Photo / Exif

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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 October 31, 2011 at 3.12PM PDT
Posted to Flickr November 8, 2011 at 9.32AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 500D
Exposure 0.008 sec (1/125)
Aperture f/11.0
Focal Length 20 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS4 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:11:08 18:28:43
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2011:10:31 15:12:07.24+01:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:10:31 15:12:07
Max Aperture Value 3.5
Subject Distance 1.55 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 24
Sub Sec Time Original 24
Sub Sec Time Digitized 24
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5315.43624161074 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5342.32715008432 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 8
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2.2-c063 53.352624, 2008/07/30-18:12:18
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2011:11:08 18:28:43+01:00
Lens 10-20mm
Lens ID 137
Image Number 0
Flash Compensation 0
Sidecar For Extension CR2
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:AD8C43F0FE06E111BE52E204A27299DF
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:AD8C43F0FE06E111BE52E204A27299DF
History When 2011:11:04 17:06:22+01:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS4 Windows
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:AD8C43F0FE06E111BE52E204A27299DF
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False