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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 27, 2012 at 7.28PM PDT
Posted to Flickr March 7, 2012 at 1.51PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.013 sec (1/80)
Aperture f/3.5
Focal Length 45 mm
ISO Speed 3200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:02:28 12:46:15
Copyright Jerad Hill Photographer
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2012:02:27 19:28:11
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:02:27 19:28:11
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 2.25 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 91
Sub Sec Time Digitized 91
Focal Plane X-Resolution 1908.156271 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 1937.36952 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Copyright Flag True
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:02:27
Time Created 19:28:11
Digital Creation Date 2012:02:27
Digital Creation Time 19:28:11
Copyright Notice Jerad Hill Photographer
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.3-c007 1.136881, 2010/06/10-18:11:35
Lens EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Lens ID 230
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 2.25
Flash Compensation 0
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2012:02:28 12:46:15-08:00
Original Document ID 57F5895EADC557074A7F36367995F6E9
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/dng, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:BD0D679E07206811822AD7FFEC4A8104
History When 2012:02:28 12:40:03-08:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 57F5895EADC557074A7F36367995F6E9
Format image/jpeg
Rights Jerad Hill Photographer
Web Statement
Marked True
Usage Terms Printing Requires Permission
Color Transform YCbCr