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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 May 10, 2012 at 6.37PM PDT
Posted to Flickr May 13, 2012 at 11.36PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D5000
Exposure 1/2500 sec
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 50 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash No Flash
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:05:13 17:55:28
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:05:10 18:37:31
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:05:10 18:37:31
Max Aperture Value 1.7
Subject Distance 2.51 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 50
Sub Sec Time Original 50
Sub Sec Time Digitized 50
Color Space sRGB
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Green,Blue][Red,Green]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 75 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:05:10
Time Created 18:37:31
Global Angle 120
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 10
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Rating Percent 0
Creator Tool Nikon Transfer 1.4 W
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2012:05:13 17:55:28+02:00
Lens 50.0 mm f/1.8
Lens ID 176
Image Number 45235
Sidecar For Extension NEF
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:BE7D8AF7119DE11198F7E17B5023B3C8
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:BE7D8AF7119DE11198F7E17B5023B3C8
History When 2012:05:13 17:55:28+02:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:BE7D8AF7119DE11198F7E17B5023B3C8
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr