File Type Generic IconExchangeable Image Information File
File Format Standard
Usage Open manually; may be referenced by an application
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common

An EXIF file contains information about an image captured with a digital camera. This data is typically stored within the image file, but may also be saved as a separate EXIF file.

EXIF files may contain several types of image metadata. Some examples include: Manufacturer, Model, Date and Time, Compression, Resolution, Exposure Time, F-Stop, Metering Mode, Flash On/Off, and focal length.

Open With

IconAdobe Photoshop

IconAdobe Photoshop Elements for Windows

IconCorel PaintShop Pro


IconApple Photos

IconAdobe Photoshop

IconAdobe Photoshop Elements for Mac

Updated September 8, 2009
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference