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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 January 26, 2012 at 9.16AM PDT
Posted to Flickr January 26, 2012 at 6.49PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.025 sec (1/40)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 16 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:01:26 18:29:30
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:01:26 09:16:33
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:01:26 09:16:33
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 4294967295 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 19
Sub Sec Time Digitized 19
Focal Plane X-Resolution 2646.333105 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 2686.847599 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:01:26
Time Created 09:16:33
Digital Creation Date 2012:01:26
Digital Creation Time 09:16:33
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
Lens EF16-35mm f/2.8L II USM
Lens ID 246
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 4294967295
Flash Compensation 0
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2012:01:26 18:29:30-08:00
Original Document ID 71BFD645ADF5F9EA3B5DCF914B20B219
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:02801174072068118083A9A69D00E473
History When 2012:01:26 18:29:30-08:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 71BFD645ADF5F9EA3B5DCF914B20B219
Format image/jpeg
Color Transform YCbCr