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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 August 11, 2011 at 2.30PM PDT
Posted to Flickr August 11, 2011 at 2.22PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot S95
Exposure 0.25 sec (1/4)
Aperture f/2.0
Focal Length 6 mm
ISO Speed 80
Exposure Bias +5/3 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Image Width 3648
Image Height 2736
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
X-Resolution 180 dpi
Y-Resolution 180 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:08:11 15:44:04
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Date and Time (Original) 2011:08:11 14:30:27
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:08:11 14:30:27
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 3
Max Aperture Value 2.0
Subject Distance 0.47 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 12493.15068 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 12493.15068 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard
Related Image Width 3648
Related Image Height 2736
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2011:08:11
Time Created 14:30:27
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
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2011:08:11 15:44:04-05:00
Date Acquired 2011:08:11 15:35:02.225
Lens 6.0-22.5 mm
Approximate Focus Distance 0.47
Flash Compensation 0
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:0E10FFA65AC4E011936DFBFBCA87817F
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:0E10FFA65AC4E011936DFBFBCA87817F
History When 2011:08:11 15:44:04-05:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr