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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 7, 2009 at 5.18PM PDT
Posted to Flickr October 5, 2009 at 10.25AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 40D
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/1000)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 81 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Microsoft Windows Photo Gallery 6.0.6001.18000
Date and Time (Modified) 2009:09:26 11:05:46
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2009:09:07 17:18:06
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:09:07 17:18:06
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
Sub Sec Time 00
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3214.611872 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3224.699828 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Offset Schema 54
Macro Mode Normal
Self Timer Off
Quality Normal
Canon Flash Mode Off
Continuous Drive Single
Focus Mode One-shot AF
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Medium
Easy Mode Manual
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Focus Range Not Known
Canon Exposure Mode Manual
Lens Type Canon EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM
Short Focal 17 mm
Focal Units 1
Max Aperture 5.7
Min Aperture 32
Flash Activity 0
Flash Bits (none)
Zoom Source Width 0
Zoom Target Width 0
Manual Flash Output n/a
Color Tone Normal
Auto ISO 100
Base ISO 400
Measured EV 8.38
Target Aperture 5.7
Target Exposure Time 1/1024
White Balance Daylight
Slow Shutter None
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code n/a
Flash Guide Number 0
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type EOS High-end
NDFilter Unknown (-1)
Flash Output 0
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.0.8
Serial Number 1320709750
Camera Temperature 33 C
Camera Orientation Rotate 270 CW
Focus Distance Upper 655.35
Focus Distance Lower 81.91
Color Temperature 5200
Firmware Version 1.0.8
File Index 7594
Directory Index 100
Lens Model EF-S17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
Canon Model ID EOS 40D
AFMode Single-point AF
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Widths 97 97 97 97 97 97 97 97 97
AFArea Heights 98 98 98 98 98 98 98 98 98
AFPoints Selected 4
Original Decision Data Offset 0
Bracket Mode Off
Bracket Value 0
Bracket Shot Number 0
Raw Jpg Size Large
WBBracket Mode Off
WBBracket Value AB 0
WBBracket Value GM 0
Live View Shooting Off
Internal Serial Number J0800377
Dust Removal Data (Binary data 1024 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Tone Curve Standard
Sharpness 4
Sharpness Frequency n/a
Sensor Red Level 0
Sensor Blue Level 0
White Balance Red 0
White Balance Blue 0
Picture Style Standard
Digital Gain 0
WBShift AB 0
WBShift GM 0
Color Space sRGB
VRDOffset 0
Sensor Width 3944 (40-3927 used)
Sensor Height 2622 (23-2614 used)
Black Mask Left Border 0
Black Mask Top Border 0
Black Mask Right Border 0
Black Mask Bottom Border 0
White Balance RGGB Levels 2189 1024 1024 1460
Color Temperature 5200
WB_ RGGBLevels Measured 1685 1043 1024 1832
Color Temp Measured 3744
Exposure Level Increments 1/3 Stop
ISOSpeed Increments 1/3 Stop
ISOExpansion Off
AEBAuto Cancel On
AEBSequence 0,-,+
Safety Shift Disable
Flash Sync Speed Av Auto
High ISONoise Reduction Off
Highlight Tone Priority Disable
Lens Drive No AF Focus search on
Lens AFStop Button AF stop
AFPoint Selection Method Normal
Superimposed Display On
AFAssist Beam Emits
AFDuring Live View Disable
Mirror Lockup Disable
Shutter Button AFOn Button Metering + AF start
AFOn AELock Button Switch Disable
Set Button When Shooting Normal (disabled)
Dial Direction Tv Av Normal
Focusing Screen Ef-A
Add Original Decision Data Off
Live View Exposure Simulation Disable (LCD auto adjust)
Add Aspect Ratio Info Off
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Copyright Flag False
Photoshop Quality 8
Photoshop Format Progressive
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
Color Transform YCbCr