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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 October 1, 2011 at 6.19PM PDT
Posted to Flickr October 27, 2011 at 11.48PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot G6
Exposure 0.002 sec (1/500)
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 11.2 mm
Exposure Bias -1/3 EV
Flash Auto, Did not fire
X-Resolution 180 dpi
Y-Resolution 180 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:10:18 09:07:26
Host Computer Mac OS X 10.4.9
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Date and Time (Original) 2011:10:01 18:19:11+01:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:10:01 18:19:11
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 5
Max Aperture Value 2.2
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 10816.9014084507 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 10816.9014084507 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
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, 2008/07/30-18:05:41
Creator Tool QuickTime 7.6.4
Metadata Date 2011:10:18 09:07:26+01:00
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Original Document ID xmp.did:018011740720681197A5B911D5A02F18
History Action created
History Instance ID xmp.iid:018011740720681197A5B911D5A02F18
History When 2011:10:18 09:07:26+01:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
History Changed /
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Auto
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False