Learn how to browse and view photos and videos on your phone, how to organise them, and how to view them on a TV.
The photos you have taken or videos you have recorded are collected in Gallery, where you can view and edit them.
You can also view the photos and videos on a compatible TV.
To find your photos and videos easily, add tags to them, or mark them as favourites.
View a photo or video
To browse all photos on the phone or videos recorded with the phone camera, select , then scroll up or down. To browse the photos taken or videos recorded with the phone camera, select , then scroll up or down.
Select the photo. To show the toolbar, tap the photo.
Place two fingers on the screen, and slide your fingers apart or together.
To quickly zoom in or out, double-tap the screen.
Select a photo, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select > Slide show . The slide show starts from the selected photo. To stop the slide show, tap the screen.
Select a video.
Photos and videos can also be sent to you from a compatible device. You can view a received photo directly in Gallery and a received video in Videos.
Organise your photos and videos
To organise your photos and videos, add tags to them, or mark them as favourites. With tags and favourites, it's easy to categorise and find the photos and videos in Gallery.
Tags are keywords that you can create and attach to your photos and videos. Geotags are tags that include location information, such as country and city.
Add a tag
Select a photo or video, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select > Edit tags .
Select a tag. To create a new tag, select Add new tag.
You can also add the same tags to several photos or videos at a time.
Add tags to several photos or videos
In the Gallery main view, select > Edit tags .
Select the photos or videos and Edit tags.
Select the tags, or create new ones, and select Done.
Select a photo or video, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select > Edit tags > Edit geotags . Move the indicator to the correct location, then select Done > Done .
In the Gallery main view, select > Filter by tags , then select the tag and View.
You can also view photos and videos that match several tags. Selecting several tags shows the photos and videos that are marked with all of the selected tags.
Select a photo or video, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select .
In the Gallery main view, open the tab.
Tag people in your photos
To easily combine the names with the faces in your photos, add face tags to your photos in Gallery.
Face recognition needs to be on before you can add face tags.
Select and Applications > Gallery , and switch Face recognition on.
Add a face tag to an unnamed face
Select a photo, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select the bubble with the question mark.
Write the name, or select , and select the person from your contacts list.
After you have named a face a few times, the app starts to suggest a name for a face it recognises.
Accept or change a suggested face tag
Select a photo, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select the bubble with the suggested name.
To accept the suggested name, select Save. To change the name, select , then select the person from your contacts list. You can also start writing a name, and the phone suggests a matching name from your contacts list.
To quickly accept the suggested name, double-tap the bubble.
In the Gallery main view, open the tab.
All the face tags that you have added to your photos in your phone may not be visible when you share the photos in a social networking service. In some social networking services, you can only add face tags to persons on your friend list.
View a photo or video on a TV
Want to show the photos and videos on your phone to your family and friends? Connect your phone to a compatible TV, and view the photos and videos on a bigger screen.
You need to use a Nokia Video Connectivity Cable (available separately), and may need to change the TV-out settings.
Select and Accessories > TV-out .
Do not connect products that create an output signal as this may cause damage to the phone. Do not connect any voltage source to the headset connector. If you connect an external device or headset, other than those approved by Nokia for use with this phone, to the headset connector, pay special attention to volume levels.
Plug a Nokia Video Connectivity Cable to the video input of a compatible TV. The colour of the plugs must match the colour of the sockets.
Plug the other end of the Nokia Video Connectivity Cable to the headset connector of your phone.
Select a photo or video.
If your TV supports DLNA, and is connected to a WLAN, you can view the photos and videos also without the cable connection. See View your photos and videos wirelessly on your home entertainment system .