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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 19, 2012 at 2.53PM PST
Posted to Flickr March 22, 2012 at 7.25PM PST
Replaced on Flickr March 22, 2012 at 7.36PM PST

Exif data

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/1250)
Aperture f/4.5
Focal Length 48 mm
ISO Speed 100
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Off, Did not fire
X-Resolution 240 dpi
Y-Resolution 240 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.0 (Macintosh)
Date and Time (Modified) 2012:03:22 19:36:18
Exposure Program Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original) 2012:03:19 14:53:16
Date and Time (Digitized) 2012:03:19 14:53:16
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Sub Sec Time Original 90
Focal Plane X-Resolution 3849.211538 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 3908.141844 dpi
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Scene Capture Type Standard
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2012:03:19
Time Created 14:53:16
Digital Creation Date 2012:03:19
Digital Creation Time 14:53:16
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
Flash Compensation 0
Creator Tool Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.0 (Macintosh)
Metadata Date 2012:03:22 19:36:18-07:00
Original Document ID 4170B59015143094E9DD0DB7C7D84B3C
History Action derived
History Parameters converted from image/tiff to image/jpeg, saved to new location
History Instance ID xmp.iid:BF33692908206811822A95C078975293
History When 2012:03:22 19:36:18-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.0 (Macintosh)
History Changed /
Derived From Original Document ID 4170B59015143094E9DD0DB7C7D84B3C
Format image/jpeg
Color Transform YCbCr