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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 March 10, 2012 at 4.21PM PDT
Posted to Flickr March 10, 2012 at 1.34PM PDT
Replaced on Flickr March 10, 2012 at 1.45PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D3100
Exposure 0.008 sec (1/125)
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 18 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias -1 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 1
Y-Resolution 1
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:03:10 20:50:26
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2012:03:10 16:21:12.10+01:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:03:10 16:21:12
Max Aperture Value 3.5
Subject Distance 0.01 m
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time Original 10
Sub Sec Time Digitized 10
Color Space Uncalibrated
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 27 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XMPToolkit Image::ExifTool 8.18
Rating Percent 99
Image Number 10417
Lens 18.0-55.0 mm f/3.5-5.6
Lens ID 158
Creator Tool
Rating 5
Flash Function False
Flash Mode Unknown
Flash Red Eye Mode False
Flash Return No return detection