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Camera Modes

Learn what camera modes are available on your device and what each mode does.


Prenote info

For more information on how to use the device's camera, see the Take a Picture and Take a Video tutorials. For technical details about your camera, visit the Specifications tutorial.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to access the following:

• Camera modes
• Manual photo mode
• Manual video mode
• Portrait Mode
• Sticker Mode
• Night view

This tutorial requires you to open the Camera app. From the home screen, select the camera app Camera app. To access the camera from the lock screen, select and drag the camera icon Camera icon up. 

Camera modes

From the Camera app, swipe left or right to the the desired camera mode.

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To access additional camera features such as Slo-mo and Panorama, from the camera screen, swipe left to More then select the desired camera mode

Note: Slo-mo allows you to record videos in slow motion. Panorama allows you to create a wide photo of a panoramic view.

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Manual photo mode

From the More screen, select Manual Camera. Select the desired settings, then adjust as desired.

Note: Manual photo mode allows you to use more sophisticated camera settings while taking photos.

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Portrait Mode

From the Camera app, swipe left or right to Portrait. Select the desired setting, then adjust as desired.

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Sticker mode

From the Camera app, swipe left or right to Sticker then swipe left or right to the desired option.

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Night mode

From the More screen, select Night view. Select and drag the Brightness slider to adjust camera brightness as desired.

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