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Using Smart Modes on Your Galaxy Camera

Your device provides you with several predefined professional photo capture modes called Smart modes. These modes allow you to quickly capture many scene and subject scenarios with professional-like results easily.

Activating Smart Pro Modes

  1. Open the camera app and then touch Mode > Smart .    

  2. Touch the Thumbnail icon to switch to a thumbnail view of the modes. Swipe through the list of smart modes and then touch a thumbnail to select the mode.   


  3. Point the camera at the scene, touch an area of the scene to set the focal point, or center the focal point on the desired area and partially depress the Shutter button.    

  4. Wait for the focal point to turn green and then fully depress the Shutter button.    

Available Smart Modes for Your Samsung Galaxy Camera

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

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