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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 March 18, 2003 at 7.37PM PST
Posted to Flickr November 23, 2008 at 3.40PM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot S40
Exposure 0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperture f/3.5
Focal Length 12.3 mm
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Auto, Fired
ISO Speed 141
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 180 dpi
Y-Resolution 180 dpi
Date and Time (Modified) 2003:03:18 19:37:40
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Date and Time (Original) 2003:03:18 19:37:40
Date and Time (Digitized) 2003:03:18 19:37:40
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 3
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 8114.285714 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 8114.285714 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard
Macro Mode Normal
Self Timer Off
Quality Fine
Canon Flash Mode Auto
Continuous Drive Single
Focus Mode Single
Record Mode JPEG
Canon Image Size Large
Easy Mode Full auto
Digital Zoom None
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness 0
Camera ISO Auto
Focus Range Auto
AFPoint Auto AF point selection
Canon Exposure Mode Easy
Lens Type Unknown (-1)
Short Focal 7.09375 mm
Focal Units 32/mm
Max Aperture 3.7
Min Aperture 8
Flash Activity 1
Flash Bits Built-in
Focus Continuous Single
AESetting Normal AE
Zoom Source Width 2272
Zoom Target Width 2272
Spot Metering Mode Center
Focal Type Zoom
Focal Plane XSize 7.26 mm
Focal Plane YSize 5.46 mm
Auto ISO 283
Base ISO 50
Measured EV 3.19
Target Aperture 3.6
Target Exposure Time 1/60
White Balance Auto
Slow Shutter Off
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code 3
Flash Guide Number 4.4375
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Focus Distance Upper 26.07 m
Focus Distance Lower 0 m
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type Compact
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.10
File Number 102-0232
Canon Model ID PowerShot S40
Related Image Width 2272
Related Image Height 1704
Compression JPEG (old-style)