Photo / Exif

June 2012

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 June 16, 2012 at 10.48PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 21, 2012 at 6.46PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.008 sec (1/125)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 100 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Image Width 3744
Image Height 5616
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:06:21 21:43:25
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2012:06:16 22:48:06
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:06:16 22:48:06
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 3.09 m
Metering Mode Spot
Sub Sec Time 68
Sub Sec Time Original 68
Sub Sec Time Digitized 68
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3849.211789 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3908.141962 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:06:16
Time Created 22:48:06+00:00
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Progressive
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2012:06:21 21:43:25-04:00
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Lens EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
Lens ID 254
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 3.09
Flash Compensation 0
Format image/jpeg
Legacy IPTCDigest 7411C90C65D9023DDA98ED3A7FA5292E
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Original Document ID xmp.did:D5D07F5901BCE111B5A59B57BB67B181
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:D5D07F5901BCE111B5A59B57BB67B181
History When 2012:06:21 21:29:14-04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:D5D07F5901BCE111B5A59B57BB67B181
Color Transform YCbCr