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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 December 31, 2010 at 9.53PM PST
Posted to Flickr January 19, 2011 at 2.54AM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 1000D
Exposure 0.006 sec (1/160)
Aperture f/8.0
Focal Length 18 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias +1/3 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:01:05 19:38:04
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2010:12:31 21:53:41.40+10:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2010:12:31 21:53:41
Max Aperture Value 3.5
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 40
Sub Sec Time Original 40
Sub Sec Time Digitized 40
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 4438.35616438356 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 4445.96912521441 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2.2-c063 53.352624, 2008/07/30-18:05:41
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2011:01:05 19:38:04+10:00
Lens EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Image Number 0
Flash Compensation 0
Sidecar For Extension CR2
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:57B4AF9A1F2168119109B05C6186A41F
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:57B4AF9A1F2168119109B05C6186A41F
History When 2011:01:05 19:38:04+10:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:57B4AF9A1F2168119109B05C6186A41F
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False