An earlier article described how to remove EXIF data from images when using Windows.
For doing that in Ubuntu/Linux Mint, there is a simple and powerful tool which can be used. It is the exiftool.
First, install it from the terminal using the following command:
After it is installed, images can be directly processed from the terminal with this tool.
To display the Exif data for a specific photo, run exiftool with input as the image path :
To delete all the associated Exif data for an image, the -all= parameter is used :
After the data is removed, viewing the image details would look like this :
exiftool has many functions and the parameters for that can be accessed using the man page :
Do try it out.