Photo / Exif

2012 # 56

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.

Dates

Taken on February 20, 2012 at 2.57PM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 24, 2012 at 3.03PM PDT
Replaced on Flickr February 25, 2012 at 4.45AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D300
Exposure 0.003 sec (1/400)
Aperture f/11.0
Focal Length 26 mm
Focal Length 25.9 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Capture NX 2.1.0 W
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:02:25 13:34:00
White Point 0.313 0.329
Primary Chromaticities 0.64 0.33 0.21 0.71 0.15 0.06
YCb Cr Coefficients 0.299 0.587 0.114
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Reference Black White 0 255 0 255 0 255
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:02:20 14:57:49
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:02:20 14:57:49
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 85
Sub Sec Time Original 85
Sub Sec Time Digitized 85
Color Space Uncalibrated
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Red,Green][Green,Blue]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 39 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Gamma 2.2
Maker Note Version 2.10
Quality Raw
White Balance Auto
Focus Mode AF-S
White Balance Fine Tune 0 0
WB_ RBLevels 1.6953125 1.1640625 1 1
Program Shift 0
Exposure Difference 0
ISOSetting 400
Exposure Bracket Value 0
Crop Hi Speed Off (4352x2868 cropped to 4352x2868 at pixel 0,0)
Serial Number 4152301
Color Space Adobe RGB
VRInfo Version 0100
Vibration Reduction Off
Image Authentication Off
Active D- Lighting Off
Picture Control Version 0100
Picture Control Name Standard
Picture Control Base Standard
Picture Control Adjust Full Control
Picture Control Quick Adjust Normal
Sharpness 5
Contrast -1
Brightness Normal
Saturation -1
Hue Adjustment None
Filter Effect n/a
Toning Effect n/a
Toning Saturation n/a
Timezone +00:00
Daylight Savings No
Date Display Format D/M/Y
ISOExpansion Off
ISO2 400
ISOExpansion2 Off
Lens Type G
Lens 17-55mm f/2.8
Flash Mode Did Not Fire
Shooting Mode Single-Frame
Auto Bracket Release Unknown (255)
Lens FStops 6.00
Contrast Curve (Binary data 578 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Shutter Count 59242
AFFine Tune Adj 0
AF- CPriority Selection Release
AF- SPriority Selection Focus
AFPoint Selection 51 Points
Dynamic AFArea 51 Points (3D-tracking)
Focus Tracking Lock On Normal
AFActivation Shutter/AF-On
Focus Point Wrap Wrap
AFPoint Illumination On
AFAssist Illuminator On
AF- On For MB- D10 AF-On
ISOStep Size 1 EV
Exposure Control Step Size 1/3 EV
Fine Tune Step Size 1/3 EV
Easy Exposure Compensation Off
Center Weighted Area Size 10 mm
Fine Tune Opt Center Weighted 0
Fine Tune Opt Matrix Metering 0
Fine Tune Opt Spot Metering 0
Multi Selector Shoot Mode Select Center Focus Point
Multi Selector Playback Mode Thumbnail On/Off
Initial Zoom Setting Low Magnification
Multi Selector Do Nothing
Exposure Delay Mode Off
CLMode Shooting Speed 3 fps
Max Continuous Release 100 fps
Reverse Indicators - 0 +
File Number Sequence On
Battery Order MB-D10 First
MB- D10 Batteries HR6 (AA Ni-MH)
Beep Off
Shooting Info Display Auto
Grid Display On
Viewfinder Warning On
Command Dials Reverse Rotation Yes
Command Dials Change Main Sub Off
Command Dials Aperture Setting Sub-command Dial
Command Dials Menu And Playback Off
LCDIllumination Off
Photo Info Playback Info Up-down, Playback Left-right
Shutter Release Button AE- L On
Release Button To Use Dial Yes
Self Timer Time 20 s
Monitor Off Time 10 s
Flash Sync Speed 1/250 s
Flash Shutter Speed 1/30 s
Auto Bracket Set AE Only
Auto Bracket Mode M Flash/Speed
Auto Bracket Order -,0,+
Modeling Flash On
No Memory Card Release Locked
Metering Time 2 s
Internal Flash TTL
Noise Reduction Off
WB_ GRBGLevels 256 434 298 256
Lens Data Version 0203
Exit Pupil Position 120.5 mm
AFAperture 2.8
Focus Position 0x91
Focus Distance 3.76 m
Lens IDNumber 125
Min Focal Length 17.3 mm
Max Focal Length 55.0 mm
Max Aperture At Min Focal 2.8
Max Aperture At Max Focal 2.8
MCUVersion 130
Effective Max Aperture 2.8
Raw Image Center 2176 1434
Retouch History None
Image Data Size 1727627
Multi Exposure Version 0100
Multi Exposure Mode Off
Multi Exposure Shots 0
Multi Exposure Auto Gain Off
High ISONoise Reduction Off
AFInfo2 Version 0100
AFArea Mode Single Area
Auto Focus On
Primary AFPoint B4
AFPoints Used B4
File Info Version 0100
Directory Number 104
File Number 9677
Nikon Capture Version Capture NX 2.1.0 W
IFD0_ Offset 9854
Preview IFD_ Offset 9754
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XResolution 300
YResolution 300
Resolution Unit inches
Preview Image Start 13504
Preview Image Length 46793
Compression JPEG (old-style)