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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 May 21, 2008 at 2.34PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 25, 2008 at 12.34PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 400D Digital
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/2000)
Aperture f/8.0
Focal Length 300 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 350 dpi
Y-Resolution 350 dpi
Software Digital Photo Professional
Date and Time (Modified) 2008:05:21 14:34:37
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Exposure Program Action (High speed)
Date and Time (Original) 2008:05:21 14:34:37
Date and Time (Digitized) 2008:05:21 14:34:37
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 4433.295325 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 4453.608247 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)