Photo / Exif

July 19, 2012 118

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 July 18, 2012 at 2.19PM PDT
Posted to Flickr July 19, 2012 at 7.40PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
Exposure 0.003 sec (1/400)
Aperture f/4.5
Focal Length 17.3 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias +2 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 180 dpi
Y-Resolution 180 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software GIMP 2.6.10
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:07:19 18:46:47
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Date and Time (Original) 2012:07:18 14:19:23
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:07:18 14:19:23
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 3
Max Aperture Value 4.5
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 17777.77778 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 17802.1978 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard
Related Image Width 4320
Related Image Height 3240
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Rating 0
Creator Tool Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer 6.1.7600.16385
Date Acquired 2012:07:19 14:15:36.364
Last Keyword XMP July 19, 2012
Subject July 19, 2012