Photo / Exif

waiting to exhale

What is Exif data?

Exif data is a record of the settings a camera used to take a photo or video. This information is embedded into the files the camera saves, and we read and display it here.


Taken on March 17, 2008 at 11.28AM PDT
Posted to Flickr March 26, 2008 at 8.00PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot SD800 IS
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/1600)
Aperture f/7.1
Focal Length 4.6 mm
Exposure Bias +1/3 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
ISO Speed 1600
ISO Speed 1600
X-Resolution 96 dpi
Y-Resolution 96 dpi
Orientation Unknown (0)
Software Picasa 3.0
Date and Time (Modified) 2008:03:17 11:28:39
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Date and Time (Original) 2008:03:17 11:28:39
Date and Time (Digitized) 2008:03:17 11:28:39
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 2
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 40960 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 40899.40828 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Manual
Digital Zoom Ratio 3
Scene Capture Type Standard
Image Unique ID 911116a85ee8f389f148bb7b30062ef2
Macro Mode Macro
Self Timer Off
Quality Normal
Canon Flash Mode Off
Continuous Drive Single
Focus Mode Single
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Large
Easy Mode Digital Macro
Digital Zoom Other
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness 0
Camera ISO 1600
Focus Range Macro
AFPoint Face Detect
Canon Exposure Mode Easy
Lens Type Unknown (-1)
Short Focal 4.6 mm
Focal Units 1000/mm
Max Aperture 2.8
Min Aperture 7.1
Flash Bits (none)
Focus Continuous Single
AESetting Normal AE
Image Stabilization On, Shot Only
Zoom Source Width 1024
Zoom Target Width 3072
Spot Metering Mode Center
Manual Flash Output n/a
Focal Type Zoom
Focal Plane XSize 17.55 mm
Focal Plane YSize 13.16 mm
Auto ISO 100
Base ISO 1600
Measured EV 13.53
Target Aperture 7.1
Target Exposure Time 1/1614
White Balance Custom
Slow Shutter Off
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code 0
Flash Guide Number 0
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Focus Distance Upper 0.1 m
Focus Distance Lower 0 m
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type Compact
Auto Rotate Rotate 90 CW
NDFilter Off
Self Timer2 0
Flash Output 0
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.00
File Number 100-4274
Rotation 90
Camera Temperature 21 C
Canon Model ID PowerShot SD800 IS / Digital IXUS 850 IS / IXY Digital 900 IS
AFArea Mode Multi-point AF or AI AF
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Widths 276 276 276 276 276 276 276 276 276
AFArea Heights 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41
Primary AFPoint 6
Date Stamp Mode Off
My Color Mode Positive Film
Firmware Revision 1.00 rev 4.00
Categories (none)
Faces Detected 0
Face Detect Frame Size 3072 2304
Face Width 35
Image Unique ID 2792a9d5cac35daf04e364bb1c02024c
Related Image Width 480
Related Image Height 360
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Caption- Abstract Waiting to exhale