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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 June 16, 2012 at 10.11AM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 20, 2012 at 9.15AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D90
Exposure 0.002 sec (1/640)
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 300 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash No Flash
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 82 dpi
Y-Resolution 82 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:06:19 12:05:58
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:06:16 10:11:44
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:06:16 10:11:44
Max Aperture Value 4.0
Subject Distance 3.55 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 00
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Color Space Uncalibrated
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Green,Blue][Red,Green]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 450 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:06:16
Time Created 10:11:44+00:00
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c061 64.140949, 2010/12/07-10:57:01
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 Macintosh
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2012:06:19 12:05:58-04:00
Lens 300.0 mm f/4.0
Lens ID 106
Image Number 44685
Approximate Focus Distance 3.55
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Document Ancestors uuid:D88F68A3B2F2E01187B8E7C1D2015AA8
Original Document ID 90EF072B56E31643EEC28BA84C58623E
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-nikon-nef to image/tiff
History Instance ID xmp.iid:C521608A582168118083D3F2D06BF84B
History When 2012:06:18 20:47:01-04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Camera Raw 6.6 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 90EF072B56E31643EEC28BA84C58623E
Format image/jpeg
Color Transform YCbCr