Photo / Exif

All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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 August 25, 2011 at 12.38PM PDT
Posted to Flickr August 25, 2011 at 12.29PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Panasonic DMC-G1
Exposure 0.05 sec (1/20)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 45 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias +2 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 492 dpi
Y-Resolution 492 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.0 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:08:25 20:07:09
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:08:25 12:38:53+01:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:08:25 12:38:53
Max Aperture Value 5.6
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
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 53.360203, 2008/10/08-10:33:40
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2011:08:25 20:07:09+01:00
Sidecar For Extension RW2
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:79BABE832ECFE011BD21A0B6A64BBAB4
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:79BABE832ECFE011BD21A0B6A64BBAB4
History When 2011:08:25 16:25:50+01:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.0 Windows
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to application/vnd.adobe.photoshop
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:79BABE832ECFE011BD21A0B6A64BBAB4
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