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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 September 6, 2008 at 7.32PM PDT
Posted to Flickr September 7, 2008 at 7.45AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot G7
Exposure 0.02 sec (1/50)
Aperture f/4.8
Focal Length 44.4 mm
Exposure Bias 0/3 EV
Flash Flash did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 180 dpi
Y-Resolution 180 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0 Windows
Date and Time 2008:09:07 01:15:34
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Digital Zoom Ratio 3648/3648
Date and Time (Original) 2008:09:06 19:32:34
Date and Time (Digitized) 2008:09:06 19:32:34
Compressed Bits per Pixel 3 bits
Shutter Speed 181/32
Maximum Lens Aperture 145/32
Metering Mode Pattern
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 12725.581 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 12710.801 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip colour area sensor
Compression JPEG
XMP Date and Time (Original) 2008-09-06T19:32:34+01:00
Image Width 3648 pixels
Image Height 2736 pixels