Camera & pictures: Nokia Lumia 521

    Learn how to change camera settings and take screen shots on the Nokia Lumia 521. Find out more on this page:

     

    Camera

    Pictures & videos

    Screen shot

     

     

    Camera

    Camera settings

    To change the settings for taking and displaying pictures, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
    2. Tap Camera.
    3. Tap the More icon.
    4. Tap photo settings.
      Note: To adjust camcorder settings, tap video settings.
    5. Tap the desired following settings to adjust:
      • Scenes
      • ISO
      • Exposure Value
      • White Balance
      • Aspect Ratio
      • Focus Assist Light
    6. Tap Save.

     

     

    Set default camera storage

    To change if the camera stores pictures on the internal memory (ROM) or SD card, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Start screen, swipe left to Applications.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap phone storage.
    4. Set Store new pictures on to SD card.

     

     

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    Pictures & videos

    Delete a picture or video

    To delete pictures or videos from the gallery, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
    2. Tap Photos.
    3. Tap one of the following options:
      • camera roll
      • albums
      • date

       4. Touch and hold the picture you want to delete.

       5. Tap delete.

       6. Tap delete again to confirm.

     

     

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    Screen shot

    Take a screen shot

    To take a screen shot of the device display, follow these steps:

     

    1. Press Start and the Power/Lock keys at the same time.
    2. The screen will flash and a shutter sound will be heard.

     

     

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