Photo / Exif

Katie in Courtyard

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 18, 2009 at 6.46PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 20, 2009 at 12.43PM PDT
Replaced on Flickr June 23, 2009 at 12.27AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D3
Exposure 0.003 sec (1/400)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 35 mm
ISO Speed 800
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2009:06:23 00:26:16
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2009:06:18 18:46:56.91-07:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:06:18 18:46:56
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time Original 91
Sub Sec Time Digitized 91
Color Space sRGB
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) 35 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2.2-c063 53.352624, 2008/07/30-18:05:41
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Rating 3
Metadata Date 2009:06:23 00:26:16-07:00
Lens 17.0-35.0 mm f/2.8
Image Number 34565
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Original Document ID xmp.did:01801174072068118F62D9B78162A133
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:01801174072068118F62D9B78162A133
History When 2009:06:20 12:01:39-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS4 Macintosh
History Changed /
History Parameters from application/vnd.adobe.photoshop to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:01801174072068118F62D9B78162A133
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Unknown
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False