Camera & pictures: Samsung t159

Learn how to change camera settings and take screen shots on the Samsung t159. 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 Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Media.
  3. Scroll to and select Photos.
  4. Scroll to and select Camera.

 

Exposure

To adjust camera exposure, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Press the Left and Right directional keys to adjust the exposure.

 

Zoom

To zoom using the camera, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Press the Up or Down keys to Zoom in or out before taking a picture.

 

Shooting Mode

To adjust the shooting mode, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Shooting Mode icon.
  4. Scroll to and select one of the following:
  5. Single
  6. Continuous
  7. Smile shot
  8. Night Mode


To turn on/off night mode, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Night Mode icon to turn night mode on or off.

 

Resolution To change the resolution, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Media.
  3. Scroll to and select Photos.
  4. Scroll to and select Camera.
  5. Select Menu.
  6. Scroll to and select the Resolution icon.
  7. Scroll to and select one of the following:
    • 1280 X 960
    • 640 X 480
    • 320 X 240


White balanceTo set the White balance, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Scroll to and select the White Balance icon.
  3. Scroll to and select one of the following:
    • Auto
    • Daylight
    • Incandescent
    • Fluorescent
    • Cloudy
    • Metering


To change Metering, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Metering icon.
  4. Scroll to and select one of the following:
    • Matrix
    • Center-weighted
    • Spot
    • Effects


To change Effects, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Effects icon.
  4. Scroll to and select one of the following:
    • None
    • Black and white
    • Sepia
    • Negative
    • Watercolor
    • Default Destination


To set a default destination for your photos, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Default Destination icon.
  4. Scroll to and select one of the following:
    • Recent recipients
    • Contacts
    • Online album
    • New number
  5. Select Save.

 

Remove Default DestinationTo remove the default destination for your photos, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Default Destination icon.
  4. Scroll to and select Remove.
  5. Select Yes to confirm.

 

TimerTo set self timer, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Timer icon.
  4. Scroll to and select one of the following:
    • Off
    • 2 seconds
    • 5 seconds
    • 10 seconds
    • Viewfinder mode


To adjust the screen mode, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Viewfinder mode icon.
  4. Scroll to and select one of the following:
    • Full screen view and indicator
    • Full screen view
    • Full screen view and guidelines
    • Standard ratio view


Image qualityTo adjust image quality, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.
  4. Scroll to and select Photo.
  5. Under Quality, select one of the following:
    • Economy
    • Fine
    • Superfine
  6. Select Save.
  7. Select Back.

 

Review screenTo turn on or off the review screen, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.
  4. Under Setup, scroll to and select Review screen.
  5. Select On or Off.
  6. Select Save.
  7. Select Back.

 

Shutter soundTo select or shut off the shutter sound, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.
  4. Under Setup, scroll to and select Shutter sound.
  5. Select one of the following:
    • Shutter 1
    • Shutter 2
    • Shutter 3
    • None
  6. Select Save.
  7. Select Back.

 

Review screenTo turn on or off the review screen, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.
  4. Under Setup, scroll to and select Review screen.
  5. Select On or Off.
  6. Select Save.
  7. Select Back.

 

ShortcutsTo view the camera shortcut keys, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the phone.
  2. Select Menu.
  3. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.
  4. Under Setup, scroll to and select Shortcuts to review the shortcut keys for the camera.

 

 

Set default camera storage

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

 

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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 Home screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Media.
  3. Scroll to and select Photos.
  4. Scroll to and select the desired image.
  5. Select Options.
  6. Scroll to and select Delete.
  7. Scroll to and select Selected.
  8. Select Yes to confirm.

 

 

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Screen shot

Take a screen shot

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

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

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