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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 June 11, 2012 at 2.13PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 12, 2012 at 3.06PM PDT
Replaced on Flickr June 12, 2012 at 3.18PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Exposure 0.004 sec (1/250)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 250 mm
ISO Speed 160
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 96 dpi
Y-Resolution 96 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Nikon Transfer 1.3 W
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:06:12 13:54:57
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Exposure Program Program AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:06:11 14:13:42
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:06:11 14:13:42
Metering Mode Multi-segment
User Comment
Sub Sec Time 88
Sub Sec Time Original 88
Sub Sec Time Digitized 88
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5315.4362 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5342.3271 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Offset Schema 0
Focal Type Unknown (17746)
Focal Plane XSize 210.01 mm
Focal Plane YSize 320.75 mm
Canon Firmware Version
Serial Number 0370123339
Highlight Tone Priority Off
Camera Temperature -48 C
Camera Orientation Unknown (3)
Focus Distance Upper 0.01
Focus Distance Lower 0
White Balance Auto
Color Temperature 0
Picture Style None
High ISONoise Reduction Standard
Auto Lighting Optimizer Standard
Lens Type Canon TS-E 45mm f/2.8
Short Focal 108 mm
File Index 1
Directory Index -1
Canon Model ID EOS Rebel T1i / 500D / Kiss X3
Original Decision Data Offset 0
Dust Removal Data (Binary data 1024 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Color Space sRGB
VRDOffset 0
Color Data Version Unknown (2131)
White Balance RGGB Levels 1024 1452 5200 2289
Color Temperature 1024
WB_ RGGBLevels Measured 1024 1577 4735 2089
Color Temp Measured 1024
Raw Measured RGGB 16777217 100 0 1048608
Compression JPEG (old-style)