Photo / Exif

Self portrait with a black umbrella

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 10, 2012 at 9.29AM PDT
Posted to Flickr July 16, 2012 at 9.21AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 50D
Exposure 0.002 sec (1/500)
Aperture f/6.7
Focal Length 200 mm
ISO Speed 320
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software QuickTime 7.7
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:07:13 18:26:00
Host Computer Mac OS X 10.5.8
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2012:07:10 09:29:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:07:10 09:29:00
Metering Mode Partial
Compression JPEG (old-style)