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Advanced Photo & Video Features

Advanced Photo & Video Features

Learn how to access and use Camera modes, effects, customization, and crop a photo.

  1. ACCESS CAMERA MODES: From the home screen, select the Camera app, then swipe right to access modes such as Portrait and Panorama.

    Note: Alternately, you can access the camera from the lock screen by selecting and dragging the Camera icon up, or by pressing the Power/Lock button twice. Portrait allows you to take photos with a shallow depth of field. Panorama allows you to create wider photos by stitching together multiple photos. 

    Step 1

  2. CUSTOMIZE PHOTO/VIDEO SETTINGS: From the Camera app, select the Settings icon. Edit settings as desired.

    Step 2

  3. TURN ON/OFF SHUTTER SOUND: From the Settings screen, select the Camera shutter sound switch.

    Step 3

  4. CROP A PHOTO: From the home screen, select the Google folder > Photos app > navigate to and select the desired photo.

    Step 4

  5. Select the Edit icon, then select the Crop icon.

    Step 5

  6. Select and drag the crop corners to crop as desired, then select Done.

    Step 6

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