Galaxy S5: Different Camera modes

Last Update date : 2017.10.04

Galaxy S5


Six preloaded modes such as Auto, Beauty face, Shot & More, Panorama, Virtual tour shot, Dual Camera mode.

Additional downloadable modes from Samsung Apps are also available. Select the Mode button.  

Default is Auto mode. Use this to allow the camera to evaluate the surroundings and determine the ideal mode

for the photo. Scroll and tap the mode you want.


Note: During shooting process across all modes, hold the device steady until it finishes taking the picture.


Beauty face: Take flawless portrait pictures using the airbrush effect.

This function may not work when it’s too dark or when the subject is too close to the camera.

Shot and more: Explore the various effects available for burst shots.

Effects can be applied right after taking your pictures or in Studio.

The following effects are available in Shot & more: Best photo, Best face, Eraser, Drama shot, Panning shot.

Panorama: Take a photo composed of many photos strung together.

Create a linear panorama by taking pictures in either a horizontal or vertical direction.

To get the best shot, follow these tips. 

● Move the camera slowly in one direction. 
Keep the camera’s viewfinder within the guide frame. 
Avoid taking photos of a subject in front of unrecognizable backgrounds, such as empty

skies or plain walls.

Virtual tour shot: Take photos of a space by moving the device and shooting from different angles

and apply a 3D-effect to them. Create interactive virtual tours of your surroundings.

To start taking a Virtual tour shot, place the target pointer at the centre of the circle.

Dual Shot: You can take pictures and record videos using the front and rear cameras at the same time.

A variety of picture-in-picture styles are available.

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