Photo / Exif

Vatican Museums Ticket window

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 February 3, 2009 at 12.17PM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 8, 2009 at 2.19PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi
Exposure 0.05 sec (1/20)
Aperture f/3.5
Focal Length 18 mm
ISO Speed 800
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Date and Time (Modified) 2009:02:03 12:17:11
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Not Defined
Date and Time (Original) 2009:02:03 12:17:11
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:02:03 12:17:11
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 05
Sub Sec Time Original 05
Sub Sec Time Digitized 05
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 4865.603645 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 4876.712329 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Macro Mode Normal
Self Timer Off
Quality Fine
Canon Flash Mode Off
Continuous Drive Single
Focus Mode AI Focus AF
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Large
Easy Mode Flash Off
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Focus Range Not Known
Canon Exposure Mode Easy
Lens Type Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Long Focal 55 mm
Short Focal 18 mm
Focal Units 1
Max Aperture 3.6
Min Aperture 23
Flash Activity 0
Flash Bits (none)
Zoom Source Width 0
Zoom Target Width 0
Manual Flash Output n/a
Color Tone Normal
Auto ISO 100
Base ISO 800
Measured EV 0.00
Target Aperture 3.6
Target Exposure Time 1/20
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
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type EOS High-end
NDFilter Unknown (-1)
Flash Output 0
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.0.9
Serial Number 0870342655
Camera Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Focus Distance Upper 655.35
Focus Distance Lower 5.27
Color Temperature 5200
Firmware Version 1.0.9
Directory Index 100
File Index 2357
Lens Model EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Canon Model ID EOS Digital Rebel XSi / 450D / Kiss X2
AFMode Multi-point AF
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Widths 115 115 115 162 200 162 115 115 115
AFArea Heights 153 153 153 105 199 105 153 153 153
AFPoints Selected 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
Original Decision Data Offset 0
Bracket Mode Off
Bracket Value 0
Bracket Shot Number 0
Raw Jpg Size Large
Noise Reduction Off
WBBracket Mode Off
WBBracket Value AB 0
WBBracket Value GM 0
Internal Serial Number K1214143
Dust Removal Data (Binary data 1024 bytes)
Tone Curve Standard
Sharpness 3
Sharpness Frequency n/a
Sensor Red Level 0
Sensor Blue Level 0
White Balance Red 0
White Balance Blue 0
Picture Style Standard
Digital Gain 0
WBShift AB 0
WBShift GM 0
Color Space sRGB
VRDOffset 0
Sensor Width 4312 (32-4303 used)
Sensor Height 2876 (23-2870 used)
Black Mask Left Border 0
Black Mask Top Border 0
Black Mask Right Border 0
Black Mask Bottom Border 0
White Balance RGGB Levels 2052 1030 1030 2080
Color Temperature 3748
WB_ RGGBLevels Measured 2048 1031 1027 2076
Color Temp Measured 3748
Exposure Level Increments 1/3 Stop
Flash Sync Speed Av Auto
Long Exposure Noise Reduction Off
High ISONoise Reduction Off
Highlight Tone Priority Disable
Auto Lighting Optimizer Enable
AFAssist Beam Emits
AFDuring Live View Disable
Mirror Lockup Disable
Shutter Button AFOn Button Metering + AF start
Set Button When Shooting Normal (disabled)
LCDDisplay At Power On Display
Add Original Decision Data Off
Compression JPEG (old-style)