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Available Shooting Modes on Your Galaxy Camera

Your Galaxy Camera has several shooting modes. Each mode provides you with predefined settings that make capturing photos of higher quality both easy and fast. To change the shooting mode, open the camera app, and touch Mode.

Shooting Modes

  • Auto : The camera determines the ideal mode for the photo.   

  • Smart : Capture professional-like photos quickly and easily using these predefined modes:   

    Beauty Face Corrects facial imperfections automatically when taking portraits
    Best Phote Select the best photos when you take a series of photos
    Continuous Shot Take photos continuously at a rate of four per second, with a maximum of 20 photos
    Best Face Select the best photo of each person from five consecutive photos and merge into one best photo
    Landscape Take photos that emphasize the landscape and sky by making the green and blue more intense
    Macro Take photos of close objects or text
    Action Freeze Take photos of fast-moving subjects, such as capturing photos at sporting events
    Rich Tone Take and merge photos in various exposures to create soft and rich colors
    Panorama Take panoramic photos made up of a maximum eight consecutive photos
    Waterfall Take photos of waterfall and flowing water using a long exposure
    Silhouette Take photos of silhouettes with backlighting
    Sunset Take photos that emphasize the sunset by making the colors more intense
    Night Take photos by combining photos to get a brighter, clearing photo in low light, without flash
    Fireworks Take photos of fireworks using long exposure at night
    Light Trace Take photos of light trails using long exposure at night
  • Expert : Settings can be fine tuned to fit the scene you are trying to capture.   


    Full Manual


    All camera settings, except exposure value,can be adjusted separately.



    Use this option to manually set ISO sensitivity or exposure value (EV). The shutter speed and aperture will be set automatically.


    Aperture Priority 

    Use this option to manually set the aperture level.Shutter speed will be set automatically by the camera.


    Speed Priority

    Use this option to manually set the shutter speed. Aperture level will be set automatically.

    Manual Camcorder

    Use this option to open up all of the camcorder options available on your camera. When selected, all movie sizes and frame rates will be available from the settings menu.

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