Photos and Videos for Motorola DEFY XT

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For DEFY XT Users

 

Take photos

 

Tap Home, tap the All Apps icon, then tap Camera to open the camera app.

Tap the shutter icon once to take a photo.

  • Zoom
    Tap the - and + icons to adjust

  • Select camera
    Tapping this option will toggle between the regular camera view and front-facing camera view. 
    Note: The front-facing camera quality is not as good as the regular camera quality.

  • Camera/video
    Tapping this option will toggle between the photo camera and the video camera.

Camera modes

To access camera modes, tap the up arrow at the bottom of the camera screen.

  • Scene mode
    Choose from: Auto, Action, Portrait, Landscape, Night, Night Portrait, Sunset, or Steady Photo.
  • Color effect
    Swipe your finger in the outer box to choose from: None, Mono, Sepia, Negative, Solarize, or Aqua.

  • Flash mode
    Choose from: On, Off, or Auto.

 

Camera settings

To access camera settings, tap Menu.

 

Location tag on/off

Tapping this option will turn on/off the location tap.
Note: This uses GPS functionality.

 

 

 

Basic settings

 

  • Picture size
    Choose from 5M Pixels (2592x1944), 3M Pixels (2048x1536), 1M Pixels (1024x768), VGA (640x480), or QVGA (320x240).

  • Picture quality
    Choose from Super fine, Fine, or Normal.

  • Shutter sound
    Choose Off/On.

  • Grid
    Choose Off/On.

  • Restore defaults
    Tap to restore camera settings to default.

 

Advanced settings

 

  • White balance
    Choose from Auto, Incandescent, Daylight, Fluorescent, or Cloudy.

  • Metering mode
    Choose from Frame Average, Center Weighted, or Spot Metering.

  • Brightness
    Choose Level from -3 to 3.

  • Saturation
    Choose Level from -1 to 5.

  • Contrast
    Choose Level from -1 to 5.

  • Sharpness
    Choose Level from -3 to 3.

  • Anti banding
    Choose from Off, 50 Hz, 60 Hz, or Auto.

 

 


 

 

Take videos

 

Tap Home, tap the All Apps icon, then tap Camcorder to open the video app.

  • To start recording, tap the red recorder icon.
  • To stop recording, tap the white square icon.

Camcorder modes

To access camcorder modes, tap the up arrow on the camcorder screen.

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  • Color effect
    Swipe your finger in the outer box to choose from: None, Mono, Sepia, Negative, Solarize, or Aqua.
  • Flash mode
    Choose from: Off or On.
  • Select camera
    Tapping this option will toggle between the regular camcorder view and front-facing camcorder view.  Note: The front-facing camcorder quality is not as good as the regular camcorder quality.
  • Camera/Video
    Tapping this option will toggle between the video camera and the photo camera.

 

 

 

Camcorder settings

To access camcorder settings, tap Menu.

 

  • Video quality
    Choose from WVGA (800x480), VGA (640x480), CIF (352x288), QVGA (320x240), or QCIF (176x144).

  • Video encoder
    Choose from MPEG4, H263, or H264.

  • White balance
    Choose from Auto, Incandescent, Daylight, Fluorescent, or Cloudy.

 

View & delete photos and videos

 

 

View photos and videos

 

  1. Tap 3.png Home.
  2. Tap the 4.png All Apps icon.
  3. Tap 5.png My Gallery.

Delete photos and videos

 

  1. Tap 6.png Home.
  2. Tap the 7.png All Apps icon.
  3. Tap 8.png My Gallery.
  4. Tap on the camera folder.
  5. Tap 9.png Menu twice.
  6. Select the photo or video you'd like to delete by tapping the photo or tapping on the check box in the right hand corner of the video.
  7. Tap Delete.

 

 


 

Share photos and videos

Note: MMS (picture/video text messaging) is not available for the DEFY XT.

 

Share photos

  1. Tap  10.png Home.
  2. Tap the 11.png All Apps icon.
  3. Tap 12.png My Gallery.
  4. Tap on the photo you want to share.
  5. Tap Menu.
  6. Tap Share.
  7. Choose where to share your photo (Play To, Facebook, Google+, Picasa, Email, Gmail, or Bluetooth).

Share videos

  1. Tap  13.pngHome.
  2. Tap the 14.pngAll Apps icon.
  3. Tap 15.pngMy Gallery.
  4. Tap on the camera folder.
  5. Tap 16.pngMenu twice.
  6. Select the video you'd like to share by tapping on the check box in the right hand corner of the video.
  7. Tap Share.
  8. Choose where to share your video (Play To, Facebook, Google+, Picasa, Email, Gmail, or Bluetooth).

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