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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 April 22, 2012 at 8.13PM PDT
Posted to Flickr April 30, 2012 at 1.36AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot G1 X
Exposure 0.002 sec (1/640)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 24.5 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Image Width 4352
Image Height 3264
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:04:30 12:38:45
Host Computer Mac OS X 10.7.3
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Date and Time (Original) 2012:04:22 20:13:36
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:04:22 20:13:36
Max Aperture Value 4.5
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space Uncalibrated
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:04:22
Time Created 20:13:36+00:00
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 9
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
Metadata Date 2012:04:30 12:38:45+04:00
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:F77F117407206811871F9D7509C71D69
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:F77F117407206811871F9D7509C71D69
History When 2012:04:29 15:29:41+04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/jpeg to application/vnd.adobe.photoshop
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:F77F117407206811871F9D7509C71D69
Color Transform YCbCr