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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 17, 2006 at 10.43AM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 9, 2007 at 11.11AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot SD550
Exposure 0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperture f/7.1
Focal Length 7.7 mm
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash On, Fired
ISO Speed 50
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Ulead Photo Explorer 8.5
Date and Time (Modified) 2006:11:18 15:52:31
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Date and Time (Original) 2006:11:17 10:43:38
Date and Time (Digitized) 2006:11:17 10:43:38
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 0
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 10816.90141 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 10816.90141 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Manual
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard
Macro Mode Macro
Self Timer Off
Quality Superfine
Canon Flash Mode On
Continuous Drive Single
Focus Mode Single
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Large
Easy Mode Underwater
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness 0
Camera ISO Auto
Focus Range Macro
AFPoint Auto AF point selection
Canon Exposure Mode Easy
Lens Type Unknown (-1)
Short Focal 7.7 mm
Focal Units 1000/mm
Max Aperture 2.8
Min Aperture 7.1
Flash Bits E-TTL, Built-in
Focus Continuous Single
AESetting Normal AE
Zoom Source Width 3072
Zoom Target Width 3072
Spot Metering Mode Center
Photo Effect Off
Manual Flash Output n/a
Focal Type Zoom
Focal Plane XSize 7.39 mm
Focal Plane YSize 5.54 mm
Auto ISO 100
Base ISO 50
Measured EV 11.97
Target Aperture 7.1
Target Exposure Time 1/60
White Balance Auto
Slow Shutter Off
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code 0
Flash Guide Number 8.46875
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Focus Distance Upper 0.24 m
Focus Distance Lower 0 m
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type Compact
Auto Rotate None
NDFilter Off
Self Timer2 0
Flash Output 883
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.00
File Number 100-5503
Camera Temperature 36 C
Canon Model ID PowerShot SD550 / Digital IXUS 750 / IXY Digital 700
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Width 276
AFArea Height 41
Primary AFPoint 3
Date Stamp Mode Off
My Color Mode Off
Firmware Revision 1.00 rev 7.00
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
XResolution 0
YResolution 0
Resolution Unit inches
Modify Date 2006:11:18 15:52:31
Other Image Start 2437
Other Image Length 5718
YCb Cr Positioning Centered