Photo / Exif

Zipline Podcast, Episode 36 - 06/17/11

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 June 17, 2011 at 2.05PM PDT
Posted to Flickr June 17, 2011 at 1.58PM PDT

Exif data

Camera Canon PowerShot SD600
Exposure 0.017 sec (1/60)
Aperture f/2.8
Focal Length 5.8 mm
Exposure Bias 0 EV
Flash Auto, Fired
Image Width 2816
Image Height 2112
Bits Per Sample 8 8 8
Photometric Interpretation RGB
Orientation Horizontal (normal)
Samples Per Pixel 3
X-Resolution 180 dpi
Y-Resolution 180 dpi
Software Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Date and Time (Modified) 2011:06:17 13:54:08
YCbCr Positioning Centered
Date and Time (Original) 2011:06:17 14:05:16
Date and Time (Digitized) 2011:06:17 14:05:16
Compressed Bits Per Pixel 3
Max Aperture Value 2.8
Subject Distance 1.03 m
Metering Mode Multi-segment
Color Space sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution 12515.55556 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution 12497.04142 dpi
Sensing Method One-chip color area
Custom Rendered Normal
Exposure Mode Auto
White Balance Auto
Digital Zoom Ratio 1
Scene Capture Type Standard
Related Image Width 2816
Related Image Height 2112
Compression JPEG (old-style)
Coded Character Set UTF8
Date Created 2011:06:17
Time Created 14:05:16
Global Angle 30
Global Altitude 30
Photoshop Quality 10
Photoshop Format Standard
Progressive Scans 3 Scans
XMPToolkit Adobe XMP Core 5.0-c060 61.134777, 2010/02/12-17:32:00
Metadata Date 2011:06:17 13:54:08-07:00
Lens 5.8-17.4 mm
Lens ID 65535
Flash Compensation 0
Color Mode 3
ICCProfile Name sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Format image/jpeg
Original Document ID xmp.did:979CC2F12399E011A74DDEF16B2801B7
History Action saved
History Instance ID xmp.iid:979CC2F12399E011A74DDEF16B2801B7
History When 2011:06:17 13:54:08-07:00
History Software Agent Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
History Changed /
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type D50
Measurement Observer CIE 1931
Measurement Flare 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant D65
Color Transform YCbCr