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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 10, 2011 at 1.34PM PDT
Posted to Flickr November 4, 2012 at 2.31PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D90
Exposure 0.01 sec (1/100)
Aperture f/1.8
Focal Length 50 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.2 (Windows)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:11:04 22:24:48
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:02:10 13:34:53
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:02:10 13:34:53
Max Aperture Value 1.7
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Cloudy
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Green,Blue][Red,Green]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Manual
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 75 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Lens Info 50mm f/1.8
Lens Model 50.0 mm f/1.8
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Keywords dogs
Date Created 2011:02:10
Time Created 13:34:53+00:00
Digital Creation Date 2011:02:10
Digital Creation Time 13:34:53+00:00
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.5-c002 1.148022, 2012/07/15-18:06:45
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.2 (Windows)
Metadata Date 2012:11:04 22:24:48Z
Lens 50.0 mm f/1.8
Image Number 13979
Lens ID 118
Approximate Focus Distance 0.6
Original Document ID 6581748B366E9A93F04B9CE8F7930E91
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-nikon-nef to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:b44ee68d-399a-8141-928b-0d56f2c638a7
History When 2012:11:04 22:24:48Z
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.2 (Windows)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 6581748B366E9A93F04B9CE8F7930E91
Format image/jpeg
Subject dogs
Has Extended XMP 7465229808411C2D83FFF0A8BCB46817
Color Transform YCbCr