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Donna in Spider Meadow

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 August 8, 2012 at 12.21PM PDT
Posted to Flickr August 13, 2012 at 9.55AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Exposure 0.003 sec (1/400)
Aperture f/8.0
Focal Length 24 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias -1/3 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Windows)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:08:12 21:55:47
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Sensitivity Type Recommended Exposure Index
Recommended Exposure Index 100
Date and Time (Original) 2012:08:08 12:21:01
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:08:08 12:21:01
Max Aperture Value 4.0
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 00
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 160
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 160
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Lens Info 24-105mm f/?
Lens Model EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM
Lens Serial Number 000040fe11
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:08:08
Time Created 12:21:01+00:00
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.3-c011 66.145661, 2012/02/06-14:56:27
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2012:08:12 21:55:47-07:00
Lens EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM
Lens ID 237
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 1.68
Flash Compensation 0
Color Mode RGB
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Original Document ID 572B4A39DADD7C3AA7D7A04C00B08C99
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:82E33A5D45E4E111B5F7938AB35E5E16
History When 2012:08:11 23:57:28-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Camera Raw 7.1 (Windows)
History Changed /metadata
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/tiff
Derived From Original Document ID 572B4A39DADD7C3AA7D7A04C00B08C99
Format image/jpeg
Color Transform YCbCr