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Exif TIFF Tag SensingMethod

TIFF Tag SensingMethod

IFD Exif
Code41495 (hex 0xA217)
NameSensingMethod
TypeSHORT
Count1
DefaultNone

Description

Indicates the image sensor type on the camera or input device.

The specification defines these values:

1 = Not defined
2 = One-chip color area sensor
3 = Two-chip color area sensor
4 = Three-chip color area sensor
5 = Color sequential area sensor
7 = Trilinear sensor
8 = Color sequential linear sensor