Photo / Exif

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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 January 20, 2011 at 1.26PM PDT
Posted to Flickr March 26, 2012 at 5.47PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Panasonic DMC-ZR1
Exposure 0.005 sec (1/200)
Aperture f/5.9
Focal Length 36 mm
ISO Speed 80
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Auto, Did not fire
Image Width 4000
Image Height 3000
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
X-Resolution 180 dpi
Y-Resolution 180 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:03:26 16:45:11
Exposure Program Program AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:01:20 13:26:48
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:01:20 13:26:48
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 4
Max Aperture Value 3.3
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Color Space sRGB
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 0
Focal Length (35mm format) 200 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2011:01:20
Time Created 13:26:48+00:00
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 7
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c061 64.140949, 2010/12/07-10:57:01
Creator Tool Ver.1.0
Metadata Date 2012:03:26 16:45:11-08:00
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Original Document ID FC7C31D0F34644E7B478A328739FD64A
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:45AC8093A577E111B795EFCB3902A703
History When 2012:03:26 16:45:11-08:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 Windows
History Changed /
Format image/jpeg
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr