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

The Live focus feature allows the camera to capture the subject and the background separately, so that you can take photos with the focus on the subject, or even modify a photo from the Gallery.

How to take a photo using Live focus

Please note: For a better result, the subject should be positioned at a distance between 1 and 1.5 m from the camera lens. 

1 Launch the camera app and select 'Live Focus' on the screen.
2 Adjust the blur level, by sliding the focus adjustment bar.
Camera App with Live focus function selected

How to edit a photo using Live Focus

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

1 Select a photo taken with the Live focus feature from the Gallery, then tap 'Adjust Background Blur'.
Live focus photo on gallery App with Adjust background blur option selected
2 Drag the background focus bar to adjust the blur level, and then tap the check icon to save the photo.
Live focus picture with background blur adjustment bar

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