Photos

Learn how to browse and view photos and videos on your phone, how to edit them, and how to view them on a TV.

About Gallery

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Gallery.

Browse and view the photos you have taken, or watch the videos you have recorded.

You can also view the photos and videos on a compatible TV.

To find your photos and videos easily, add or edit tags in Gallery.

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View photos and videos

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Gallery.

Browse photos

Swipe up or down.

View a photo

Select the photo.

To view the following photo, swipe from right to left. To view the previous photo, swipe from left to right.

Zoom in

Place two fingers on the screen, and slide your fingers apart. To zoom out, slide your fingers together.

View the toolbar

Tap the screen.

Play a video

Select the video and Play icon.

View the properties of a photo or video

Open the photo or video in full screen view. Select the title that shows how many megapixels the photo is or the resolution of the video.

Photos and videos can be sent to you in a mail or multimedia message. To later view these photos and videos, save them to Gallery.

Save a photo or video to Gallery

  1. In the multimedia message, select the photo or video.

  2. Tap the screen, and select Options icon > Save.

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Edit or add a tag

Photos and videos are automatically tagged according to the time they were taken. You can edit or delete these tags, or add new ones yourself.

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Gallery.

Edit or delete a tag

Select and hold the tag, and select Rename tag or Delete tag.

Add a tag

Select and hold the photo you want to have as the first photo in the new tag group, and select Add tag.

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Edit a photo you have taken

You can do quick edits, such as crop, resize, fix contrast, and add effects to the photos you have taken.

  1. Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Gallery and the photo.

  2. Tap the photo to show the toolbar, and select Options icon > Edit.

  3. From the toolbar, select Enhance icon, Transform icon, or Add-on icon.

  4. To save the edited photo, select Save icon. The edited photo does not replace the original photo.

Tip: To quickly crop a photo, select the photo in Gallery, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select Crop icon. Place your finger on the screen, drag to crop the area, and select Crop.

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Edit a video you have recorded

Cut and trim your videos down to the essentials.

  1. Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Gallery and a video.

  2. Select Options icon > Edit.

  3. Drag the start and end frames to mark the length of your video.

  4. To preview your video, select Play icon.

  5. To save your video, select Done icon.

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Share a photo or video from Gallery

Want to upload your photos or videos to a social networking service for your friends and family to see? You can do that directly from Gallery.

  1. Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Gallery.

  2. Select a photo or video, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select Options icon > Share.

    Tip: If you're already signed in to a social networking service, you can share directly to that service. Select Camera roll icon, tap the screen to show the toolbar, and select the service icon on the photo toolbar.

    When you share your photo or video for the first time, you may need to sign in to the social networking service. You only have to sign in the first time you share something.

  3. Add a comment if you like, and select Share.

Tip: You can also share your photos and videos with another phone that supports NFC. To share, select a photo or video, and touch the other phone with the NFC area of your phone.

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Delete photos and videos

If you've got a lot of photos and videos on your phone, you can get rid of the ones that didn't turn out so well. You can easily delete them in Gallery.

  1. Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Gallery.

  2. Select Delete icon, mark the photos and videos, and select Delete.

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View photos and videos on a TV

You can view photos and videos on a compatible TV, making it easier for you to show them to your family and friends.

If your TV supports HDMI, you can use a compatible HDMI Micro Connector cable (available separately) to connect your phone to your HD TV.

View photos and videos on your HD TV

Connect your phone to the TV

Connect the HDMI Micro Connector cable to the HDMI Micro Connector of your phone. Connect the other end of the cable to the HDMI connector of the TV.

If you don't see anything on the TV screen, check that the TV is using the correct HDMI input.

Move about on the TV screen

Select the arrow icons on your phone screen. To select something, select the OK icon.

View a photo or play a video

Select Videos or Photos, go to the photo or video, then select OK.

Go to the previous or next photo

Select the back or forward arrow.

Rotate the selected photo

Select the up or down arrow.

Start a photo slide show

When viewing a photo, select OK.

Pause or resume a video

Select OK.

Rewind or fast-forward a video

Select the back or forward arrow.

View photos and videos on your standard definition TV

You need to use a Nokia Video Connectivity Cable (available separately), and may need to change the TV-out settings and aspect ratio.

To change the TV-out settings, select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Settings and Phone > Accessories > TV-Out.

  1. Connect a Nokia Video Connectivity Cable to the video input of a compatible TV. The colour of the plugs must match the colour of the sockets.

  2. Connect the other end of the Nokia Video Connectivity Cable to the Nokia AV connector of your phone.

    If you don't see anything on the TV screen, check that you have selected the correct input on the TV.

  3. Select the photo or video on your phone.

Do not connect products that create an output signal, as this may damage the device. Do not connect any voltage source to the Nokia AV connector. If you connect an external device or headset, other than those approved by Nokia for use with this device, to the Nokia AV connector, pay special attention to volume levels.

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Sync your photos and videos between your phone and computer

Did you take photos or record videos with your phone that you'd like to watch on your computer? Using a USB cable, you can easily sync your photos and videos between your phone and a computer.

  1. Connect your phone to a compatible computer with a compatible USB cable.

    If syncing between a memory card in your phone and a computer, make sure the memory card is in your phone.

  2. Open Nokia Suite on your computer, then follow the instructions shown in Nokia Suite.

Back up your photos

Want to make sure that you will not lose any important photos? You can use Nokia Suite to back up your photos to your computer.

  1. Connect your phone to a compatible computer with a compatible USB cable.

    If copying between a memory card in your phone and a computer, make sure the memory card is in your phone.

  2. Open Nokia Suite on your computer, then follow the instructions shown in Nokia Suite on how to sync Gallery.