Taking Pictures and Changing Camera Modes

Apple iPhone 8 on iOS 16.0.0

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  1. Note: For this tutorial, we will be doing a walkthrough of all basic items of your devices camera. You may see different camera modes based on the model of your device.

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  2. Step 1/14

    From the Home screen, tap Camera.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  3. Step 2/14

    To take a photo on your device, press the Shutter icon.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  4. Step 3/14

    In order to take a video, swipe to Video and tap the Record icon to start recording.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  5. Step 4/14

    Tap the Stop icon to stop recording.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  6. Step 5/14

    To access TIME-LAPSE, swipe to TIME-LAPSE and tap the Record icon to start recording.

    Note: You may want to plug in iPhone before recording a time-lapse video in order to assist with battery usage

    The indicator is towards the right.
  7. Step 6/14

    Tap the Stop icon to stop recording.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  8. Step 7/14

    In order to switch the camera views, tap the Switch Camera icon on your device.

    Note: This will apply to all but the Pano and Slow-Mo options of your device's camera. Swiping to either Pano or Slow-Mo will set your device's view to the rear device view, and you will need to swipe to a different camera mode and tap the Switch Camera icon again to return to the front device view.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  9. Step 8/14

    Swipe to Photo.

    The indicator is towards the right.
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    In order to take a live photo, tap the LIVE icon to turn on Live mode.

    The indicator is towards the left.
  11. Step 10/14

    Tap the Shutter icon to take a photo.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  12. Step 11/14

    Tap the Photos icon.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
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    Hard press and hold the photo to view a short video captured when the photo was taken.

    Note: Live Photos capture audio as well as video, so any sound will be heard in your Live Photo when it's played back. You can also view your Live Photo by tapping on the photo in the bottom screen search bar and dragging the viewfinder.

    The indicator is in the center.
  14. Step 13/14

    Tap the Back icon to return to the Camera.

    The indicator is in the top left.
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    Step 14 of 14:

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