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Using the camera ** New 2018 - moto g5s plus

Using the camera ** New 2018 - moto g5s plus

Tip: To enable all features and get optimized performance, visit the Play Store to ensure you are running the latest version of Motorola Camera.

Does your camera look like this? Image Click here.

This is the main view when you open your camera.


Frame your subject:

  • To switch between front-facing and back-facing cameras, touch Image 
  • To zoom, press your finger to the screen and slide up or down to zoom back out 
  • To change the focus location, drag the focus ring.
  • To change the exposure, slide the control on the focus ring to lighten or darken the shot.


Touch Image to take a photo.

To shoot continuously, touch & hold Image; your captures are counted on the shutter.

Want to use manual (professional) mode?

When taking a picture, do you see Image? Click here to learn more about Smart Camera.

Switching to video, here is what you will see.


Select  Image  for additional settings and special camera modes.



Learn more about photo settings here.

Need help sharing and editing photos? Click here for details on transferring from your phone to your computer.

Photo Modes

Learn more about Portrait

Learn more about Cutout

Learn more about Spot color

Learn more about Panorama

Learn more about Text Scanner

Learn more about Face Filters

Video Modes

Learn more about Slow motion

Learn more about Face Filters

Troubleshooting tips

  • Third-party cases can interfere with the camera. Try removing the case if you have image-quality issues with photos.
  • Please make sure there is not a protective covering over the camera lens.
  • Ensure the camera lens is clean and free from any obstructions. Take a dry cloth and gently clean the camera lens.
  • Make sure your finger is not covering or shading the camera lens while taking the photo or video. 

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