Chapter 10. Photos and Video

Using the iPhone's Camera for Quickly Recording Information

In this chapter, we'll examine the camera and photo library capabilities of the iPhone (and in the case of the iPhone 3GS, its video capabilities). Although a camera may not seem like a useful tool in many professions, the ability to quickly capture visual information (or even evidence in some situations) can often be easier than transcribing written content (such as from a dry-erase board) or writing a description of a person or place. The iPhone's ability to share snapshots makes it easy to take these photo records and make use of them in any number of different ways. This chapter will also look at the iPhone's photo library, which can contain any number ...

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