Photo / Exif

Emmy Awards, August 2008

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 August 23, 2008 at 12.32PM PDT
Posted to Flickr December 21, 2011 at 9.26AM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot G9
Exposure 0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 7.4 mm
ISO Speed 200
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Auto, Fired, Red-eye reduction
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
X-Resolution 180 dpi
Y-Resolution 180 dpi
Date and Time (Modified) 2008:08:23 12:32:50
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Date and Time (Original) 2008:08:23 12:32:50
Date and Time (Digitized) 2008:08:23 12:32:50
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 3
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 13745.70447 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 13698.63014 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 Red-eye reduction (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 Face Detect
Canon Exposure Mode Easy
Lens Type Unknown (-1)
Short Focal 7.4 mm
Focal Units 1000/mm
Max Aperture 2.8
Min Aperture 11
Flash Activity 1
Flash Bits E-TTL, Built-in
Focus Continuous Continuous
AESetting Normal AE
Image Stabilization On
Zoom Source Width 4000
Zoom Target Width 4000
Spot Metering Mode Center
Manual Flash Output n/a
Focal Type Zoom
Focal Plane XSize 7.57 mm
Focal Plane YSize 5.69 mm
Auto ISO 200
Base ISO 100
Measured EV 2.31
Target Aperture 2.8
Target Exposure Time 1/60
White Balance Auto
Slow Shutter Off
Sequence Number 0
Optical Zoom Code 0
Flash Guide Number 3.90625
Flash Exposure Comp 0
Auto Exposure Bracketing Off
AEBBracket Value 0
Control Mode Camera Local Control
Focus Distance Upper 1.65
Focus Distance Lower 0
Bulb Duration 0
Camera Type Compact
Auto Rotate None
NDFilter Off
Self Timer2 0
Flash Output 97
Canon Firmware Version Firmware Version 1.00
File Number 100-0063
Rotation 0
Camera Temperature 26 C
Canon Model ID PowerShot G9
AFArea Mode Face Detect AF
Num AFPoints 9
Valid AFPoints 2
AFArea Widths 22 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18
AFArea Heights 22 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18
Primary AFPoint 0
Date Stamp Mode Off
My Color Mode Off
Firmware Revision 1.00 rev 8.00
Categories People
Faces Detected 0
Face Detect Frame Width 0
Face Detect Frame Height 0
Image Unique ID 89d03622b3d78b0ea4330aa49187f215
VRDOffset 0
Related Image Width 4000
Related Image Height 3000
Compression JPEG (old-style)