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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 April 14, 2012 at 7.55PM PDT
Posted to Flickr April 19, 2012 at 8.28AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperture f/7.1
Focal Length 17 mm
ISO Speed 3200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash On, Fired
X-Resolution 300 dpi
Y-Resolution 300 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:04:18 05:59:38
Artist Eric Hester
Copyright © 2012 Eric Hester
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2012:04:14 19:55:18
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:04:14 19:55:18
Max Aperture Value 4.0
Subject Distance 4294967295 m
Metering Mode Spot
Sub Sec Time Original 95
Sub Sec Time Digitized 95
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3849.211789 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3908.141962 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Lens Info 17-40mm f/?
Lens Model EF17-40mm f/4L USM
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Copyright Flag True
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:04:14
Time Created 19:55:18
Digital Creation Date 2012:04:14
Digital Creation Time 19:55:18
By-line Eric Hester
Copyright Notice © 2012 Eric Hester
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.3-c007 1.136881, 2010/06/10-18:11:35
Lens EF17-40mm f/4L USM
Lens ID 231
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 4294967295
Flash Compensation 1.33333333333333
Label Red
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2012:04:18 05:59:38-05:00
Original Document ID 69D1111EB96780336075129CB67A2F7A
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:154D1DBF07206811822AA1F3AF5E0734
History When 2012:04:18 05:59:38-05:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 69D1111EB96780336075129CB67A2F7A
Format image/jpeg
Creator Eric Hester
Rights © 2012 Eric Hester
Marked True
Creator Work Telephone 713-882-5712
Creator Region TX
Creator City Houston
Creator Work Email
Creator Work URL
Color Transform YCbCr