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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 August 5, 2011 at 6.05PM PDT
Posted to Flickr August 20, 2011 at 9.09AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 550D
Exposure 0.004 sec (1/250)
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 100 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:08:05 18:05:48
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Not Defined
Date and Time (Original) 2011:08:05 18:05:48
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:08:05 18:05:48
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 09
Sub Sec Time Original 09
Sub Sec Time Digitized 09
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5728.176796 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5808.403361 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Macro Mode Normal
Self Timer Off
Quality Fine
Canon Flash Mode Off
Continuous Drive Single
Focus Mode Manual Focus (3)
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Large
Easy Mode Flash Off
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Camera ISO Auto
Focus Range Not Known
Canon Exposure Mode Easy
Lens Type Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro
Short Focal 100 mm
Focal Units 1/mm
Max Aperture 2.8
Min Aperture 32
Flash Activity 0
Flash Bits (none)
Zoom Source Width 0
Zoom Target Width 0
Manual Flash Output n/a
Color Tone Normal
Auto ISO 100
Base ISO 100
Measured EV 12.00
Target Aperture 4
Target Exposure Time 1/256
White Balance Auto
Slow Shutter None
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code n/a
Flash Guide Number 0
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Measured EV2 11.75
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type EOS High-end
NDFilter Unknown (-1)
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.0.9
Serial Number 1233710569
Highlight Tone Priority Off
Flash Metering Mode Off
Camera Temperature 27 C
Camera Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Focus Distance Upper 0.6
Focus Distance Lower 0.53
Color Temperature 5200
Picture Style Standard
Firmware Version 1.0.9
File Index 471
Directory Index 101
Canon Model ID EOS Rebel T2i / 550D / Kiss X4
AFArea Mode Off (Manual Focus)
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Widths 129 129 129 181 222 181 129 129 129
AFArea Heights 172 172 172 117 221 117 172 172 172
AFPoints Selected 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
Original Decision Data Offset 0
Bracket Mode Off
Bracket Value 0
Bracket Shot Number 0
Raw Jpg Size Large
WBBracket Mode Off
WBBracket Value AB 0
WBBracket Value GM 0
Live View Shooting Off
Flash Exposure Lock Off
Lens Model EF100mm f/2.8 Macro USM
Internal Serial Number VC0362698
Dust Removal Data (Binary data 1024 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Tone Curve Standard
Sharpness 3
Sharpness Frequency n/a
Sensor Red Level 0
Sensor Blue Level 0
White Balance Red 0
White Balance Blue 0
Digital Gain 0
WBShift AB 0
WBShift GM 0
Measured RGGB 556 1024 1024 527
Color Space sRGB
VRDOffset 0
Sensor Width 5344 (152-5335 used)
Sensor Height 3516 (56-3511 used)
Black Mask Left Border 0
Black Mask Top Border 0
Black Mask Right Border 0
Black Mask Bottom Border 0
Color Data Version 7 (500D/550D/7D/1DmkIV)
White Balance RGGB Levels 2127 1024 1024 1748
Color Temperature 4690
WB_ RGGBLevels Measured 1894 1025 1022 2042
Color Temp Measured 3907
Raw Measured RGGB 414524 766804 768139 386999
Peripheral Lighting Off
Peripheral Lighting Value 35
Original Image Width 5184
Original Image Height 3456
Peripheral Lighting Setting Off
Auto Lighting Optimizer Standard
Exposure Level Increments 1/3 Stop
ISOExpansion Off
Flash Sync Speed Av Auto
High ISONoise Reduction Standard
Highlight Tone Priority Disable
AFAssist Beam Emits
Mirror Lockup Disable
Shutter- AELock AF/AE lock
Set Button When Shooting Normal (disabled)
LCDDisplay At Power On Display
Add Original Decision Data Off
Compression JPEG (old-style)