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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 13, 2011 at 12.34PM PDT
Posted to Flickr December 1, 2011 at 7.32AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 550D
Exposure 0.002 sec (1/500)
Aperture f/9.0
Focal Length 270 mm
ISO Speed 500
Exposure Bias -1 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS4 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:12:01 15:17:53
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:09:13 12:34:44.65+01:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:09:13 12:34:44
Max Aperture Value 6.2
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 65
Sub Sec Time Original 65
Sub Sec Time Digitized 65
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5728.17679558011 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5808.40336134454 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 10
Photoshop Format Optimised
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2.2-c063 53.352624, 2008/07/30-18:12:18
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2011:12:01 15:17:53Z
Lens 18-270mm
Image Number 0
Flash Compensation 0
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Original Document ID xmp.did:CBF380A32F1CE111AE39A675CE0DBEA9
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/tiff to image/jpeg
History Instance ID xmp.iid:CBF380A32F1CE111AE39A675CE0DBEA9
History When 2011:12:01 15:17:53Z
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS4 Windows
History Changed /
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False