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Advanced Photo & Video Features

Advanced Photo & Video Features

Learn how to access and use Camera modes, effects, customization, and crop a photo.


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To access the Camera app, from the home screen, select the camera Camera app.

In this tutorial, you will learn how to:

• Access camera modes 
• Customize photo & video settings
• Crop a photo
• Access camera filters


Access camera modes

From the Camera app, swipe left or right on the bottom menu to access modes such as Portrait, PhotoVideo, and Translate.

Note: Portrait allows you to highlight the subject of a photo by blurring the background. Photo allows you to take photos. Video allows you to take videos. Translate allows you to take a photo and translate text in the photo through Google Lens.

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Customize photo and video settings

From the Camera app, select the settings Settings icon. Adjust settings as desired.  

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Crop a photo

1. From the Camera app, select the Gallery icon. Swipe left to the desired photo, then select Edit.

Note: Alternately, from the home screen, select the google photos Gallery Go app > navigate to and select the desired photo.

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2. Select Crop. Select and drag the crop corners to crop as desired, then select Save copy.

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Access camera filters

From the Edit screen, select desired filter from the Filter options, then select Save copy. You can swipe left to access more filters.

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