PhotoOrientation PhotoOrientation PhotoOrientation PhotoOrientation PhotoOrientation Enum


Indicates the Exchangeable Image File (EXIF) orientation flag of the photo. This flag describes how to rotate the photo to display it correctly.

public : enum class PhotoOrientation
enum class winrt::Windows::Storage::FileProperties::PhotoOrientation : int32_t
public enum PhotoOrientation
Public Enum PhotoOrientation
var value = Windows.Storage.FileProperties.PhotoOrientation.flipHorizontal;

Windows 10 requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


FlipHorizontal FlipHorizontal FlipHorizontal FlipHorizontal FlipHorizontal 2

Flip the photo horizontally.

FlipVertical FlipVertical FlipVertical FlipVertical FlipVertical 4

Flip the photo vertically.

Normal Normal Normal Normal Normal 1

No rotation needed. The photo can be displayed using its current orientation.

Rotate180 Rotate180 Rotate180 Rotate180 Rotate180 3

Rotate the photo 180 degrees.

Rotate270 Rotate270 Rotate270 Rotate270 Rotate270 6

Rotate the photo counter-clockwise 270 degrees.

Rotate90 Rotate90 Rotate90 Rotate90 Rotate90 8

Rotate the photo counter-clockwise 90 degrees.

Transpose Transpose Transpose Transpose Transpose 5

Rotate the photo counter-clockwise 90 degrees and then flip it horizontally.

Transverse Transverse Transverse Transverse Transverse 7

Rotate the photo counter-clockwise 270 degrees and then flip it horizontally.

Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified 0

An orientation flag is not set.

See also