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Sony Xperia Z

Sony Xperia Z

How to guides

Use camera

Follow these instructions to use the camera.

Step 1 of 21

Turn on the camera

Press the menu icon.

Step 2 of 21

Turn on the camera

Press Camera.

Step 3 of 21

Take a picture

To turn on the flash:
Press the flash icon.

Step 4 of 21

Take a picture

Press Fill flash.

Step 5 of 21

Take a picture

To zoom in and out:
Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key.

Step 6 of 21

Take a picture

Point the camera lens at the required object.

Step 7 of 21

Take a picture

Press the camera icon to take the picture.
The picture is saved automatically.

Step 8 of 21

Select option

You have a number of other options when taking pictures using your phone's camera.
Select one of the following options:
Select resolution, go to 3a.
Select scene mode, go to 3b
Turn geotagging on or off, go to 3c.
Select memory, go to 3d.

Step 9 of 21

3a - Select resolution

Press the settings icon.

Step 10 of 21

3a - Select resolution

Press Resolution.

Step 11 of 21

3a - Select resolution

Press the required setting.

Step 12 of 21

3b - Select scene mode

Press the camera mode icon.

Step 13 of 21

3b - Select scene mode

Press Scene selection.

Step 14 of 21

3b - Select scene mode

Press the required setting.

Step 15 of 21

3c - Turn geotagging on or off

Press the settings icon.

Before you can turn geotagging on or off, you need to turn on GPS. Click here for information on how to turn on GPS.
Step 16 of 21

3c - Turn geotagging on or off

Press Geotagging.

Before you can turn geotagging on or off, you need to turn on GPS. Click here for information on how to turn on GPS.
Step 17 of 21

3c - Turn geotagging on or off

Press On or Off.

Before you can turn geotagging on or off, you need to turn on GPS. Click here for information on how to turn on GPS.
Step 18 of 21

3d - Select memory

Press the settings icon.

SD card is only available if you've inserted a memory card. Click here for information on how to insert a memory card.
Step 19 of 21

3d - Select memory

Press Data storage.

SD card is only available if you've inserted a memory card. Click here for information on how to insert a memory card.
Step 20 of 21

3d - Select memory

Press Internal storage or SD card.

SD card is only available if you've inserted a memory card. Click here for information on how to insert a memory card.
Step 21 of 21

Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

1. Turn on the camera

Press the menu icon.
Press Camera.

2. Take a picture

To turn on the flash:
Press the flash icon.
Press Fill flash.
To zoom in and out:
Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key.
Point the camera lens at the required object.
Press the camera icon to take the picture.
The picture is saved automatically.

3. Select option

You have a number of other options when taking pictures using your phone's camera.
Select one of the following options:
Select resolution, go to 3a.
Select scene mode, go to 3b
Turn geotagging on or off, go to 3c.
Select memory, go to 3d.

4. 3a - Select resolution

Press the settings icon.
Press Resolution.
Press the required setting.

5. 3b - Select scene mode

Press the camera mode icon.
Press Scene selection.
Press the required setting.

6. 3c - Turn geotagging on or off

Press the settings icon.
Before you can turn geotagging on or off, you need to turn on GPS. Click here for information on how to turn on GPS.
Press Geotagging.
Before you can turn geotagging on or off, you need to turn on GPS. Click here for information on how to turn on GPS.
Press On or Off.
Before you can turn geotagging on or off, you need to turn on GPS. Click here for information on how to turn on GPS.

7. 3d - Select memory

Press the settings icon.
SD card is only available if you've inserted a memory card. Click here for information on how to insert a memory card.
Press Data storage.
SD card is only available if you've inserted a memory card. Click here for information on how to insert a memory card.
Press Internal storage or SD card.
SD card is only available if you've inserted a memory card. Click here for information on how to insert a memory card.

8. Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

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