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

Flip the photo horizontally.

FlipVertical FlipVertical FlipVertical FlipVertical FlipVertical

Flip the photo vertically.

Normal Normal Normal Normal Normal

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

Rotate180 Rotate180 Rotate180 Rotate180 Rotate180

Rotate the photo 180 degrees.

Rotate270 Rotate270 Rotate270 Rotate270 Rotate270

Rotate the photo counter-clockwise 270 degrees.

Rotate90 Rotate90 Rotate90 Rotate90 Rotate90

Rotate the photo counter-clockwise 90 degrees.

Transpose Transpose Transpose Transpose Transpose

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

Transverse Transverse Transverse Transverse Transverse

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

Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified

An orientation flag is not set.

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