[HOWTO] Use the Camera App

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Camera Icon Camera Screen
open_camera_icon open_camera_mainscreen

Features

  • Option to auto-level so your pictures are perfectly level no matter what.
  • Expose your camera’s functionality: support for scene modes, color effects, white balance, ISO, exposure compensation/lock, selfie with “screen flash”, HD video and more.
  • Handy remote controls: timer (with optional voice countdown), auto-repeat mode (with configurable delay).
  • Option to take photo remotely by making a noise, or by voice command “cheese”.
  • Configurable volume keys and user interface.
  • Upside-down preview option for use with attachable lenses.
  • Overlay a choice of grids and crop guides.
  • Optional GPS location tagging (geotagging) of photos and videos; for photos this includes compass direction (GPSImgDirection, GPSImgDirectionRef).
    Apply date and timestamp, location coordinates, and custom text to photos; store date/time and location as video subtitles (.SRT).
    Panorama, including for front camera.
  • Support for HDR (with auto-alignment and ghost removal) and Exposure Bracketing.
  • Support for Camera2 API: manual controls (with optional focus assist); burst mode; RAW (DNG) files; slow motion video.
  • Noise reduction (including low light night mode) and Dynamic range optimization modes for better quality photos.
  • Options for on-screen histogram, zebra stripes, focus peaking.
  • Focus bracketing mode.

How to use the Camera app

  • To access a comprehensive guide on the Open Camera please check the document here
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About the Project

Project Source Code
Project is forked from https://sourceforge.net/p/opencamera/code/ci/master/tree/

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