Use QuickTake to capture video while taking photos

With the QuickTake Camera feature on iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone SE (2nd generation), you can capture video while taking photos—without switching modes.


Hold the shutter to take a video

When you open the Camera app, you see the default photo mode. Tap the shutter button  to take a photo. Tap the arrow  to adjust options such as flash, Live Photos, timer, and more.

To capture a QuickTake video, just press and hold the shutter button.* Then release the button to stop recording.

Slide to the right to lock recording

To keep recording video without having to hold the button, slide the shutter button to the right, then release it. When video recording is locked, a shutter button appears to the right; tap it to take a still photo during video recording. When you're ready to stop recording, tap the record button.

Slide to the left for burst mode

Slide the shutter button to the left and hold it to take a burst of photos, then release it to stop.

* To take videos with customizable resolution, stereo audio, and audio zoom, switch to Video mode.

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