Samsung used a new Galaxy S8 camera app in Galaxy S8 and S8+ with an revamped interface, Bixby vision integration, and supports for more gestures.
The interface of Galaxy S8 camera app interface looks similar to that in Galaxy S7 with Android Nougat update.
This Galaxy S8 camera guide will explain to you how to use Galaxy S8 camera app, and how to use touchscreen gestures in Galaxy S8 camera app in Galaxy S8 and S8+.
Galaxy S8 camera app preview screen
When you launch Galaxy S8 camera app in Galaxy S8 or S8+, you will first get the Galaxy S8 camera preview screen as shown below.
Please note, you can use Galaxy S8 camera quick launch to get this interface directly without tapping the camera app icon.
Galaxy S8 camera preview screen is the centralized interface for using the camera in Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+.
1. Shutter button
Tap the shutter button (marked as 1 in the screenshot below) to take a picture.
Please note, in Galaxy S8 camera, you can also enable a floating shutter button in addition to this fixed button.
You can also slide (right and left) the shutter button to zoom in and out.
2. Video recording button
You can start to record a video by tapping the video recording button (marked as 2 in the screenshot below)
Once the recording starts, you can pause or stop.
You can also take photos when recording.
3. Gallery shortcut button
You can access Gallery app directly by tapping this Gallery app shortcut button (marked as 3 in the screenshot below).
By default, the thumbnail of the latest photo will be shown in the preview screen.
4. Animated filters button
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