Camera & gallery: Nokia Lumia 521

Use these steps to support gallery functions on the Nokia Lumia 521.




Camera settings

  1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. Tap the More icon.
  4. Tap photo settings. 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.


Change default camera storage

Pictures can be stored on the internal memory (ROM) or SD card.


  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.


Delete pictures & videos

  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.



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