Nokia E71x - How do I use the camera on my Nokia E71x (AT&T) device to capture an image or record a video?

To activate the camera, select Menu > Tools > Camera.

Capture an image

Your device supports an image capture resolution of up to 2048 x 1536 pixels.

To capture an image, use the display as a viewfinder, and press the scroll key. The image is saved to Images in My Stuff. To return to the viewfinder, select Back. To delete the image, press the backspace key.

To zoom in or out before capturing an image, scroll up or down. This function is available only when the toolbar is not displayed.

To focus on the subject before capturing the image, press the T key.

The toolbar provides you with shortcuts to different items and settings before and after capturing an image or recording a video. Select a toolbar item.

The available options vary depending on the capture mode and view you are in. The settings return to the default after you close the camera.

Keep a safe distance when using the flash. Do not use the flash on people or animals at close range. Do not cover the flash while taking a picture.

To edit an image, select My Stuff > Images and the image. Select Options > Edit > Options > Apply effect and from the options.

Tip: To turn off the camera capture sound, press and hold # to activate the vibrate profile.

Record a video

To record a video, select video mode from the toolbar. To start recording, press the scroll key.

To pause recording at any time, select Pause. Select Continue to resume recording. To stop recording, select Stop. The video clip is automatically saved to Video clips in My Stuff. The maximum length of the video clip depends on the available memory.

To see the toolbar, scroll left or right.

Camera settings

To change camera settings for still images or video clips, select Options > Settings and the desired setting. The available options vary depending on the selected capture mode.