Photo / Exif

Close up of "Regelmatige Vlakverdeling" with illustrated prints by M.C. Escher from the exhibition, "A Lifetime of Giving: The William J. Dane Fine Print Collection at the Newark Public Library"

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 April 26, 2011 at 12.03AM PST
Posted to Flickr May 6, 2011 at 10.26PM PST

Exif data

Camera Nikon D50
Exposure 0.067 sec (1/15)
Aperture f/4.8
Focal Length 60 mm
Focal Length 59.9 mm
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
ISO Speed 800
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Software Ver.1.00
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:04:26 00:03:08
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Not Defined
Date and Time (Original) 2011:04:26 00:03:08
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:04:26 00:03:08
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 4
Max Aperture Value 4.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 40
Sub Sec Time Original 40
Sub Sec Time Digitized 40
Color Space sRGB
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Blue,Green][Green,Red]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 90 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Maker Note Version 2.10
Quality Fine
White Balance Auto
Sharpness Auto
Focus Mode AF-A
White Balance Fine Tune 0
Program Shift 0
Exposure Difference 0
Flash Exposure Comp 0
ISOSetting 800
Image Boundary 0 0 2256 1496
Flash Exposure Bracket Value 0.0
Exposure Bracket Value 0
Serial Number D50
Tone Comp Auto
Lens Type G
Lens 28-80mm f/3.3-5.6
Flash Mode Did Not Fire
AFArea Mode Single Area
AFPoint Center
AFPoints In Focus Center
Shooting Mode Single-Frame, Auto ISO
Auto Bracket Release None
Lens FStops 5.50
Color Hue Mode3a
Light Source Colored
Shot Info Version 0205
Shutter Count 17763
Vibration Reduction n/a
Hue Adjustment 0
Noise Reduction Off
WB_ RGGBLevels 541 256 256 429
Lens Data Version 0201
Exit Pupil Position 78.8 mm
AFAperture 4.9
Focus Position 0x31
Focus Distance 1.00 m
Lens IDNumber 104
Min Focal Length 28.3 mm
Max Focal Length 80.0 mm
Max Aperture At Min Focal 3.4
Max Aperture At Max Focal 5.7
MCUVersion 110
Effective Max Aperture 4.8
Sensor Pixel Size 7.8 x 7.8 um
Image Data Size 1601563
Flash Info Version 0100
External Flash Firmware n/a
External Flash Flags (none)
Flash Commander Mode Off
Flash Control Mode Off
Flash Group AControl Mode Off
Flash Group BControl Mode Off
Flash Group AExposure Comp 0
Flash Group BExposure Comp 0
Saturation Normal
Vari Program Close Up
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XResolution 300
YResolution 300
Resolution Unit inches
Preview Image Start 2632
Preview Image Length 24111
YCb Cr Positioning Co-sited
Compression JPEG (old-style)