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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 circa 1900
Posted to Flickr March 28, 2011 at 11.53PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 30D
Exposure 0.2 sec (1/5)
Aperture f/6.3
Focal Length 70 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Image Description 88/289-1124 Clyde Collection Glass Plate Negatives
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 2.0
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:03:23 10:04:14
Artist Kate Pollard
Copyright Powerhouse Museum
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2007:08:27 15:23:39+10:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2007:08:27 15:23:39
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3959.32203389831 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3959.32203389831 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gamma 2.2
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Caption- Abstract 88/289-1124 Clyde Collection Glass Plate Negatives
By-line Kate Pollard
Copyright Notice Powerhouse Museum
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Copyright Flag False
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit XMP toolkit 2.8.2-33, framework 1.5
About uuid:a741452c-54d8-11e0-a07d-d896375046ec
Compression Uncompressed
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
Planar Configuration Chunky
Bits Per Sample 8
White Point 0.313
Primary Chromaticities 0.64
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Elements for Windows, version 2.0
Metadata Date 2007:08:31 09:25:09+10:00
Description 88/289-1124 Clyde Collection Glass Plate Negatives
Creator Kate Pollard
Rights Powerhouse Museum
Format image/jpeg
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False