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    Taking photos and recording videos

    Camera overview on Sony Smartphone
    1 Front camera lens
    2 Select capturing mode
    3 Switch between the front and main camera
    4 Zoom in or out
    5 Camera key – Activate the camera/Take photos/Record videos
    6 View photos and videos
    7 Save location
    8 Take photos or record videos
    9 Go back a step or exit the camera
    10 Capturing mode settings
    11 Flash settings

    To take a photo from the lock screen

    1. To activate the screen, briefly press the power key Icn sony key and power k90.
    2. To activate the camera, touch and hold Icn sony camera cap mode normal, then swipe it anywhere.
    3. After the camera opens, tap Icn sony camera onscreen lock button.

    Tip

    You can activate the camera when the screen is locked and inactive. To do this, press the camera key fully. Press again to take a photo.

    To take a photo using the camera key

    1. Activate the camera.
    2. Press the camera key fully down.

    To take a selfie using the front camera

    1. Activate the camera.
    2. Tap Icn sony cam front main.
    3. To take the photo, press the camera key.

    To use the still camera flash

    1. When the camera is open, tap Icn sony camera quick settings flash auto .
    2. Select your desired flash setting.
    3. Take the photo.

    To use the zoom function

    • When the camera is open, pinch or spread on the camera screen.
    • You can also use the volume key, pressing up or down. To enable this function, tap Icn sony menu settings l then tap More > Use Volume key as.

    To record a video using the camera key

    1. Activate the camera.
    2. Swipe the screen to select Icn sony camera switch video.
    3. To start recording a video, press the camera key.
    4. To stop recording, press the camera key again.

    To record a video

    1. Activate the camera.
    2. If video mode is not selected, swipe the screen to select Icn sony camera switch video.
    3. Point the camera towards the subject.
    4. To start recording, tap Icn sony gingerbread cam start recording.
    5. To pause when recording a video, tap Icn sony semc camera pause normal. To resume recording, tap Icn sony gingerbread cam start recording.
    6. To stop recording, tap Icn sony gingerbread cam stop recording.

    To take a photo when recording a video

    • To take a photo while recording a video, tap Icn sony camera onscreen lock button. The photo is taken as soon as you release the camera button.

    To view your photos and videos

    1. Activate the camera, then tap a thumbnail to open a photo or video.
    2. Flick left or right to view your photos and videos.

    To delete a photo or video

    1. Find the photo or video that you want to delete.
    2. Tap the screen to display the toolbar.
    3. Tap Icn sony menu delete.
    4. Tap DELETE to confirm.
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