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Using the Camera on Your Galaxy Tab S3

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

Take Pictures

  1. Navigate to Apps > Camera.

  2. Using the display screen as a viewfinder, compose your shot by aiming the camera at the subject.

  3. While composing your picture, use the available options described below:

    • To focus the shot, touch the screen. When you touch the screen, a brightness scale is displayed. Slide the light bulb up or down to adjust the brightness.
    • To add an effects filter, swipe to the left and touch a preview filter to apply it to the screen.
    • To add a shooting mode, swipe to the right and select a mode.
    • To quickly switch between the front and rear cameras, swipe the screen up or down.
    • To add a camera setting, touch a Quick settings icon or Settings.

  4. Touch Capture to take the picture.

Record Videos

If you have an SD card installed, pictures and videos are stored to the SD card. If no card is installed, pictures and videos are saved to your phone’s memory.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Camera.

  2. Aim the camera at your subject and then touch Record.

  3. To take a picture while recording, touch Capture.

  4. To pause recording, touch Pause.

  5. To resume recording, touch Resume.

  6. To stop recording, touch Stop.

Manage Camera Modes

  1. Navigate to Apps > Camera.

  2. To access the Camera Modes, swipe to the right.

  3. Touch More Options.

  4. Use the following options to manage camera modes:

    • Edit: Rearrange the order of the camera modes.
    • Add shortcut on Home screen: Add your favorite camera modes to the Home screen for quick access.
    • Info: View detailed information of the camera modes.

Download Camera Modes

  1. Navigate to Apps > Camera.

  2. To access the Camera Modes, swipe to the right.

  3. Touch DOWNLOAD.

  4. Select the desired camera mode and then touch Download.

Camera Settings

  1. Navigate to Apps > Camera.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Adjust the following to the desired camera settings.

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