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White Pelican at Brookfield Zoo

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 27, 2011 at 11.10AM PDT
Posted to Flickr April 16, 2012 at 4.46PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 50D
Exposure 0.005 sec (1/200)
Aperture f/5.6
Focal Length 300 mm
ISO Speed 160
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.5 (Windows)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:03:24 12:25:10
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2011:08:27 11:10:10
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:08:27 11:10:10
Max Aperture Value 5.7
Subject Distance 7.68 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 00
Sub Sec Time Digitized 00
Focal Plane X-Resolution 5315.436242 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 5306.532663 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2011:08:27
Time Created 11:10:10
Digital Creation Date 2011:08:27
Digital Creation Time 11:10:10
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 EF70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
Lens ID 238
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 7.68
Flash Compensation 0
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.5 (Windows)
Metadata Date 2012:03:24 12:25:10-05:00
Color Transform YCbCr