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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 March 27, 2009 at 11.22AM PDT
Posted to Flickr March 30, 2009 at 12.57AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot SD900
Exposure 0.005 sec (1/200)
Aperture f/8.0
Focal Length 7.7 mm
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off
ISO Speed 82
ISO Speed 75
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software QuickTime 7.5.5
Date and Time (Modified) 2009:03:30 00:18:48
Host Computer Mac OS X 10.5.5
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Date and Time (Original) 2009:03:27 11:22:18
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:03:27 11:22:18
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 3
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 12710.80139 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 12725.5814 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard
Macro Mode Macro
Self Timer Off
Quality Fine
Canon Flash Mode Off
Continuous Drive Single
Focus Mode Single
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Large
Easy Mode Manual
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness 0
Camera ISO Auto
Focus Range Macro
AFPoint Face Detect
Canon Exposure Mode Easy
Lens Type Unknown (-1)
Short Focal 7.7 mm
Focal Units 1000
Max Aperture 2.8
Min Aperture 8
Flash Bits (none)
Focus Continuous Single
AESetting Normal AE
Zoom Source Width 3648
Zoom Target Width 3648
Spot Metering Mode Center
Manual Flash Output n/a
Focal Type Zoom
Focal Plane XSize 7.47 mm
Focal Plane YSize 5.61 mm
Auto ISO 75
Base ISO 100
Measured EV 9.69
Target Aperture 8
Target Exposure Time 1/202
White Balance Auto
Slow Shutter Off
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code 0
Flash Guide Number 0
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Focus Distance Upper 0.15
Focus Distance Lower 0
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type Compact
Auto Rotate None
NDFilter Off
Self Timer2 0
Flash Output 0
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.00
File Number 100-0112
Rotation 0
Canon Model ID PowerShot SD900 / Digital IXUS 900 Ti / IXY Digital 1000
AFMode Multi-point AF
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Widths 219 219 219 219 219 219 219 219 219
AFArea Heights 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41
Primary AFPoint 3
Date Stamp Mode Off
My Color Mode Off
Firmware Revision 1.00 rev 3.00
Categories (none)
Faces Detected 0
Face Detect Frame Width 3648
Face Detect Frame Height 2736
Compression JPEG (old-style)