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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 January 7, 2012 at 12.48PM PST
Posted to Flickr January 7, 2012 at 6.58AM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot S95
Exposure 0.004 sec (1/250)
Aperture f/7.1
Focal Length 9.6 mm
ISO Speed 80
Exposure Bias -1/3 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Subfile Type Full-resolution Image
Image Width 1024
Image Height 836
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Compression LZW
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Strip Offsets (Binary data 64 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
Rows Per Strip 85
Strip Byte Counts (Binary data 58 bytes, use -b option to extract)
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Planar Configuration Chunky
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:01:07 15:47:32
Predictor Horizontal differencing
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2012:01:07 15:47:32+01:00
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Lens 6.0-22.5 mm
Approximate Focus Distance 2.1
Flash Compensation 0
Sidecar For Extension CR2
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Format image/tiff
Original Document ID xmp.did:458C1B783139E1119F5FA3A2589DB842
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:458C1B783139E1119F5FA3A2589DB842
History When 2012:01:07 14:14:20+01:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:01:07
Time Created 12:48:14+00:00
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Date and Time (Original) 2012:01:07 12:48:14
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:01:07 12:48:14
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 2.1 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space Uncalibrated
Image Width 1024
Image Height 836
Focal Plane X-Resolution 12493.15068 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 12493.15068 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard