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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 May 9, 2012 at 2.55PM PDT
Posted to Flickr May 14, 2012 at 3.05PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 400D Digital
Exposure 0.01 sec (1/100)
Aperture f/10.0
Focal Length 20 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias -1/3 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 1
Y-Resolution 1
Processing Software digiKam-2.5.0
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software darktable 0.9.3
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:05:09 14:55:04
Artist unknown
Rating 2
Rating Percent 25
Exposure Program Program AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:05:09 14:55:04
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:05:09 14:55:04
Metering Mode Average
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 4433.295325 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 4453.608247 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Macro Mode Normal
Self Timer Off
Quality RAW
Canon Flash Mode Off
Continuous Drive Continuous
Focus Mode AI Focus AF
Record Mode CR2
Canon Image Size Unknown (-1)
Easy Mode Manual
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness +3
Focus Range Not Known
Canon Exposure Mode Program AE
Lens Type Canon EF 300mm f/4L IS or Sigma Lens
Short Focal 10 mm
Focal Units 1/mm
Max Aperture 5.6
Min Aperture 27
Flash Activity 0
Flash Bits (none)
Focus Continuous Single
Zoom Source Width 0
Zoom Target Width 0
Photo Effect Off
Manual Flash Output n/a
Color Tone Normal
Focal Type Zoom
Focal Plane XSize 23.04 mm
Focal Plane YSize 15.37 mm
Auto ISO 100
Base ISO 200
Measured EV 6.62
Target Aperture 10
Target Exposure Time 1/102
White Balance Auto
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
Focus Distance Upper 2.56
Focus Distance Lower 6.82
Measured EV2 6.625
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type EOS Mid-range
Auto Rotate None
NDFilter Unknown (-1)
Self Timer2 0
Canon Firmware Version Firmware 1.1.0
Owner Name unknown
Serial Number 1531042112
Canon Model ID EOS Digital Rebel XTi / 400D / Kiss Digital X (and rare K236)
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Width 78
AFArea Height 78
Original Decision Data Offset 0
File Number 103-1459
Bracket Mode Off
Bracket Value 0
Bracket Shot Number 0
Noise Reduction Off
WBBracket Mode Off
WBBracket Value AB 0
WBBracket Value GM 0
Filter Effect None
Toning Effect None
Internal Serial Number H2453994
Dust Removal Data (Binary data 1024 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Tone Curve Standard
Sharpness Frequency n/a
Sensor Red Level 0
Sensor Blue Level 0
White Balance Red 0
White Balance Blue 0
Color Temperature 5200
Picture Style Standard
Digital Gain 0
WBShift AB 0
WBShift GM 0
Measured RGGB 647 1024 1024 500
Color Space sRGB
VRDOffset 0
Sensor Width 3948 (52-3939 used)
Sensor Height 2622 (23-2614 used)
Black Mask Left Border 0
Black Mask Top Border 0
Black Mask Right Border 0
Black Mask Bottom Border 0
Color Data Version 1 (1DmkIIN/5D/30D/400D)
White Balance RGGB Levels 2144 1024 1024 1675
Color Temperature 4660
WB_ RGGBLevels Measured 2112 1027 1020 1701
Color Temp Measured 4572
WB_ RGGBLevels Custom 3438 1024 1024 958
Color Temp Custom 10900
Flash Output 0%
Flash Battery Level n/a
Measured RGGBData 3496411136 1586036737 1563492353 2847473664
Set Button Cross Keys Func Set: Picture Style
Flash Sync Speed Av Auto
Shutter- AELock AF/AE lock
AFAssist Beam Emits
Exposure Level Increments 1/3 Stop
Mirror Lockup Disable
ETTLII Evaluative
Shutter Curtain Sync 1st-curtain sync
Magnified View Image playback only
LCDDisplay At Power On Display
XMPToolkit XMP Core 4.4.0-Exiv2
Software digiKam-2.5.0
Date Time 2012:05:09 14:55:04
Creator Tool digiKam-2.5.0
Metadata Date 2012:05:09 14:55:04
Rating 2
Pick Label 0
Color Label 0
Tags List flickr
Rating Percent 25
Last Keyword XMP flickr
Subject flickr
Hierarchical Subject flickr
Originating Program digiKam
Program Version 2.5.0
Date Created 2012:05:09
Time Created 14:55:04+00:00
Keywords flickr
Chromaticity Channels 3
Chromaticity Colorant Unknown (0)
Chromaticity Channel1 0.64 0.33
Chromaticity Channel2 0.3 0.60001
Chromaticity Channel3 0.14999 0.06