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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 July 31, 2011 at 6.37PM PST
Posted to Flickr August 5, 2011 at 7.26AM PST

Exif data

Camera Motorola Droid
Exposure 0.067 sec (1/15)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 4 mm
ISO Speed 199
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Subfile Type Full-resolution Image
Image Width 5192
Image Height 1936
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Compression LZW
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Strip Offsets (Binary data 978 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
Rows Per Strip 16
Strip Byte Counts (Binary data 795 bytes, use -b option to extract)
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Planar Configuration Chunky
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:08:05 10:24:43
Predictor Horizontal differencing
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Creator Tool 2.3.5
Rating 2
Metadata Date 2011:08:05 10:24:43-04:00
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Format image/tiff
Original Document ID xmp.did:F77F117407206811BEDCEE6AFBFA0D88
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:F77F117407206811BEDCEE6AFBFA0D88
History When 2011:08:05 10:24:43-04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/jpeg to image/tiff
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:F77F117407206811BEDCEE6AFBFA0D88
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2011:07:31
Time Created 18:37:11
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Exposure Program Program AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:07:31 18:37:11
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:07:31 18:37:11
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 4
Brightness Value -1.41015625
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 0 m
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
Light Source D65
Color Space sRGB
Image Width 5192
Image Height 1936
Exposure Index 199
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Custom
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 0
Focal Length (35mm format) 30 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65