SMPTE Metadata Registry

SMPTE Metadata Registers

 

The authoritative sources of SMPTE Registers are the published XML files listed on this page.

All Registers are © 2016 SMPTE All rights reserved, but data may be reproduced in accordance with the embedded license.

 

SMPTE Metadata Elements Dictionary

The structure of the SMPTE Metadata Element Dictionary is defined in  SMPTE ST 335 available here 

This XML file lists the Elements approved for publication 2016-01-11

 

The following spreadsheets represent previous versions of the Elements Register and are provided for information only.

Office spreadsheet icon RP210v13-pub-20120214.xls

Office spreadsheet icon RP210v12-publication-20100623.xls

Office spreadsheet icon RP210v11-pub-20080415.2048.xls

 

SMPTE Labels Register

The structure of the SMPTE Label Register is defined in  SMPTE ST 400 available here 

This XML file lists the Labels approved for publication 2016-01-11

 

The following spreadsheets represent previous versions of the Labels Register and are provided for information only.

Office spreadsheet icon RP224v12-pub-20120418.xls

Office spreadsheet icon RP224v11-pub-20110216.xls

Office spreadsheet icon RP224v10-publication-20081215.xls

 

SMPTE Types Register

The structure of the SMPTE Types Dictionary is defined in  SMPTE ST 2003 available here 

This XML file lists the Types approved for publication 2016-01-11

 

SMPTE Groups Register

The structure of the SMPTE Groups Register is defined in  SMPTE ST 395 available here 

This XML file lists the Groups approved for publication 2016-01-11

 

Submission Information

Submissions to the Metadata Registers should:

  • conform to these XML Schema Definitions;
  • use the following values for the Version Byte of new Universal Labels they request, based on the target Register:
    • Elements: 0x0e

    • Labels: 0x0d

    • Groups 0x01

    • Types: 0x01

 

Class 13 and Class 14 Registrations

SMPTE Registration Authority, LLC is the registration authority for Class 13 and 14 nodes defined in the SMPTE Metadata Dictionaries.

Metadata Class 13: Organizationally registered for public use
Metadata Class 14: Organizationally registered as private

3.2.8 Class 13: Organizationally registered for public use

Metadata in this class shall consist of individual elements of metadata that have been registered by a specific user organization or individual and are therefore reserved and managed separately from the other classes (1 -7) of metadata. Information about publicly registered metadata shall appear in the appropriate clauses of the published metadata dictionary.

Class 13 metadata shall be managed by the SMPTE Registration Authority and its approval shall be consistent with SMPTE Administrative Practices.

3.2.9 Class 14: Organizationally registered as private

Metadata in this class shall consist of individual elements or groups of elements of metadata that have been registered by a specific user organization or individual and are therefore reserved and managed separately from the other classes (1 -7) of metadata. Information about organizationally registered metadata shall not be made public but the metadata tags shall be publicly identified in the metadata dictionary and shall be reserved for use by the registered organization.

Class 14 metadata shall be managed by the SMPTE Registration Authority and its approval shall be consistent with SMPTE Administrative Practices.

Click here for a listing of Class 13 and Class 14 Registrations

Submissions should use these templates