Photo / Exif

Chris Dodsley

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 January 23, 2010 at 5.04PM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 19, 2010 at 7.05PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Pentax K20D
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/2000)
Aperture f/6.3
Focal Length 440 mm
ISO Speed 800
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software K20D Ver 1.00
Date and Time (Modified) 2010:01:23 17:04:25
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Shutter speed priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2010:01:23 17:04:25
Date and Time (Digitized) 2010:01:23 17:04:25
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Focal Length (35mm format) 660 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Soft
Subject Distance Range Distant
Compression JPEG (old-style)