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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. From the home screen, select the Camera icon.
    Note: Upon first access, you will be prompted to allow the camera to access the device location. Select DENY or ALLOW to continue. This device has a 13MP rear-facing camera and a 2MP front-facing camera. The video recorder is 1080p at 30fps.
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  2. To switch between front and rear camera, select the Camera flip icon.
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  3. To change the camera mode, select the Menu icon.
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  4. Select the Desired camera mode.
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  5. To focus the camera, touch the Desired area of the photo you wish to focus on. A cirlce will appear when the are is selected. 
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  6. To zoom in to the photo, with two fingers in the middle of the screen, Move your fingers apart towards the edge of the screen.
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  7. To zoom out of the photo, with two fingers on either side of the screen, Move your fingers inward towards the middle of the screen.
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  8. To take a photo, select the Capture button.
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  9. To switch to video mode, swipe left to the video screen.
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  10. To begin recording a video, select the Record icon.
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  11. To capture a photo while taking a video, select the Capture icon.
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  12. To pause the recording of a video, select the Pause icon. To stop recording, select the Stop icon.
    Note: For this tutorial, the Pause icon was selected.
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  13. To continue recording, select the Record icon. To stop recording, select the Stop icon.
    Note: Videos are automatically saved when recording ends. 
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  14. To access videos and photos, select the Gallery icon.
    Note: Photos and videos can also be viewed from the homescreen by selecting the Apps icon > Photos > Follow prompts to access photos.
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  15. To take a screenshot, press and hold the Power/Lock and Volume-down buttons.
    Note: To access screenshots, from the home screen, select the Apps Tray icon > Photos > Albums > Screenshots.
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