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At the edge of a vast nothingness

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 February 2, 2011 at 11.43AM PST
Posted to Flickr February 2, 2011 at 12.24PM PST

Exif data

Camera Nikon D40X
Exposure 1/3200 sec
Aperture f/3.5
Focal Length 18 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias -1/3 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Ver.1.00
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:02:02 14:08:22
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2011:02:02 11:43:32.30-06:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:02:02 11:43:32
Max Aperture Value 3.5
Subject Distance 2.99 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time Original 30
Sub Sec Time Digitized 30
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Green,Blue][Red,Green]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 27 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control None
Contrast High
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Object Name At the edge of a vast nothingness
Keywords Blizzard Chicago Drift "Hyde Park" "Lake Michigan" "Looking south" "Meera and Ross" "Not B&W" "Promontory Point" Snow Snowing Snowmageddon Snowpocalpyse "The Point" Thundersnow Whiteout Winter
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2-c020 1.124078, Tue Sep 11 2007 23:21:40
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.3
Label Blue
Rating 5
Lens 18.0-135.0 mm f/3.5-5.6
Lens ID 143
Image Number 68718
Approximate Focus Distance 2.99
Legacy IPTCDigest 4065405FDEDFAC1E802392303CAF753E
Title At the edge of a vast nothingness
Subject Blizzard
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Unknown
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False