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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