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Name Exchangeable Image File Format (Compressed)
Version 2.2
Other names Exif Compressed Image (2.2)
Identifiers MIME:  image/jpeg
PUID:  x-fmt/391
Classification Image (Raster)
Description Exchangeable image file format (Exif) is a standard that specifies the formats for images, sound, and ancillary tags used by digital cameras (including smartphones), scanners and other systems handling image and sound files recorded by digital cameras.
Orientation Binary
Byte order Little-endian (Intel) and Big-endian (Motorola)
Related file formats Has priority over Raw JPEG Stream  
Is previous version of Exchangeable Image File Format (Compressed) (2.21)
Is subsequent version of Exchangeable Image File Format (Compressed) (2.1)
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by None.
Source Digital Preservation Department / The National Archives
Source date 11 Mar 2005
Source description  
Last updated 02 Aug 2005
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