Photo / Exif

McDonald Engineering Building, McGill University, Montreal, QC, about 1895

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 23, 2012 at 4.04PM PDT
Posted to Flickr July 24, 2012 at 11.20AM PDT

Exif data

Image Width 2913
Image Height 2263
Bits Per Sample 8
Compression Uncompressed
Photometric Interpretation BlackIsZero
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 1
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Windows)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:07:23 16:04:33
Color Space Uncalibrated
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Global Angle 120
Global Altitude 30
Copyright Flag False
Photoshop Quality 8
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.3-c011 66.145661, 2012/02/06-14:56:27
Original Document ID uuid:43E8D7630A87E01198ECD74A65F481C6
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:6DB7F91101D5E111A2B7DE92D33E899A
History When 2012:07:23 16:04:33-04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Windows)
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID uuid:43E8D7630A87E01198ECD74A65F481C6
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:05:25 15:32:37-04:00
Metadata Date 2012:07:23 16:04:33-04:00
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop CS2 Windows
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode Grayscale
Marked False
Color Transform Unknown (RGB or CMYK)