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Man reading newspaper

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 March 4, 2012 at 9.01AM PDT
Posted to Flickr March 9, 2012 at 10.27PM PDT
Replaced on Flickr January 5, 2013 at 4.22PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D
Exposure 0.1 sec (1/10)
Aperture f/2.0
Focal Length 100 mm
ISO Speed 50
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.3 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2013:01:05 18:19:52
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:03:04 09:01:09
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:03:04 09:01:09
Max Aperture Value 2.0
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3086.925795 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3091.295117 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Lens Info 100mm f/?
Lens Model 100.0 mm
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Object Name Man reading newspaper
Keywords "Carl Zeiss"
Date Created 2012:03:04
Time Created 09:01:09
Digital Creation Date 2012:03:04
Digital Creation Time 09:01:09
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.5-c002 1.148022, 2012/07/15-18:06:45
Lens 100.0 mm
Lens ID 33
Image Number 1
Flash Compensation 0
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.3 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2013:01:05 18:19:52-06:00
Original Document ID 94561106C7D9DFEA1FF748821FCEA255
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:980ad1e8-9a6b-466b-be8a-2a570198bdc7
History When 2013:01:05 18:19:52-06:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.3 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 94561106C7D9DFEA1FF748821FCEA255
Format image/jpeg
Title Man reading newspaper
Subject Carl Zeiss
Color Transform YCbCr