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40 iPhone tips and tricks everyone should know

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When history is unfolding before your eyes – or your friend is caught in a compromising position that deserves documentation – swiping through apps to find the iPhone camera can result in a missed opportunity.

From the phone’s lock screen, look for a camera icon in the lower right corner. You can slide this icon up the screen, opening the Camera app automatically.

Bonus trick: The volume-up button on the side of the phone will work as a physical shutter button.

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