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Mountain Trip 101

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 21, 2012 at 12.55AM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 26, 2012 at 9.35PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon Coolpix AW100
Exposure 0.003 sec (1/400)
Aperture f/3.9
Focal Length 5 mm
ISO Speed 125
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Software COOLPIX AW100V1.0
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:06:21 00:55:17
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Program AE
Sensitivity Type Standard Output Sensitivity
Date and Time (Original) 2012:06:21 00:55:17
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:06:21 00:55:17
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 2
Max Aperture Value 3.9
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Color Space sRGB
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 0
Focal Length (35mm format) 28 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control High gain down
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Distant
Maker Note Version 2.00
Color Mode Color
Quality Normal
White Balance Auto
Sharpness Auto
Focus Mode AF-S
White Balance Fine Tune 0
ISOSelection Auto
Data Dump (Binary data 8918 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Face Detect Frame Size 320 240
Faces Detected 0
Auto Distortion Control On
Image Adjustment Auto
Manual Focus Distance undef
Digital Zoom 1
AFArea Mode Single Area
AFPoint Center
AFPoints In Focus (none)
Scene Mode Dawn/Dusk
Saturation 0
Noise Reduction Off
Retouch History None
Image Stabilization VR-On
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XResolution 300
YResolution 300
Resolution Unit inches
Preview Image Start 23113
Preview Image Length 40901
YCb Cr Positioning Co-sited
Compression JPEG (old-style)