Photo / Exif

Central Park, New York City

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 November 20, 2009 at 4.53PM PDT
Posted to Flickr November 23, 2009 at 7.30AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon Coolpix S520
Exposure 0.004 sec (1/284)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 5.7 mm
ISO Speed 64
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Auto, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Software COOLPIX S520 V1.2
Date and Time (Modified) 2009:11:20 16:53:16
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Program AE
Date and Time (Original) 2009:11:20 16:53:16
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:11:20 16:53:16
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 2
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Unknown
Color Space sRGB
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 0
Focal Length (35mm format) 35 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Maker Note Version 2.00
Color Mode Color
Quality Normal
White Balance Auto
Sharpness Auto
Focus Mode AF-S
Flash Setting Normal
White Balance Fine Tune 0
ISOSelection Auto
Data Dump (Binary data 1 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Image Adjustment Normal
Auxiliary Lens Off
Manual Focus Distance inf
Digital Zoom 1
AFArea Mode Single Area
AFPoint Unknown (11)
AFPoints In Focus [11]
Saturation 0
Noise Reduction Off
Retouch History None
Image Stabilization VR-ON
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XResolution 300
YResolution 300
Resolution Unit inches
Preview Image Start 1558
Preview Image Length 18513
YCb Cr Positioning Co-sited
Compression JPEG (old-style)