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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 July 3, 2012 at 8.54AM PDT
Posted to Flickr July 6, 2012 at 3.22PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 7D
Exposure 0.013 sec (1/80)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 60 mm
ISO Speed 320
Exposure Bias -2/3 EV
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:07:06 15:18:05
Artist Elise Palombella
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Exposure Program Program AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:07:03 08:54:34
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:07:03 08:54:34
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 1.4 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Image Number 0
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5715.545752 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5808.403361 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Lens Info 60mm f/?
GPS Version ID
Date Created 2012:07:03
XMPToolkit Image::ExifTool 8.74
Flash Compensation 0
Lens EF-S60mm f/2.8 Macro USM
Lens ID 236
Creator Elise Palombella
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode RGB
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
History HASH(0x7ff130927640), HASH(0x7ff130926fb8)
Bits Per Sample 8
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Samples Per Pixel 3
YCb Cr Coefficients 0.299
YCb Cr Sub Sampling Unknown (1)
Metadata Date 2012:07:06 15:18:05-05:00
History Action saved
History Changed /
History Instance ID xmp.iid:1CBC86831A2068118F62E2C60D5114A7
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
History When 2012:07:06 15:18:05-05:00
Original Document ID xmp.did:1CBC86831A2068118F62E2C60D5114A7
Flash Fired False
Flash Function False
Flash Mode Off
Flash Red Eye Mode False
Flash Return No return detection