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renaming MTS video files using creation date

Here’s how I renamed all the videos I copied from a SONY camera, so that the file names display the creation date (on my Mac)

exiftool -ext MTS "-FileName<DateTimeOriginal" -d "%Y-%m-%d_%H%M%S.%%e" new_dir

exiftool can be found here.

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