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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.

Dates

Taken on October 5, 2010 at 8.04AM PDT
Posted to Flickr October 5, 2010 at 6.18AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.005 sec (1/200)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 170 mm
ISO Speed 1250
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 72 dpi
Y-Resolution 72 dpi
Software picnik.com
Date and Time (Modified) 2010:10:05 09:07:18
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Exposure Program Manual
Date and Time (Original) 2010:10:05 08:04:05
Date and Time (Digitized) 2010:10:05 08:04:05
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time 25
Sub Sec Time Original 25
Sub Sec Time Digitized 25
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 1908.156271 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 1937.36952 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Manual
White Balance Manual
Scene Capture Type Standard
Macro Mode Normal
Self Timer Off
Quality Fine
Canon Flash Mode Off
Continuous Drive Continuous
Focus Mode One-shot AF
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Small
Easy Mode Manual
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Focus Range Not Known
Canon Exposure Mode Manual
Lens Type Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS
Short Focal 70 mm
Focal Units 1/mm
Max Aperture 2.8
Min Aperture 32
Flash Activity 0
Flash Bits (none)
Zoom Source Width 0
Zoom Target Width 0
Manual Flash Output n/a
Color Tone Normal
Auto ISO 100
Base ISO 1234
Measured EV 2.12
Target Aperture 2.8
Target Exposure Time 1/203
White Balance Custom
Slow Shutter None
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code n/a
Flash Guide Number 0
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Measured EV2 1.875
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type EOS High-end
NDFilter Unknown (-1)
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.0.7
Serial Number 0520304278
Highlight Tone Priority Off
Camera Temperature 24 C
Camera Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Focus Distance Upper 2.7
Focus Distance Lower 2.59
Color Temperature 5200
Picture Style Standard
High ISONoise Reduction Standard
Auto Lighting Optimizer Standard
Firmware Version 1.0.7
File Index 12
Directory Index 100
Canon Model ID EOS 5D Mark II
AFMode Multi-point AF
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 9
AFArea Widths 84 84 101 84 84 84 101 84 123
AFArea Heights 101 101 74 101 101 101 74 101 131
AFPoints Selected 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
Original Decision Data Offset 0
Bracket Mode Off
Bracket Value 0
Bracket Shot Number 0
Raw Jpg Size Large
WBBracket Mode Off
WBBracket Value AB 0
WBBracket Value GM 0
Live View Shooting Off
Flash Exposure Lock Off
Lens Model EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM
Dust Removal Data (Binary data 1024 bytes, use -b option to extract)
Tone Curve Standard
Sharpness 3
Sharpness Frequency n/a
Sensor Red Level 0
Sensor Blue Level 0
White Balance Red 0
White Balance Blue 0
Digital Gain 0
WBShift AB 0
WBShift GM 0
Measured RGGB 1363 1024 1024 276
Color Space sRGB
VRDOffset 0
Sensor Width 5792 (168-5783 used)
Sensor Height 3804 (56-3799 used)
Black Mask Left Border 0
Black Mask Top Border 0
Black Mask Right Border 0
Black Mask Bottom Border 0
Color Data Version 6 (50D/5DmkII)
White Balance RGGB Levels 1594 1149 1149 3394
Color Temperature 2835
WB_ RGGBLevels Measured 1264 1168 1161 4085
Color Temp Measured 2400
Raw Measured RGGB 337489 253164 252291 69060
AFMicro Adj Active No
AFMicro Adj Value 0
Peripheral Lighting Off
Peripheral Lighting Value 53
Peripheral Lighting Setting Off
Exposure Level Increments 1/3 Stop
ISOSpeed Increments 1/3 Stop
ISOExpansion Off
AEBAuto Cancel On
AEBSequence 0,-,+
Safety Shift Disable
Flash Sync Speed Av Auto
High ISONoise Reduction Standard
Highlight Tone Priority Disable
Auto Lighting Optimizer Standard
Lens Drive No AF Focus search on
Lens AFStop Button AF stop
AFPoint Selection Method Normal
Superimposed Display On
AFAssist Beam Emits
Mirror Lockup Disable
AFPoint Area Expansion Disable
AFMicroadjustment Disable; 0; 0; 0; 0
Shutter Button AFOn Button Metering + AF start
AFOn AELock Button Switch Disable
Set Button When Shooting Normal (disabled)
Dial Direction Tv Av Normal
Focusing Screen Eg-A
Add Original Decision Data Off
Assign Func Button LCD brightness
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XMPToolkit Image::ExifTool 8.18
Creator Tool picnik.com