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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 September 6, 2012 at 12.33PM PDT
Posted to Flickr September 13, 2012 at 12.47AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/1600)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 400 mm
ISO Speed 250
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.1 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:09:13 08:46:46
Exposure Program Shutter speed priority AE
Sensitivity Type Recommended Exposure Index
Recommended Exposure Index 250
Date and Time (Original) 2012:09:06 12:33:32
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:09:06 12:33:32
Max Aperture Value 5.7
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 60
Sub Sec Time Digitized 60
Focal Plane X-Resolution 160
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 160
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Lens Info 140-400mm f/?
Lens Model EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM +2x III
Lens Serial Number 0000c143b2
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Keywords "F-15E Strike Eagle" "cad west"
Date Created 2012:09:06
Time Created 12:33:32
Digital Creation Date 2012:09:06
Digital Creation Time 12:33:32
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.3-c007 1.136881, 2010/06/10-18:11:35
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.1 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2012:09:13 08:46:46+01:00
Rating 2
Lens EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM +2x III
Lens ID 253
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 4294967295
Flash Compensation 0
Original Document ID 73FB917B9880D9F8DA7E88870133274D
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/dng, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:9784FA9E0A206811822AB26F2CBE2664
History When 2012:09:06 20:09:25+01:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.1 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 73FB917B9880D9F8DA7E88870133274D
Format image/jpeg
Subject F-15E Strike Eagle
Has Extended XMP A78A16C4CABE04BC8CC92CE457A7D5CF
Color Transform YCbCr