Photo / Exif

week in the life 2011 | monday

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 July 25, 2011 at 3.53AM PST
Posted to Flickr July 25, 2011 at 10.23PM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.033 sec (1/30)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 32 mm
ISO Speed 1000
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:07:25 03:53:15
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:07:25 03:53:15
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:07:25 03:53:15
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 15
Sub Sec Time Original 15
Sub Sec Time Digitized 15
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3849.211538 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3908.141844 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
XMPToolkit XMP Core 4.4.0
Lens EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Lens ID 230
Flash Compensation 0