Photo / Exif

Mike Sewell

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 November 10, 2011 at 10.51PM PDT
Posted to Flickr November 23, 2011 at 7.36AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D3X
Exposure 0.006 sec (1/160)
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 180 mm
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS2 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:11:11 15:21:56
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2011:11:10 22:51:23Z
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:11:10 22:51:23
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 4
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 16
Sub Sec Time Original 16
Sub Sec Time Digitized 16
Color Space sRGB
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Red,Green][Green,Blue]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 180 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control High gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Copyright Flag False
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit 3.1.1-111
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop CS2 Windows
Metadata Date 2011:11:11 15:21:56Z
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
History 2011-11-11T14:57:48Z File DSC_5748.JPG opened
Close JPEG
Quality: 12
Matte: none
N:\sports awards 2011\selected\adjusted\DSC_5758.JPG
Saving: yes

Crop To: rectangle
Top: 156 pixels
Left: 672 pixels
Bottom: 3900 pixels
Right: 5880 pixels
Angle: -0.1°
Target Width: 0 pixels
Target Height: 0 pixels
Target Resolution: 118.11 per cm

Levels Adjustment: levels adjustment list
levels adjustment
Channel: composite channel
Input: 0, 244
levels adjustment
Channel: green channel
Input: 0, 243
levels adjustment
Channel: blue channel
Input: 0, 208

2011-11-11T14:59:29Z File DSC_5748.JPG closed
2011-11-11T14:59:29Z File N:\sports awards 2011\selected\adjusted\DSC_5748.JPG saved
2011-11-11T15:21:16Z File DSC_5748.JPG opened
Close JPEG
Quality: 12
Matte: none
N:\sports awards 2011\selected\resized\DSC_5758.JPG
Saving: yes

Image Size
Image Size Width: 1500 pixels
With Constrain Proportions
Interpolation: bicubic

Unsharp Mask
Unsharp Mask Amount: 71%
Radius: 1.2 pixels
Threshold: 10

2011-11-11T15:21:56Z File DSC_5748.JPG closed
2011-11-11T15:21:56Z File N:\sports awards 2011\selected\resized\DSC_5748.JPG saved
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Unknown
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False