Take and edit a picture or video, use the front and rear camera, and switch between camera and video modes.
WATCH AND LEARN
INSTRUCTIONS & INFO
ACCESS CAMERA: From the home screen, select the Camera app. Note: Alternately, from the lock screen swipe up from the Camera icon. Upon first access, a Change mode overlay will appear. Select OK to continue. This device has a 12MP rear-facing camera and an 8MP front-facing camera. The video recorder is 1080p.
SWITCH BETWEEN FRONT/REAR CAMERAS: Select the Switch camera icon.
CHANGE CAMERA MODE: Swipe left to access the Modes panel, then select the desired mode.
TAKE A PHOTO: Select the Capture icon.
FOCUS CAMERA: Select the desired area of the screen you wish to focus the camera on. A circle will appear when the area is selected.
ZOOM IN/OUT: Move two fingers apart towards the edge of the screen to zoom in. Move two fingers inward towards the middle of the screen to zoom out. Note: Alternately, after beginning a zoom select and drag the zoom slider as desired.
USE AUDIO CONTROL: From the Camera Settings screen, select Audio control then select the Audio control switch. To Say Cheese to take photos or Take photos when your voice reaches a certain decibel level, select the desired option.
CAPTURE SMILES: From the Camera Settings screen, select the Capture smiles switch to take photos automatically when smiles are detected.
ACCESS VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Select the Gallery icon. Note: Photos and videos can also be viewed from the home screen by selecting the Apps tray > scroll to and select the Gallery app > follow the prompts to access photos.
TAKE A SCREENSHOT: Press and hold the Power/Lock button and Volume down button simultaneously. Note: To access screenshots, from the home screen select the Apps tray > scroll to and select the Gallery app > select Albums > Screenshots.
RECORD A VIDEO: Select the Video icon. Video will automatically begin recording.
PAUSE/STOP/TAKE PICTURE WHILE RECORDING: Select the Pause icon to pause a video. Select the Stop icon to stop recording a video. Select the Capture icon to capture a still photo while recording a video. Note: Videos are automatically saved when recording ends.
ACCESS SAVED VIDEOS: Select the Gallery icon to access the Photos app.