Flagship Samsung phones can take excellent photos of the Moon, even if it is far away from the Earth. Another step ahead, today, we are sharing a quite helpful guide, which guides you on how to take stunning Star photos using your Samsung Galaxy.
In case you are far away from the city lights and see a very clear sky, Stars shine like diamonds. As it’s not possible to have such a view in city lights, therefore, it becomes necessary to store this moment in the photograph to showcase to others in family and friends.
Using your Galaxy device, you can take good pictures of the stars in Pro mode, however, RAW file correction is not easy, and the setting is difficult for beginners. Meanwhile, the Expert RAW app introduces new “Astro mode” for the Galaxy S22 series devices.
Expert RAW Star photos
It becomes a quite simple task to take photos of Stars using the Expert RAW app in the Galaxy S22 series devices. You just need to fix your phone on a tripod, open Expert RAW >> Astro mode and set the exposure time, and wait, the stars come out very well.
Pro mode Star photos
Expert RAW astro mode is currently limited to the Galaxy S22 series, hence, other Galaxy device users have to wait until the feature arrives officially. In the meantime, they can still capture great star photos using the Samsung Camera app’s Pro mode in your Galaxy. [Camera >> Pro photo >> Focus – Infinite >> Exposure time – 30 secs]
However, it is not easy for people to stay still for more than 30 seconds. Besides, it is difficult to shoot with long exposures of 4 to 10 minutes in astronomical mode. In that case, you can make use of 30 seconds of exposure time in Pro mode!
Guideline feature of the Camera app divides the display into 9 areas with 4 lines. You can take advantage of these guidelines by referring to the line and placing the subject in the exact center. If you place the subject at the point and leave a blank space in the direction of the eye.
Here’s how to switch your Galaxy buds between your phone and tablet
If you own a pair of Galaxy Buds, you might want to use them with both your phone and tablet. But how do you switch between the two devices without having to manually disconnect and reconnect them? Don’t worry, you can do that as Samsung offers a function for Galaxy devices named “Auto switch to other devices”.
The Auto switch to other devices function allows your Galaxy Buds to automatically connect to the phone or tablet you’re using when you start a call or play media. This way, you don’t have to worry about missing a call or pausing your music when you switch devices. You can enjoy seamless audio across your Samsung devices.
To use this feature, you need to sign in to the same Samsung account on both your phone and tablet. This feature may vary depending on your device, so make sure you have the latest software update on both devices. You also need to enable Bluetooth on both devices and pair your Galaxy Buds with them.
To enable the auto switch feature, follow these steps:
- Tap on Earbuds settings.
- Tap on the Auto switch to other devices option
- Toggle on the switch, next to the devices you want to use with the auto switch.
That’s it! Now you can enjoy using your Galaxy Buds with both your phone and tablet without any issue. You can also disable the auto switch feature anytime by following the same steps and toggling off the switch.
Here’s how to add transitional effects on lock screen of your Samsung device
Samsung offers a bundle of features for lock screen customization on your Galaxy smartphone. In addition to the wallpaper, you can now add transition effects for lock screen wallpapers, all thanks to the Samsung Wonderland Good Lock module.
The new update of Samsung Wonderland added a new type of wallpaper that includes captivating transition effects when the user turns on the screen. It allows users to customize their experience by setting different wallpapers with transitions.
How to add transitional effects on the lock screen?
To apply the transition effect lock screen wallpaper, you just need to follow a few steps given below.
- Open Samsusng Wonderland app.
- Tap on the “Create your different lock screen effect” option.
- Select any one transitional wallpaper for the lock screen. You can also select it from the Gallery app.
- Now tap on the Set as Wallpaper option and it is done.
However, you can customize the transition effects type, Speed, thickness, Brightness, and Grayscale of the lock screen, just need to tap on the Edit option ahead of Set as wallpaper.
Here’s how to use Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 ‘Water Lock Mode’
Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 offers a remarkable feature named Water Lock Mode. It prevents unintended interactions while submerged in water. This feature is a valuable addition, ensuring seamless functionality and peace of mind while wearing the Galaxy Watch 4 in the water.
There are two simple methods to activate Water Lock Mode on the Galaxy Watch 4. The first involves a quick swipe down to access the Quick Settings Panel, followed by tapping the Water Mode icon.
Alternatively, users can enable this mode through the device’s Settings menu by selecting “Advanced Features” and toggling on the “Water Lock” option. Once enabled, Water Lock Mode renders the touchscreen inactive, shielding the watch from accidental touches underwater.
To deactivate Water Lock Mode, users can press and hold the home key. The watch emits sounds to expel water from the speaker, while a gentle shake eliminates any moisture from the pressure sensor.