Photo / Exif

Coming in for the kill

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 January 23, 2010 at 2.33PM PST
Posted to Flickr January 24, 2010 at 2.46AM PST
Replaced on Flickr October 28, 2010 at 9.27PM PST

Exif data

Camera Nikon D300
Exposure 1/8000 sec
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 200 mm
ISO Speed 320
Exposure Bias -4/3 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 350 dpi
Y-Resolution 350 dpi
Date and Time (Modified) 2010:01:24 05:27:38
Artist HAL T
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length In35mm Format 300 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2010:01:23 14:33:17
Date and Time (Digitized) 2010:01:23 14:33:17
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 20 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time Original 25
Sub Sec Time Digitized 25
Color Space Uncalibrated
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XMPToolkit Image::ExifTool 8.18
Creator Tool