Photo / Exif

Alexander Lorenzen '11

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 September 28, 2001 at 2.19AM PDT
Posted to Flickr September 30, 2011 at 11.04AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D700
Exposure 0.01 sec (1/100)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 45 mm
ISO Speed 800
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash On, Return not detected
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:09:28 15:08:41
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2001:09:28 02:19:06.87-04:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2001:09:28 02:19:06
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Tungsten
Sub Sec Time 87
Sub Sec Time Original 87
Sub Sec Time Digitized 87
Color Space Uncalibrated
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Red,Green][Green,Blue]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Manual
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 45 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Color Transform YCbCr
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2-c020 1.124078, Tue Sep 11 2007 23:21:40
Rating Percent 0
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Samples Per Pixel 3
Bits Per Sample 8
Creator Tool Nikon Transfer 1.5 M
Rating 1
Metadata Date 2011:09:29 11:51:17-04:00
Lens 24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8
Image Number 80035
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Original Document ID xmp.did:A37CDCAB092068119109BCA29881CEF1
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:A37CDCAB092068119109BCA29881CEF1
History When 2011:09:28 15:08:41-04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:A37CDCAB092068119109BCA29881CEF1
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
Flash Return Return not detected
Flash Mode On
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False