Find Photo Details and Location on iPhone and iPad


Accessing EXIF metadata is relatively straightforward. Here’s how you can do it: There are apps that can display EXIF metadata for images saved on your device. For iOS user we suggest Exif Viewer by Fluntro.

What is EXIF Metadata?

A stunning photo kindles curiosity in our minds. When, where and how was it taken? Viewing EXIF Metadata might answer these questions. Whether you are a budding photographer or a professional one, knowing the answers to these questions would help improve your craft. EXIF stands for ‘Exchangeable Image File Format’. EXIF Metadata is additional information stored in an image file. When a picture is taken on a digital camera, important data such as exposure, date and time, aperture etc. are stored as part of the image file. In devices with Location services enabled, even the GPS coordinates may be stored. Viewing this data will help you understand how the photo was taken.

How to view EXIF Metadata?

Viewing EXIF Metadata on iOS.
  1. EXIF Viewer by Fluntro
    a. Download and install EXIF Viewer by Fluntro from the App Store.
    b. Open the app to view EXIF Metadata of photos. For more details, visit
EXIF Viewer by Fluntro iOS App

Viewing EXIF Metadata on Mac OS.
  1. Right click the photo and select Open with Preview app.
  2. Click on Tools in the menu bar.Mac_OS_Preview_App_EXIF_Step_1
  3. Select Show Inspector.Mac_OS_Preview_App_EXIF_Step_2
  4. Click on Exif tab.Mac_OS_Preview_App_EXIF_Step_3
  5. This will show the EXIF Metadata of the photo.
Viewing EXIF Metadata on Windows.
  1. Right click on the image file.
  2. Select Properties.
  3. Click on the Details tab.
  4. The EXIF Metadata of the photo will be displayed.
Viewing EXIF Metadata on Android.
  1. Google Photos
    a) Open Google Photos (Install if needed).
    b) Open a photo.
    c) Click theicon at the top-right corner. This will give the EXIF Metadata of the photo.
  2. Photo Exif Editor.
    a) Download and Install Photo Exif Editor from Play Store.
    b) Open the app and click on ‘Photos’.
    c) Select the required photo. The EXIF Metadata of the image will be
Downloadable Tools to manage EXIF Metadata on Windows and Mac OS.
  1. ACDSee
    ACDSee is an image organizer, viewer and editor that has been developed for Windows, Mac OS and iOS. It can be used to view or edit EXIF Metadata. You can download ACDSee from
  2. Adobe Bridge
    Adobe Bridge is a free digital asset management app that works on Windows and Mac OS. It can be used to organize files, and to view or edit EXIF Metadata. Adobe Bridge can be downloaded from
  3. digiKam digiKam is a free and open-source digital photo management application that runs on Linux, Windows and Mac OS. It can be used to import, manage, edit and share photos. It allows you to search photos in the photo library by EXIF Metadata. You can download digiKam from
  4. ExifTool by Phil Harvey – ExifTool is an application to read, write and edit EXIF Metadata. It is platform-independent, and can be downloaded from
  5. FastPictureViewer – FastPictureViewer is a freemium image viewer for Windows. It can be used to view EXIF Metadata of photos. You can download FastPictureViewer from
  6. IrfanView – IrfanView is a graphic viewer for Windows. It can be used to view EXIF Metadata of photos. IrfanView can be downloaded from
  7. XnView – XnView is an image viewer, browser and editor for Windows. It can be used to view EXIF Metadata. You can download XnView from
  8. Zoner Photo Studio – Zoner Photo Studio is a photo editor developed for Windows. It can be used to view or edit EXIF Metadata. Zoner Photo Studio can be downloaded from
Browser Add-ons

You can also add Exif viewer add-ons to your browser. It’s available for Chrome from Chrome Web Store, and for Firefox from Firefox Browser Add-ons.

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Highly Recommend to try out Lite (Free Trial version) first

EXIF Viewer by Fluntro Lite to view Photos resolution in EXIF Metadata before downloading Paid Full version.

Appstore link of Free Lite version :-

Appstore link of Paid Full version :-

Download EXIF VIEWER by FLUNTRO Appstore

EXIF metadata is an invaluable resource for photographers at all skill levels. It provides insights into your photography, helps you troubleshoot issues, and offers a means of proving authorship and copyright. So, the next time you capture that breathtaking shot, don’t forget to delve into the EXIF metadata – it’s a treasure trove of information waiting to be explored, and it might just be the key to unlocking your photography potential.

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