Photo / Exif

Sligachan bridge, Isle of Skye, Scotland

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 August 7, 2012 at 6.29PM PST
Posted to Flickr September 3, 2012 at 10.21AM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 7D
Exposure 0.5
Aperture f/22.0
Focal Length 16 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS4 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:08:24 13:29:12
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2012:08:07 18:29:31.00+02:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:08:07 18:29:31
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 4294967295 m
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
Sub Sec Time 00
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5715.54575523705 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5808.40336134454 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2.2-c063 53.352624, 2008/07/30-18:12:18
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2012:08:24 13:29:12+02:00
Lens EF16-35mm f/2.8L USM
Lens ID 229
Image Number 0
Flash Compensation 0
Sidecar For Extension CR2
Color Mode RGB
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:F56F18B9DDEDE111887EEA4D62202C42
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:F56F18B9DDEDE111887EEA4D62202C42
History When 2012:08:24 13:29:12+02:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS4 Windows
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:F56F18B9DDEDE111887EEA4D62202C42
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False