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Brooklyn Bridge and Aircraft Trail

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 April 10, 2012 at 7.57AM PDT
Posted to Flickr April 11, 2012 at 6.14AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Exposure 30
Aperture f/20.0
Focal Length 17 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 100 dpi
Y-Resolution 100 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.0 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:04:11 09:13:22
Exposure Program Manual
Sensitivity Type Recommended Exposure Index
Recommended Exposure Index 100
Date and Time (Original) 2012:04:10 07:57:11
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:04:10 07:57:11
Max Aperture Value 4.0
Metering Mode Partial
Sub Sec Time Original 24
Sub Sec Time Digitized 24
Focal Plane X-Resolution 160
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 160
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Lens Info 17-40mm f/?
Lens Model EF17-40mm f/4L USM
Lens Serial Number 0000000000
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:04:10
Time Created 07:57:11
Digital Creation Date 2012:04:10
Digital Creation Time 07:57:11
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 4.0 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2012:04:11 09:13:22-04:00
Rating 5
Lens EF17-40mm f/4L USM
Lens ID 231
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 4294967295
Flash Compensation 0
Original Document ID D4E03A6A06ED1F152489939B6A1D8684
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/dng, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:79985FEAC0216811822A9FD71BDCEC71
History When 2012:04:10 22:41:25-04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.0 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID D4E03A6A06ED1F152489939B6A1D8684
Format image/jpeg
Color Transform YCbCr