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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 April 27, 2012 at 2.15PM PDT
Posted to Flickr May 1, 2012 at 4.54AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D90
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/800)
Aperture f/7.1
Focal Length 400 mm
ISO Speed 1000
Exposure Bias -1 EV
Flash No Flash
Image Width 2197
Image Height 2848
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Compression Uncompressed
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Strip Offsets (Binary data 1258 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
Rows Per Strip 19
Strip Byte Counts (Binary data 1049 bytes, use -b option to extract)
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Planar Configuration Chunky
Software Ver.1.00
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:04:27 14:15:30
Sample Format Unsigned; Unsigned; Unsigned
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:04:27 14:15:30
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:04:27 14:15:30
Max Aperture Value 5.7
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Sub Sec Time 00
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Image Width 2197
Image Height 2848
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 600 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control High gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65