How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?

How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?

Live focus allows you to capture the subject and the background separately. This means you can get photos where the background is blurry with the subject in focus.

1 From the home screen, swipe up to choose apps
How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?
2 Choose Camera
How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?
3 Choose Live Focus
How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?
4 Adjust the blur using the adjustment slider
How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?
5 Choose the camera button to take the photo. Please note: the subject should be approximately 1.2 metres away
How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?

You can also edit the amount of background blur of a Live Focus picture in the gallery

1 In the Gallery, choose a photo taken with Live Focus
How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?
2 Choose ADJUST BACKGROUND BLUR.

Note that this option will appear with pictures taken with Live Focus

How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?
3 Adjust the background blur using the adjustment bar
How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?
4 Save the photo by choosing SAVE AS NEW FILE or choose the tick icon to overwrite the picture
How do I use the Live Focus feature on the Galaxy Note8?

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