Photo / Exif

Laura James

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 March 16, 2007 at 11.06AM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 13, 2012 at 9.11AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II
Exposure 0.013 sec (1/80)
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 73 mm
ISO Speed 320
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash On, Fired
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software QuickTime 7.7.1
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:02:07 15:23:54
Artist Stuart W Conway
Host Computer Mac OS X 10.7.3
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2007:03:16 11:06:47
Date and Time (Digitized) 2007:03:16 11:06:47
Max Aperture Value 4.0
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3526.760563 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3528.042254 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard