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Take a picture or video

Take a picture or video

Take a screenshot, 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 the Camera app.
    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 change the camera mode tap MODE.
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  3. To switch between the front and rear camera, tap the Switch camera icon.
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  4. To take a picture, tap the Camera icon.
    Note: To delete, go to Apps > Gallery > select desired picture, then tap the Delete icon.
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  5. To take a video, tap the Camcorder icon. Recording starts immediately.
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  6. To take a photo while recording, tap the Camera icon.
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  7. To pause the recording, tap the Pause icon.
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  8. Tap the Record icon to resume recording.
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  9. Tap the Stop icon to stop and save the recording.
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  10. Tap the Gallery icon to view saved pictures and videos.
    Note: To edit go to Apps > Gallery > select the desired picture > tap the More icon, then tap Edit. Edit as desired. 
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  11. To zoom in and out pinch your fingers together or apart.
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  12. The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ rear camera is 16MP and the front camera is 5MP. The video recorder can shoot up to UHD 4K (3840 x 2160).
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