BURST)([0-9]{4})([0-9]{2})([0-9]{2})/$2-$3-$4 $1$2$3$4/')"; done)
The “predictive capture” feature of Sony's Xperia camera app hides the date stamp deeply inside the filename. This command adds another date stamp at the beginning of the filename.
Sample Output
'DSCPDC_0000_BURST20191215123205830.JPG' -> '2019-12-15 DSCPDC_0000_BURST20191215123205830.JPG'
'DSCPDC_0000_BURST20200119191047162.JPG' -> '2020-01-19 DSCPDC_0000_BURST20200119191047162.JPG'

By: langec
2020-04-12 06:20:59

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KurtisPowlowski · 12 weeks and 5 days ago
I am not sure if it works. I have been working on different APIs lately and found a few APIs that work with different devices. Haven't tried sitemap codes on the Xperia camera. Possibly because I do not use camera features much. I am a part of digital marketing services in US thus I can only work on the sitemaps that are related to apps and websites.
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