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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 February 4, 2012 at 3.18PM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 9, 2012 at 7.17PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot G12
Exposure 0.04 sec (1/25)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 6.1 mm
ISO Speed 800
Exposure Bias -1/3 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 1
Y-Resolution 1
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.0 (Windows)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:02:09 15:53:06
Artist Picasa
Date and Time (Original) 2012:02:04 15:18:53
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:02:04 15:18:53
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Center-weighted average
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
Image Unique ID 73dfafc7f1bdb51792b271c7de54cb84
Related Image Width 3648
Related Image Height 2736
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XMPToolkit XMP Core 5.1.2
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.0 (Windows)
Metadata Date 2012:02:07 14:02:52-05:00
Lens 6.1-30.5 mm
Approximate Focus Distance 0.15
Flash Compensation 0
Original Document ID 976A91888BCB33646EA81FC94072E538
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:A75FAE55BE51E11187D3CD371BBF5E8C
History When 2012:02:07 14:02:52-05:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.0 (Windows)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 976A91888BCB33646EA81FC94072E538
Format image/jpeg
Creator Picasa
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Envelope Record Version 4
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:02:04
Time Created 00:00:00+00:00
Digital Creation Date 2012:02:04
Digital Creation Time 00:00:00+00:00
By-line Picasa