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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 November 14, 2009 at 9.41AM PDT
Posted to Flickr November 14, 2009 at 9.31AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D40X
Exposure 0.01 sec (1/100)
Aperture f/5.0
Focal Length 26 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias -2/3 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2009:11:14 09:29:13
Exposure Program Program AE
Date and Time (Original) 2009:11:14 09:41:39.80-08:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:11:14 09:41:39
Max Aperture Value 3.9
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
User Comment (c)DanFreund/310-772-0007
Sub Sec Time 80
Sub Sec Time Original 80
Sub Sec Time Digitized 80
Color Space Uncalibrated
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) 39 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control None
Contrast Normal
Saturation High
Sharpness Hard
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 9
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2.2-c063 53.352624, 2008/07/30-18:05:41
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Creator Tool Ver.1.00
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2009:11:14 09:29:13-08:00
Lens 18.0-135.0 mm f/3.5-5.6
Image Number 18208
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Original Document ID xmp.did:F57F117407206811849CC50EDC6C629F
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:F57F117407206811849CC50EDC6C629F
History When 2009:11:14 09:24:15-08:00
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:F57F117407206811849CC50EDC6C629F
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Unknown
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False