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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 June 25, 2012 at 3.27PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 26, 2012 at 2.45AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 500D
Exposure 0.003 sec (1/400)
Aperture f/5.0
Focal Length 18 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Image Width 4752
Image Height 3168
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:06:25 18:17:06
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Action (High speed)
Date and Time (Original) 2012:06:25 15:27:08
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:06:25 15:27:08
Max Aperture Value 3.5
Subject Distance 3.38 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 05
Sub Sec Time Original 05
Sub Sec Time Digitized 05
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5315.436242 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5342.32715 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:06:25
Time Created 15:27:08
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Metadata Date 2012:06:25 18:17:06+02:00
Lens 18-200mm
Lens ID 169
Image Number 0
Flash Compensation 0
Color Mode RGB
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:1F3964A6DFBEE11188B1DEA99C990DDC
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:1F3964A6DFBEE11188B1DEA99C990DDC
History When 2012:06:25 18:17:06+02:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr