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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.

Dates

Taken on May 7, 2012 at 3.59PM PDT
Posted to Flickr May 8, 2012 at 5.34AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.167 sec (1/6)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 24 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:05:07 19:39:18
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Padding (Binary data 2060 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:05:07 15:59:14-07:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:05:07 15:59:14
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 13
Sub Sec Time Original 13
Sub Sec Time Digitized 13
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 2796.43591501028 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 2839.248434238 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Padding (Binary data 2060 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Offset Schema 4076
GPS Version ID 2.2.0.0
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 0
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/24-17:43:58
Creator Tool Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer 6.1.7600.16385
Metadata Date 2012:05:07 19:39:18-07:00
Original Document ID uuid:faf5bdd5-ba3d-11da-ad31-d33d75182f1b
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:89F54702B798E111B9DF8B7FD2CC4711
History When 2012:05:07 19:39:18-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 Windows
History Changed /
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr
GPS Version ID 2.2.0.0
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False