Photo / Exif

Species a Day, Day 146: Peach-faced lovebird

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.

Dates

Taken on August 19, 2009 at 1.24PM PST
Posted to Flickr August 28, 2011 at 10.53PM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS
Exposure 0.002 sec (1/500)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 300 mm
ISO Speed 640
Exposure Bias +1/2 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 267 dpi
Y-Resolution 267 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 7.0 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:08:28 22:32:55
White Point 0.313 0.329
Primary Chromaticities 0.64 0.33 0.21 0.71 0.15 0.06
YCb Cr Coefficients 0.299 0.587 0.114
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Shutter speed priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2009:12:19 13:24:23-07:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:12:19 13:24:23
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 36
Sub Sec Time Original 36
Sub Sec Time Digitized 36
Color Space Unknown (-1)
Focal Plane X-Resolution 4438.35616438356 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 4445.96912521441 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gamma 2.2
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Copyright Flag False
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.1.3-c001 49.282696, Mon Apr 02 2007 21:16:10
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
White Point 0.313
Primary Chromaticities 0.64
YCb Cr Coefficients 0.299
Metadata Date 2011:08:28 22:32:55-07:00
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Elements 7.0 Windows
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False