Photo / Exif

In the front yard

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 7, 2012 at 2.49PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 16, 2012 at 2.49PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Olympus E-PL2
Exposure 0.004 sec (1/250)
Aperture f/5.0
Focal Length 25 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash On, Did not fire
X-Resolution 320 dpi
Y-Resolution 320 dpi
Image Width 4032
Image Height 3024
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Compression Uncompressed
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
Planar Configuration Chunky
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:06:16 17:45:52
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:06:07 14:49:59-04:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:06:07 14:49:59
Max Aperture Value 3.5
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Color Space sRGB
CFAPattern [Red,Green][Green,Blue]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/24-17:43:58
Creator Tool OLYMPUS Viewer 2 1.31W
Metadata Date 2012:06:16 17:45:52-04:00
Compression Uncompressed
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
Planar Configuration Chunky
Bits Per Sample 8
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Original Document ID xmp.did:5A88DD9AFCB7E11186619ACFD3C2D142
History Action created
History Instance ID xmp.iid:5A88DD9AFCB7E11186619ACFD3C2D142
History When 2012:06:07 14:49:59-04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 Windows
History Parameters from image/tiff to application/vnd.adobe.photoshop
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:5A88DD9AFCB7E11186619ACFD3C2D142
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode On
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False