Google Camera 2.2 update brings new panorama modes, timer and more

Google Camera 2.2 for Android

Google has started rolling out a new (v2.2) update for the Google Camera app for Android users that brings a lot of new features, including new panorama modes, option to set a timer, take a snap while shooting video and more. The company released the Google Camera, a standalone camera app for Android smartphones last month on Google Play that brought SLR-like Lens Blur mode. This update brings SLR-like creative picture modes wide angle and fisheye for Panorama.

Google Camera Panorama mode Fisheye

Option to choose between 16:9 and 4:3 aspect ratios are available in the settings and is also available for the front-facing camera. Selecting 16:9 aspect ratio reduces the image resolution. Panorama feature is not available for all the smartphones.

New features in Google Camera 2.2 for Android

  • Ability to set a timer (3 and 10 seconds)
  • Take a snap while shooting video
  • Choose between 16:9 and 4:3 aspect ratios
  • New panorama modes wide angle and fisheye.

The latest Google Camera update is gradually rolling out through Google Play.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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