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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 May 24, 2011 at 6.11PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 23, 2011 at 9.10AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 7D
Exposure 0.005 sec (1/200)
Aperture f/1.6
Focal Length 85 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:06:13 22:52:21
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2011:05:24 18:11:20.77-07:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:05:24 18:11:20
Max Aperture Value 1.4
Subject Distance 5.62 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 77
Sub Sec Time Digitized 77
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5715.54575523705 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5808.40336134454 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Date Created 2011:05:24
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2-c020 1.124078, Tue Sep 11 2007 23:21:40
Label Purple
Rating 5
Metadata Date 2011:06:02 10:25:23-07:00
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Lens 85mm
Lens ID 169
Image Number 0
Flash Compensation 0
Format application/vnd.adobe.photoshop
Legacy IPTCDigest 9EF53CD4287E1F695E04BC54954203FC
Document Ancestors xmp.did:B690FBD4A488E011B382AABB798725F4
Original Document ID xmp.did:E1471CE9BD88E011ABE5B7E76844B863
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:E1471CE9BD88E011ABE5B7E76844B863
History When 2011:05:27 17:30:45-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to application/vnd.adobe.photoshop
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:E1471CE9BD88E011ABE5B7E76844B863
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False