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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 August 17, 2010 at 10.42AM PST
Posted to Flickr January 29, 2012 at 11.32AM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.01 sec (1/100)
Aperture f/8.0
Focal Length 34 mm
ISO Speed 50
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:01:27 11:04:23
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2010:08:17 10:42:16
Date and Time (Digitized) 2010:08:17 10:42:16
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 1.89 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 05
Sub Sec Time Digitized 05
Focal Plane X-Resolution 1908.156271 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 1937.36952 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2010:08:17
Time Created 10:42:16
Digital Creation Date 2010:08:17
Digital Creation Time 10:42:16
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 EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Lens ID 230
Image Number 0
Approximate Focus Distance 1.89
Flash Compensation 0
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2012:01:27 11:04:23+01:00
Original Document ID F5EA874479F794E8FA753760A32CBB26
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/x-canon-cr2 to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:050072B807206811822AB37540B2C5C5
History When 2012:01:27 11:04:23+01:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID F5EA874479F794E8FA753760A32CBB26
Format image/jpeg
Color Transform YCbCr