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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 March 7, 2012 at 11.22AM PDT
Posted to Flickr March 7, 2012 at 4.37PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D5100
Exposure 1/4000 sec
Aperture f/3.8
Focal Length 35 mm
ISO Speed 3200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.5 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:03:07 18:15:47
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:03:07 11:22:20
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:03:07 11:22:20
Max Aperture Value 3.7
Subject Distance 2 m
Metering Mode Spot
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time Original 80
Sub Sec Time Digitized 80
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Red,Green][Green,Blue]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 52 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control High gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:03:07
Time Created 11:22:20
Digital Creation Date 2012:03:07
Digital Creation Time 11:22:20
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.3-c007 1.136881, 2010/06/10-18:11:35
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.5 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2012:03:07 18:15:47-05:00
Lens 28.0-80.0 mm f/3.3-5.6
Lens ID 104
Image Number 4047
Approximate Focus Distance 2
Color Transform YCbCr