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Using the Camera on Your Galaxy S7 Active

Pre-loaded camera modes are available on your device. You can capture photos and videos using both the front and the rear lens on your device. You can also edit and share your photos and videos directly.

Opening the Camera App

From the Apps

  1. Navigate to Apps > Camera.

Using the Quick Launch

  1. Double press the Home button.

    Make sure Quick Launch is turned on from the Camera settings.

       

Using the App Shortcut

  1. From the Lock screen, swipe the Camera icon.

    App shortcuts can be changed in the Lock screen and security settings. The default app shortcuts are Phone and Camera.

       

Camera Settings

  1. Double press the Home button to launch the Camera app.

       

  2. Touch the Settings icon.

       

       

  3. Adjust the following to the desired settings.

       

Take a Photo

  1. Double press the Home button to launch the Camera app.

      

  2. To take a photo, touch Capture.

      

Take a Selfie

  1. Double press the Home button to launch the Camera app.

      

  2. To switch to the front camera, touch the Switch Camera icon.

       

Record a Video

  1. Double press the Home button to launch the Camera app.

       

  2. To start recording a video, touch Record.

       

       

  3. To capture still photos while recording a video, touch Capture.

       

       

  4. To temporarily stop the recording, touch Pause.

       

       

  5. To stop and save the recording, touch Stop.

       

Share Photos and Videos

  1. Navigate to Apps > Gallery.

      

  2. Touch the photo or video that you want to share.

      

      

  3. Touch Share.

      

      

  4. Choose from the available sharing options on your screen.

    Sharing options vary based on downloaded apps and enabled features.

      

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