Galaxy S9+: How do I take portraits using Live focus feature?

Last Update Date : May 09. 2018

Step 1. From the Apps list, tap Camera

The Live focus feature allows the camera to capture the subject and the background separately so that you can get an out-of-focus photo with the focus on the subject. Adjust the background blur effect on the preview screen and take a photo that highlights the subject.

 

This feature is recommended that you position subjects about 1 ~ 1.5 m away from the camera lens.

Position the subject that you want to focus on close to the device. Also, use this feature in a place that has sufficient light.

GALAXY S9+: HOW DO I TAKE PORTRAITS USING LIVE FOCUS FEATURE?

Step 2. On the preview screen, tap LIVE FOCUS to use the Live focus feature

GALAXY S9+: HOW DO I TAKE PORTRAITS USING LIVE FOCUS FEATURE?

Step 3. Focus on a particular subject by dragging the background blur adjustment bar to the left or right to adjust the blur level

GALAXY S9+: HOW DO I TAKE PORTRAITS USING LIVE FOCUS FEATURE?

Step 4. Tap Camera icon to take a photo

GALAXY S9+: HOW DO I TAKE PORTRAITS USING LIVE FOCUS FEATURE?

Step 5. Select a photo taken with the Live focus feature and tap ADJUST BACKGROUND BLUR

You can also edit the background blur level of a photo taken with the Live focus feature in Gallery.

GALAXY S9+: HOW DO I TAKE PORTRAITS USING LIVE FOCUS FEATURE?

Step 6. Drag the background blur adjustment bar to the left or right to adjust the blur level, and then tap Save to save photo

GALAXY S9+: HOW DO I TAKE PORTRAITS USING LIVE FOCUS FEATURE?

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