Photo / Exif

Meyerson Hall, University of Pennsylvania

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 October 10, 2011 at 3.45PM PST
Posted to Flickr October 11, 2011 at 11.07AM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 7D
Exposure 0.002 sec (1/500)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 70 mm
ISO Speed 640
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:10:11 14:04:18
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2011:10:10 15:45:47
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:10:10 15:45:47
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 15.6 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 00
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Color Space Uncalibrated
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5715.545755 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5808.403361 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2011:10:10
Time Created 15:45:47
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Label Approved
Metadata Date 2011:10:11 14:04:18-04:00
Rating 0
Lens 70-200mm
Lens ID 131
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 15.6
Flash Compensation 0
Format image/jpeg
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name Adobe RGB (1998)
Original Document ID xmp.did:C96EF50B20206811994CAFB3228A8918
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:C96EF50B20206811994CAFB3228A8918
History When 2011:10:11 14:04:18-04:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Macintosh
History Changed /
History Parameters from image/tiff to image/jpeg
Derived From Original Document ID xmp.did:C96EF50B20206811994CAFB3228A8918
Color Transform YCbCr