Lightroom: Metadata IPTC Equivalents

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  • IPTC Core: International Press Telecommunications Council
  • IPTC-NAA IIM: International Press Telecommunications Council Information International Model. Please note that even within the IPTC, they use different metadata from the IPTC Core.
  • XMP: Adobe’s Extensible Metadata Platform. Originally created for Photoshop. Some of the Adobe Photoshop entries are also used in Lightroom.
  • Lightroom: Adobe’s Lightroom internal metadata fields. Note that most of the the names are different from Photoshop which is another Adobe product.