Photo / Exif

Ben Wood

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 February 7, 2009 at 6.52PM PDT
Posted to Flickr February 9, 2009 at 12.30PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Nikon D50
Exposure 0.003 sec (1/400)
Aperture f/4.5
Focal Length 55 mm
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Auto, Fired, Return detected
X-Resolution 333 dpi
Y-Resolution 333 dpi
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Software Adobe Photoshop 7.0
Date and Time (Modified) 2009:02:09 14:36:39
YCbCr Positioning Co-sited
Exposure Program Shutter speed priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2009:02:07 18:52:56
Date and Time (Digitized) 2009:02:07 18:52:56
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 4
Max Aperture Value 4.4
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Light Source Cool White Fluorescent
Sub Sec Time 70
Sub Sec Time Original 70
Sub Sec Time Digitized 70
Color Space sRGB
Sensing Method One-chip color area
CFAPattern [Blue,Green][Green,Red]
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Manual
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Focal Length (35mm format) 82 mm
Scene Capture Type Standard
Gain Control Low gain up
Contrast Normal
Saturation Normal
Sharpness Normal
Subject Distance Range Unknown
Compression JPEG (old-style)
XMPToolkit XMP Core 4.1.1-Exiv2
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Copyright Flag False
Photoshop Quality 12
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65