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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 June 3, 2012 at 8.11PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 12, 2012 at 11.14AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Exposure 0.006 sec (1/160)
Aperture f/8.0
Focal Length 390 mm
ISO Speed 500
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.1 (Windows)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:06:12 11:14:14
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2012:06:03 20:11:02
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:06:03 20:11:02
Max Aperture Value 5.7
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 02
Sub Sec Time Digitized 02
Focal Plane X-Resolution 160
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 160
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:06:03
Time Created 20:11:02
Digital Creation Date 2012:06:03
Digital Creation Time 20:11:02
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.3-c007 1.136881, 2010/06/10-18:11:35
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.1 (Windows)
Metadata Date 2012:06:12 11:14:14-07:00
Lens EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
Lens ID 183
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 4294967295
Flash Compensation 0
Original Document ID 4CD6DC2B0170BD7B0722D8D3D5F807BA
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:F560BD6ABAB4E111B0629401E6B93F71
History When 2012:06:12 11:14:14-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.1 (Windows)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 4CD6DC2B0170BD7B0722D8D3D5F807BA
Format image/jpeg
Color Transform YCbCr