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African pygmy hedgehog

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 January 24, 2010 at 4.41PM PDT
Posted to Flickr January 24, 2010 at 11.36AM PDT
Replaced on Flickr February 19, 2015 at 1.40PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 62 mm
ISO Speed 400
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Image Width 3329
Image Height 3329
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Windows)
Date and Time (Modified) 2015:02:19 21:40:01
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2010:01:24 16:41:53
Date and Time (Digitized) 2010:01:24 16:41:53
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Spot
Sub Sec Time Original 54
Sub Sec Time Digitized 54
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3849.211789 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3908.141962 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Lens Info 24-70mm f/?
Lens Model EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2010:01:24
Time Created 16:41:53+00:00
Digital Creation Date 2010:01:24
Digital Creation Time 16:41:53+00:00
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Progressive
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.3-c011 66.145661, 2012/02/06-14:56:27
Rating 4
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.3 (Windows)
Metadata Date 2015:02:19 21:40:01Z
Lens EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Image Number 0
Flash Compensation 0
Lens ID 230
Approximate Focus Distance 0.4
Original Document ID xmp.did:e4a4bd6b-00db-2441-b012-e2c0dd047722
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:e4a4bd6b-00db-2441-b012-e2c0dd047722
History When 2015:02:14 17:50:04Z
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.3 (Windows)
History Changed /
Format image/jpeg
Legacy IPTCDigest 793979A1FB5A531885CF472778E3D609
Color Mode RGB
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr