Photo / Exif

On the Road to Mustang Week 2011

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 July 18, 2011 at 12.24PM PDT
Posted to Flickr September 7, 2011 at 1.32PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D3100
Exposure 0.005 sec (1/200)
Aperture f/7.1
Focal Length 55 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Auto, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Image Width 1280
Image Height 853
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:07:27 10:57:26
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Not Defined
Date and Time (Original) 2011:07:18 12:24:36
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:07:18 12:24:36
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 4
Max Aperture Value 5.7
Subject Distance 4294967295 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 80
Sub Sec Time Original 80
Sub Sec Time Digitized 80
Color Space sRGB
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) 82 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XMPToolkit XMP Core 4.1.1-Exiv2
Creator Tool Ver.1.01
Metadata Date 2011:07:27 10:57:26-05:00
Lens 18.0-55.0 mm f/3.5-5.6
Lens ID 154
Image Number 1994
Approximate Focus Distance 4294967295
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Document Ancestors 75F59866196B7C6E764B35509D314F89
Original Document ID C291644D8B8F9BD51F075C48EA953A50
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:A62D971F69B8E011A9A6806A27A0732C
History When 2011:07:27 10:57:26-05:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
Format image/jpeg
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2011:07:18
Time Created 12:24:36+00:00
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 10
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65