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Take a picture or video

Take a picture or video

Take and edit a picture or video, use the front and rear camera, and switch between camera and video modes.



  1. To take a picture or video, from the home screen, tap Camera.
    Note: You can also access the camera via the lock screen by swiping the Camera icon or via Quick Launch by double-tapping the Home key. To disable the Quick Launch feature, from the Camera, tap Settings > tap the Quick launch toggle.
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  2. To take a picture, tap the Camera icon.
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  3. To take a video, tap the Record icon. Recording starts immediately.
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  4. To pause the recording, tap the Pause icon.
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  5. Tap the Record icon to resume recording.
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  6. Tap the Stop icon to stop and save the recording.
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  7. To change shooting modes, tap Mode.
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  8. Tap the Desired mode.
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  9. Tap the screen to focus. 
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  10. To zoom in and out pinch your fingers together or apart.
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  11. To switch between the front and rear camera, tap the Switch camera icon.
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  12. Tap the Gallery icon to view or edit saved pictures and videos
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  13. The Samsung device has a 2MP front-facing camera, and a 5MP rear-facing camera. 
    Note: To take a screen shot, press and hold the Home and Power button at the same time until you hear the camera shutter sound and a short flashing animation. To view captured screen shots tap the Gallery or My Files app.
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