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Courting spur-winged plovers - Vanellus miles novaehollandiae

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 September 16, 2012 at 2.10PM PDT
Posted to Flickr September 16, 2012 at 12.16AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 400D Digital
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/1250)
Aperture f/13.0
Focal Length 400 mm
ISO Speed 800
Exposure Bias +1/3 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software QuickTime 7.6.6
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:09:16 15:02:58
Host Computer Mac OS X 10.6.8
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Exposure Program Program AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:09:16 14:10:58
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:09:16 14:10:58
Metering Mode Average
Compression JPEG (old-style)