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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 February 26, 2012 at 1.15PM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 26, 2012 at 6.46AM PDT

Exif data

Camera HP PhotoSmart R817
Exposure 0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 5.8 mm
ISO Speed 111
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Auto, Fired, Return detected
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:02:26 13:15:58
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Exposure Program Program AE
Opto- Electric Conv Factor (Binary data 2068 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Date and Time (Original) 2012:02:26 13:15:58
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:02:26 13:15:58
Brightness Value 1.40234375
Max Aperture Value 2.6
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
Light Source D50
Color Space sRGB
Flash Energy 95
Focal Plane X-Resolution 2.775e-05
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 2.775e-05
Exposure Index 111
Sensing Method Not defined
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Focal Length (35mm format) 28 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Device Setting Description (Binary data 424 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Subject Distance Range Distant
Compression JPEG (old-style)