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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 July 27, 2012 at 9.26PM PDT
Posted to Flickr September 15, 2012 at 4.13AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 30
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 32 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Image Width 3744
Image Height 3744
Bits Per Sample 16 16 16
Compression Adobe Deflate
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
Planar Configuration Planar
Software Adobe Photoshop CS3 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:09:10 09:45:45
Exposure Program Manual
Sensitivity Type Unknown
Date and Time (Original) 2012:07:27 21:26:42.83+02:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:07:27 21:26:42
Max Aperture Value 4.0
Subject Distance 3.72 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 83
Sub Sec Time Digitized 83
Color Space Unknown (-1)
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3849.2117888965 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3908.14196242171 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Lens Info 17-40mm f/?
Lens Model EF17-40mm f/4L USM
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Copyright Flag False
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.1-c036 46.276720, Mon Feb 19 2007 22:40:08
Samples Per Pixel 3
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Compression Adobe Deflate
Planar Configuration Planar
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Bits Per Sample 16
Metadata Date 2012:09:10 09:45:45+02:00
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop CS3 Windows
Lens EF17-40mm f/4L USM
Lens ID 231
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 3.72
Flash Compensation 0
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode RGB
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False