10 Ways To Make Full Use Of Your HUAWEI P30 Series' Cameras


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10 Ways To Make Full Use Of Your HUAWEI P30 Series' Cameras
Question: as your first impression, would you consider the HUAWEI P30 Series as a super camera system? Aftera all, it is a smartphone that could rival a DSLR!

Even so, there are tonnes of hidden camera features that you might not know about.

Here are 10 photo modes available in the HUAWEI P30 Series and ways to activate it:

1) HUAWEI Dual-View Video

Did you know that the HUAWEI P30 Pro has a Dual-View video feature, other than the starred camera features such as ultra-wide angle lens and superzoom lens? How amazing it is if you could watch the overall view and zoom into the characters’ actions at the same time with the two rear cameras, right? Let’s try it out by following the steps below!

Operating method:
Turn on [Camera] – [More] – Select [Dual-View Video], activates the new video recording mode. Zoom mode is supported in the Dual-View Video feature. 

2) SuperZoom



The new 8MP periscope telephoto lens in HUAWEI P30 Pro offers 5x optical zoom, 10x hybrid zoom and 50x digital zoom. Pretty impressive, right? It's so awesome, one of the netizens even stated that the HUAWEI P30 Pro is a telescope smartphone! Look at the sample photos below:

Photos credit to: Sufian Ghaffar
Photos credit to: Sufian GhaffarPhotos credit to: Sufian GhaffarPhotos credit to: Sufian Ghaffar Photo credit: Sufian Ghaffar.
Operating method:
Turn on [Camera] default page, adjust the zoom with two fingers. The maximum zoom adjustment for HUAWEI P30 is 30x while it is 50x for HUAWEI P30 Pro.

3)  The Light Evolution

The colour sensing rule has been rewritten by HUAWEI, from the RGGB method to RYYB, which allows more light to be absorbed into your images. The light sensitivity of the HUAWEI P30 reaches ISO 204800, while the P30 Pro is capable of reaching ISO 409600. It provides a clear preservation of your memories during the day or night and allows you to see the unseen in the dark.

Operating method:
Turn on [Camera], swipe to the ‘PRO’ mode, you can see the maximum ISO for HUAWEI P30 Pro is 409600. 


4) Silky Water mode

The stability of CIS and AIS built in HAUWEI P30 Series upgraded a new anti-shake features. Besides, there is another new silky water photograph mode allows you to capture long exposure shot without using a tripod! By just handheld the smartphone, you can capture a silky water scenery such as images below:
Photo: Aleks Harlow, taken with HUAWEI P30 Pro
Photo: Aleks Harlow, taken with HUAWEI P30 Pro
Operating method:
Turn on 【Camera】- {More} – [Light Painting], select ‘Silky Water’, capture it by handheld.       

5) Macro Shooting

The HUAWEI P30 Series has the same ultra-wide angle and 2.5cm super macro mode as the Mate 20 Series. This allows the user to see the view from a broader perspective and also discover the spectacular macro world.

Photo credit: Sanjitpaal SinghPhoto credit: Sanjitpaal Singh
Operating method:
Turn on [Camera] – [More], Select [Super Macro].   

6) Monochrome

In 2016, the first P9 Series from HUAWEI was launched and with it, brings a monochrome trend to the world. And now, the HUAWEI P30 Series adopts the same function to bring a different perspective to your pictures.
Photo credit: Abedeen Mung
Photo credit: Chaz
Operating method:
Turn on [Camera] – [More] – [Monochrome], there are 4 photograph modes such as normal, aperture, portrait and pro in the options.


7) Aperture

Aperture is the photo mode that highlights the subject you want. The HUAWEI P30 is equipped with an aperture of f/1.8, while the P30 Pro gets an upgraded aperture of f/1.6. This function is able to bring out the outstanding blurring background effect. 

Photo credit: Joe Chan
Operating method:
Turn on [Camera] – [Aperture], you can adjust the parameters such as focal length, focus point, aperture level according to the actual shooting scene.              

8) Portrait mode

How to capture a portrait shot in a fashionable way with smartphone? It is actually not difficult to have a beautiful portrait with a stunning scenery! Give the HUAWEI P30 Series' portrait mode a try.

Operating method:
HUAWEI P30 Series is able to identify the scene and turn on the portrait mode automatically. You can also turn the [Portrait] on in [Camera] manually.

Fashion poster with portrait mode
A simple and clean background is ideal for portrait poster shooting. The HUAWEI P30 Pro’s TOF Camera in portrait mode measures the depth of objects with accuracy and with the AIS Long Exposure Shot, your portrait will be highlighted and the sharpness will be exuded to perfection. The layer enhancement of the camera highlights the shape and make you look outstanding in the photo!
Photo credit: Faliq Fahmie
Worry that you will be hidden by the colourful background? In portrait mode, the background is then progressively blurred with different creamy effects to give a professional-level bokeh effect.

Now, you can highlight yourself and blur the background with the portrait mode on the HUAWEI P30 Pro!  

Photo credit: Yin ChaoPhoto credit: Yin Chao

9) HDR mode

HDR increases the brightness and darkness effect of the photo, capture three photos continuously with different brightness and make a perfect photo. 

Operating method:
HUAWEI P30 Series is able to identify the scene, it can be turned on automatically. You can also go to [Camera] > [More] to turn it on manually.


Capture amazing shadow lines with HDR mode
The strength of HDR is to texturise the subjects, such as building or detailed shadow lines. It balances the brightness and darkness, avoiding overexposure and highlights the details in the dark. 

Photo credit: Xu Shun
Capture colourful scenery with HDR mode
HDR mode helps to strengthen the colour of the scenery. If you are young and energetic, this is the most suitable photo mode for you! 

Photo credit: Zarnizar10) 32MP Front Camera

Photo credit: Yin Chao
The 32MP front camera on HAUWEI P30 Pro will intelligently recognise your face to produce expertly-shot selfies by contouring your face with accurate brightness and sharpness. Reveal your radiance with the HUAWEI P30 Pro!

Operating method:
Turn on [Camera], switch to selfie, adjusts the setting according to your photography needs.

Feeling excited to take photo with HUAWEI P30 Series? Try out the 10 incredible photo modes in our HUAWEI P30 Series now! 

Stand a chance to win USD20,000 and a HUAWEI P30 Pro smartphone by joining in our Next Image photography contest by clicking here.

HUAWEI P30 & P30 Pro retail the price of RM2,699 and RM3,799 respectively, and can be purchased at all HUAWEI Brand Stores and major telco companies.

In conjunction with Ramadhan season, the HUAWEI Online Official is offering amazing deals and surprises when you purchase the P30 Series.

Particularly, purchasing a HUAWEI P30 on the official online store will entitle you to a free Wireless Charging Case and a HUAWEI Wireless Charger, while the HUAWEI P30 Pro comes with a free HUAWEI Talkband B5 (worth RM599).

On top of that, any purchases that exceed the amount of RM1,500 will also provide you lucky draw chance to win a pair of return flight tickets to Tokyo, Japan!

For more information, please click on this link here.

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