Shooting Mode

Several visual effects are available. Some modes are not available when taking self-portraits.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Camera camera app icon.
  • The camera viewfinder appears.
  1. Swipe to the right for the Mode options. Each section indicates which camera (front or rear) the modes are available for.
  • Rear camera
  • Auto: Allow the camera to evaluate the surroundings and determine the ideal mode for the picture.
  • Pro: Manually adjust the ISO sensitivity, exposure value, white balance, and color tone while taking pictures.
  • Panorama: Create a linear image by taking pictures in either a horizontal or vertical direction.
  • Selective focus: Change the focus of pictures after they have been taken. You can focus on subjects near to the camera, far away from the camera, or both.
  • Slow motion: Record videos at a high frame rate for viewing in slow motion. You can play a specific section of each video in slow motion after recording it.
  • Hyperlapse: Create your own time lapse video by recording at various frame rates. The frame rate is automatically adjusted depending on the scene being recorded and the movement of the device.
  • Food: Take pictures that emphasize the vivid colors of food.
  • Front camera
  • Selfie: Take selfie shots and apply various effects, such as an airbrushed effect.
  • Wide selfie: Take wide-angle selfie shots to fit more people into your pictures.
  • Common
  • Virtual shot: Create multi-directional views of objects.
  • Video collage: Create your own short collages and slow-motion videos without any editing tools.
  • Live broadcast: Broadcast live on YouTube. Share your link with friends so they can watch your video in real time. For more information, see Live Broadcast.
  • Download: Download additional shooting modes from the Galaxy Apps store.
  • More options: See more options for the camera modes.