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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 February 18, 2008 at 10.15AM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 21, 2008 at 7.02PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot S2 IS
Exposure 0.008 sec (1/125)
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 6 mm
ISO Speed 3
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software QuickTime 7.4.1
Date and Time (Modified) 2008:02:20 22:18:18
Host Computer Mac OS X 10.5.2
Date and Time (Original) 2008:02:18 10:15:10
Date and Time (Digitized) 2008:02:18 10:15:10
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 5
Max Aperture Value 2.7
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 7111.111111 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 7142.857143 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto bracket
White Balance Manual
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard