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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 June 15, 2011 at 7.09PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 28, 2011 at 12.37PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 500D
Exposure 0.008 sec (1/125)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 22 mm
ISO Speed 3200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Microsoft Windows Photo Gallery 6.0.6001.18000
Date and Time (Modified) 2008:05:27 21:34:38
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Padding (Binary data 2060 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2011:06:15 19:09:06
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:06:15 19:09:06
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 53
Sub Sec Time Original 53
Sub Sec Time Digitized 53
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5315.436242 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5342.32715 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Image Unique ID AB0D1B6A96434421875D7D47C2CB1039
Padding (Binary data 2060 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Offset Schema 4072
Macro Mode Normal
Self Timer Off
Quality Fine
Canon Flash Mode Off
Continuous Drive Continuous
Focus Mode Manual Focus (3)
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Large
Easy Mode Manual
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Focus Range Not Known
Canon Exposure Mode Manual
Lens Type Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6
Short Focal 18 mm
Focal Units 1/mm
Max Aperture 3.6
Min Aperture 23
Flash Activity 0
Flash Bits (none)
Zoom Source Width 0
Zoom Target Width 0
Manual Flash Output n/a
Color Tone Normal
Focal Plane XSize 1615.47 mm
Focal Plane YSize 438.68 mm
Auto ISO 100
Base ISO 3200
Measured EV 0.25
Target Aperture 5.7
Target Exposure Time 1/128
White Balance Cloudy
Slow Shutter None
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code n/a
Flash Guide Number 0
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Measured EV2 0.25
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type EOS High-end
NDFilter Unknown (-1)
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.1.0
Serial Number 2250703809
Highlight Tone Priority Off
Camera Temperature 27 C
Camera Orientation Rotate 270 CW
Focus Distance Upper 655.35
Focus Distance Lower 5.46
Color Temperature 5200
Picture Style Portrait
High ISONoise Reduction Standard
Auto Lighting Optimizer Standard
Firmware Version 1.1.0
File Index 2673
Directory Index 100
Canon Model ID EOS Rebel T1i / 500D / Kiss X3
AFMode Off (Manual Focus)
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Widths 115 115 115 162 200 162 115 115 115
AFArea Heights 153 153 153 105 199 105 153 153 153
AFPoints Selected 4,8
Original Decision Data Offset 0
Bracket Mode Off
Bracket Value 0
Bracket Shot Number 0
Raw Jpg Size Large
WBBracket Mode Off
WBBracket Value AB 0
WBBracket Value GM 0
Live View Shooting Off
Flash Exposure Lock Off
Lens Model EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6
Internal Serial Number U2764466
Dust Removal Data (Binary data 1024 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Tone Curve Standard
Sharpness 2
Sharpness Frequency n/a
Sensor Red Level 0
Sensor Blue Level 0
White Balance Red 0
White Balance Blue 0
Digital Gain 0
WBShift AB 0
WBShift GM 0
Measured RGGB 629 1024 1024 575
Color Space sRGB
VRDOffset 0
Sensor Width 4832 (72-4823 used)
Sensor Height 3204 (31-3198 used)
Black Mask Left Border 0
Black Mask Top Border 0
Black Mask Right Border 0
Black Mask Bottom Border 0
Color Data Version 7 (500D)
White Balance RGGB Levels 2265 1024 1024 1346
Color Temperature 6000
WB_ RGGBLevels Measured 2091 1022 1025 1602
Color Temp Measured 4650
Raw Measured RGGB 89383 149577 148454 83573
Peripheral Lighting On
Peripheral Lighting Value 40
Peripheral Lighting Setting On
Exposure Level Increments 1/3 Stop
ISOExpansion Off
Flash Sync Speed Av Auto
High ISONoise Reduction Standard
Highlight Tone Priority Disable
Auto Lighting Optimizer Standard
AFAssist Beam Emits
Mirror Lockup Disable
Shutter- AELock AF/AE lock
Set Button When Shooting Quick control screen
LCDDisplay At Power On Display
Add Original Decision Data Off
Compression JPEG (old-style)
About uuid:faf5bdd5-ba3d-11da-ad31-d33d75182f1b
Creator Tool Microsoft Windows Photo Gallery 6.0.6001.18000
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65