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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.

Dates

Taken on February 28, 2011 at 9.12AM PST
Posted to Flickr February 28, 2011 at 9.48AM PST

Exif data

Camera Nikon D90
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/800)
Aperture f/7.1
Focal Length 200 mm
ISO Speed 640
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash No Flash
X-Resolution 150 dpi
Y-Resolution 150 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:02:28 09:33:13
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:02:28 09:12:39.00-08:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:02:28 09:12:39
Max Aperture Value 5.7
Subject Distance 21.1 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 00
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Color Space Uncalibrated
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Green,Blue][Red,Green]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 300 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 130
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 11
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/24-17:43:58
Rating Percent 0
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Compression LZW
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Samples Per Pixel 3
Planar Configuration Chunky
Bits Per Sample 8
Creator Tool Nikon Transfer 1.1 W
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2011:02:28 09:33:13-08:00
Lens 18.0-200.0 mm f/3.5-5.6
Lens ID 139
Image Number 4086
Approximate Focus Distance 21.1
Sidecar For Extension NEF
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:41C7DA296043E0119403E647DAA8EA54
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:41C7DA296043E0119403E647DAA8EA54
History When 2011:02:28 09:28:31-08:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Elements 9.0 Windows
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:41C7DA296043E0119403E647DAA8EA54
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Unknown
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False