How To View The Photo Time Stamp on iPhone

One of the first things I’ve noticed when I got my iPhone 5 was that I couldn’t view the date and time stamp details of my photos – I hunted through every option possible but couldn’t locate it. So how exactly was I able to view these seemingly minor details?

Much to my dissatisfaction, I learned that I’d have to download an app to view that bit of info. There are quite a few apps whose primary function is to provide these details but I found a free one that’s very basic and easy-to-use.

exifExif Wizard shows you general photo information for each of your photographs. It has a thumbnail preview alongside the photo info and a slick email feature if you’d like to mail yourself the details. There’s a “begin” and “end” option on the top right corner that takes you right up to the first photograph of your album and back to the very last, which minimises scrolling.

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Downloading Exif Wizard is quick and uncomplicated. Apart from the date and time stamp, the app displays pixel resolution, file size, dimension, location and a host of other details that I don’t quite understand the significance of yet (perhaps you might).

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If you’re looking for an app a little more sophisticated, I’d suggest iPhoto – Apple’s very own creation that’s premium and has a more visually appealing interface with photo editing options.

Which app do you use to view your photos’ date & time stamp details?

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  1. Very interesting, thank you for sharing

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