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01/21/2018 10:12:27 PM · #1
I took a photo today and was informed that it was outside the challenge dates. And no, my camera date is correct.
01/21/2018 10:14:06 PM · #2
hmn. seems it was accepted after all.
01/21/2018 10:19:55 PM · #3
What date did you enter in the drop-down on the submission page ... as we (especially Hawaiians) have found out, those drop-downs are prone to inducing incorrect entries.... ...
01/21/2018 10:22:44 PM · #4
don't know about that, but the problem happens when I try to retitle, which I always do, and save the original file name in the details box. so I renamed my file, but still, wtf.
01/21/2018 10:25:27 PM · #5
oh. so I didn't enter a date, the date was automatic: taken, I presume, from my exif, as were the details (ISO, A and S, and camera).
01/21/2018 10:34:24 PM · #6
It's a little late . . . but maybe I'll go take one. I have a sink . . .
01/21/2018 10:37:13 PM · #7
Hmmm ... usually that date is automatically considered (and pre-entered) the same as the upload date unless you change it -- I didn't think the date was extracted from the EXIF (since EXIF isn't required on the entry file).
01/21/2018 10:43:12 PM · #8
well, I didn't enter the exposure date, I never have. (and how could you, by the way?) so presumably it is indeed entered automatically, from whatever in the file, if not the exif, which I think SHOULD be required by the way, because youth wants to know.
01/21/2018 11:00:11 PM · #9
Originally posted by tnun:

well, I didn't enter the exposure date, I never have. (and how could you, by the way?) ...

You enter the date from the three drop=down lists under the Details text box. I guess if your file doesn't have EXIF data the default is the upload date. My workflow doesn't preserve the EXIF so I must never have noticed if the date was extracted from that.
01/21/2018 11:54:42 PM · #10
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