In this tutorial, you will learn how to:
• Record a video
• Switch between the front and rear cameras
• Focus the camera
• Zoom in and out
• Pause/resume/stop a recording
• Capture a still image while in video mode
This tutorial requires you to open the Camera app. From the home screen, select the Camera app. To access the camera from the lock screen, select and drag the Camera icon up or press the volume down button twice.
Record a video
Swipe left to Video, then select the Record icon.
Switch between front and rear cameras
Select the Switch camera icon
.Note: You can also swipe in any direction to quickly switch between the rear and front facing cameras. You cannot switch between front and rear facing cameras while recording a video.
Focus the camera
Select the screen
in the desired location to focus the camera.
Zoom in and out
Drag two fingers from the middle of the screen toward the outer edges of the screen to zoom in. Pinch two fingers from the outer edges of the screen to the middle of the screen to zoom out.
Pause/resume/stop a recording
Select the Pause icon
to pause the video. Select the Stop icon
to finish recording.Note: To resume a recording, select the Record icon.
Capture a still image while in video mode
Select the Capture icon.