Take Photos with the Selfie App on Microsoft Lumia 535

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Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we're going to show you how you can take a photo using the Lumia Selfie application on a Microsoft Lumia 535.

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    To get started, I'll turn on the phone by pressing the power button on the right-hand side of the phone.
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    Once the phone is activated, you'll see the lock screen.
    Swipe the lock screen up, and this will take us to the home screen.
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    Now we need to press the Lumia Selfie tile.
    Mine is located here on the lower left-hand corner of my home screen. It is the purple tile with a white frame and a white outline of a lady with some kind of paintbrush.
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    If you do not have this Tile pinned to your home screen, then swipe left and find it in the app menu.
    Wherever it may be, press the Lumia Selfie Tile to enter the application.
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    You'll see now the camera we're using located at the front of the phone.
    There is a camera at the back, but obviously if you want to take a selfie, you want to look into the screen so that you can take your selfie.
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    To do this, we can just press the button located at the bottom center of the screen.
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    We can also turn the camera around and use the camera at the back.
    The camera at the back is better, and it has different options. You can see now, up at the top left-hand side, there is an icon of a lightning bolt. It is very faint because we cannot use it right now.
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    If you press the icon that looks like a white circle with the black form of a person inside it, that will switch to use the camera at the back of the phone.
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    You can see now I am using the camera at the back of the phone.
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    It is facing the wall.
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    I don't want to do that right now.
    I want to take a proper selfie. With this setting you can see I can now use the flash setting.
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    I want to go back to using the front camera, so I will press the icon at the top that looks like a camera inside a circle with a person next to it.
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    Now it is back to the original position.
    I am going to take a photo, so I am simply going to press the photo icon at the bottom in the middle that is the camera inside the white circle.
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    I will take a photo of my hand.
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    Now you can see my fingers.
    I have taken a hand selfie. It's going to be a new selfie. It will be all the craze, so you will want to get on board with that now.
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    You will see a button in the bottom center of the camera.
    It is the flip button. If I press that button it will flip the image.
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    You can see that it's flipped the image around.
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    Press the same button again to go back to the original image.
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    The option beside it, which is the white circle with dots inside forming a square, will form a square around the image
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    If you press that button again it will create a landscape or rectangular frame.
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    If you press it again, it will create the portrait frame.
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    You have different options on how you want to frame your photo.
    When you're satisfied with your image, you can press the icon with the white check mark at the bottom of the screen.
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    Once pressed, and that will take you to the next option.
    It's going to add some effects You will notice it says "No face detected, could not enhance." If there is a face, you can use this enhance icon at the bottom of the screen on the left-hand side. If you have a face on your selfie, as most people normally do, you will be able to press that icon. That will help to clean up and enhance the faces.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to take a photo when using the Lumia Selfie application on a Microsoft Lumia 535.
    If you would like to see some more videos on the application, for example, how to add effects, then you can find the find the videos on this website, so search for them.
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    If you have any questions or comments about this video, or would like to know more about the application itself, please leave them in the comments section below and we will answer them for you.
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Video: Take Photos with the Selfie App on Microsoft Lumia 535

Questions and Answers

How to take a selfie on my Nokia?

I can't take a selfie on my phone. I have tried: Everything. I think it was caused by: I don't know

Some phones like Lumia 520, 521, 525, 526, or 530 do not have a frontal camera (the one above the touch screen). You will have to turn it around to use the rear camera to take self-portrait pictures.

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    To open the timer, open the Camera application.
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    Tap on the three dots in the lower-right corner.
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    Select "Timer" and choose a timer.
    • If your phone has no timer function, you can download and install Camera Timer.
    • Alternatively, just put your finger above the camera shutter-release button, turn the phone around and tap on the button with the finger above it to take an instant self-portrait picture.
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    Tap on "OK".
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    Tap on the shutter-release button.
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    Turn the phone around so that the rear camera is facing you.
    A picture will be taken.
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