Photo / Exif

Milky Way Stars over Teton Barn

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 September 28, 2011 at 11.15PM PST
Posted to Flickr February 23, 2012 at 4.59AM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 15
Aperture f/2.0
Focal Length 24 mm
ISO Speed 6400
Exposure Bias 0 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) 2012:02:23 05:53:43
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2011:09:28 23:15:14.01-06:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:09:28 23:15:14
Max Aperture Value 1.4
Subject Distance 4294967295 m
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
Sub Sec Time 01
Sub Sec Time Original 01
Sub Sec Time Digitized 01
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3849.2117888965 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3908.14196242171 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 120
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 11
Photoshop Format Optimised
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 2012:02:23 05:53:43-07:00
Lens EF24mm f/1.4L II USM
Lens ID 250
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 4294967295
Flash Compensation 0
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Original Document ID xmp.did:18F25D3E8620681192B0E202A36ABE9D
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:18F25D3E8620681192B0E202A36ABE9D
History When 2012:02:22 15:27:48-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to application/vnd.adobe.photoshop
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:18F25D3E8620681192B0E202A36ABE9D
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 Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False