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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 August 15, 2011 at 6.38PM PDT
Posted to Flickr November 13, 2011 at 5.29PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 7D
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/1000)
Aperture f/4.0
Focal Length 24 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias -1 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.0 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:08:15 23:29:57
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:08:15 18:38:13.83+08:00
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:08:15 18:38:13
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Spot
Sub Sec Time 83
Sub Sec Time Original 83
Sub Sec Time Digitized 83
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5715.54575523705 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5808.40336134454 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 4.2.2-c063 53.360203, 2008/10/08-10:23:48
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Rating 0
Metadata Date 2011:08:15 23:29:57+08:00
Lens EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Image Number 0
Flash Compensation 0
Sidecar For Extension CR2
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:4622DB7A0F20681184F0E6F43B7C64DE
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:4622DB7A0F20681184F0E6F43B7C64DE
History When 2011:08:15 23:29:57+08:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.0 Macintosh
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:4622DB7A0F20681184F0E6F43B7C64DE
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr
Flash Return No return detection
Flash Mode Off
Flash Function False
Flash Red Eye Mode False