Photo / Exif

George St

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 September 5, 2009 at 1.50AM PDT
Posted to Flickr September 4, 2009 at 8.50AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED
X-Resolution 4000 dpi
Y-Resolution 4000 dpi
Thumbnail Image (Binary data 6178 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Nikon Scan 4.0.3 W
Date and Time (Modified) 2009.09.03 18.05.48
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Color Space sRGB
Maker Note Version 2.00
Nikon Capture Version Nikon Scan 4.0.3 W
Multi Sample 1x
Bit Depth 8
Master Gain 0.00
Color Gain 0.00 0.00 0.00
Scan Image Enhancer Off
Digital ICE Off
Compression JPEG (old-style)