Photo / Exif

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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 22, 2009 at 3.33PM PDT
Posted to Flickr July 26, 2010 at 3.54PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D200
Exposure 0.002 sec (1/640)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 35 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias +2/3 EV
Flash No Flash
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2010:07:25 22:29:07
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2009:07:22 15:33:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:07:22 15:33:00
Max Aperture Value 1.7
Subject Distance 3.76 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 90
Sub Sec Time Original 90
Sub Sec Time Digitized 90
Color Space sRGB
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Green,Red][Blue,Green]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 52 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control None
Contrast Normal
Saturation High
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2009:07:22
Time Created 15:33:00
Urgency 1 (most urgent)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 8
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Urgency 1 (most urgent)
Sidecar For Extension NEF
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Label Red
Creator Tool ViewNX 1.5 W
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2010:07:25 22:29:07-07:00
Rating Percent 0
Lens 35.0 mm f/1.8
Lens ID 159
Image Number 5864
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:BA1F85867398DF11B1D4DC890435E8A3
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:BA1F85867398DF11B1D4DC890435E8A3
History When 2010:07:25 22:29:07-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:BA1F85867398DF11B1D4DC890435E8A3
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr