How to Keep Your Flashlight On While Taking Photos with Your iPhone

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Are you an iPhone user who wants to keep the flashlight on while you’re using the camera? If so, you’ve come to the right place! In this blog post, we will discuss how to keep your iPhone’s flashlight on while using the camera.

First things first, it is important to note that this feature is only available on certain iPhone models. Currently, iPhones 6 and above are able to keep their flashlight on while in use with the camera. Unfortunately, if you have an older model of iPhone, then this feature is not available to you.

If you have a compatible model of iPhone and want to enable this setting, there are a few quick steps that need to be taken. First, open up the Camera app by tapping its icon from your home page or by finding it in your list of apps. Once open, press the lightning bolt icon at the top left of your screen. This will bring up various brightness levels from which you can choose. Slide your finger along the line until you reach “On” and then press Done at the top right of your screen.

Now your flashlight should be kept on while using the Camera app! It’s as simple as that! Keeping your flashlight on while using your camera can be incredibly useful for low-light situations or when exploring dark environments such as caves or tunnels.

We hope that this blog post has been helpful in teaching you how to keep your iPhone’s flashlight on while using its camera! If you have any further questions or need more help with enabling this setting, don’t hesitate to reach out for assistance!

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Using a Flashlight and Camera Simultaneously

Yes, you can use a flashlight and camera at the same time on some phones. Whether or not yours has this capability depends on the phone you are using. For example, the preinstalled flashlight on the Galaxy S5 will stay on when the camera is running. However, other phones may not have this capability so it’s best to check with your phone’s manufacturer or look up your model online to see if it supports using the flashlight and camera together.

Using the Flashlight and Camera Shortcut on an iPhone 11

To use the flashlight and camera shortcut on your iPhone 11, start by swiping down from the top-right corner of your screen to open the Control Center. You will see a set of icons including one for the Flashlight and one for the Camera. Tap the Flashlight icon to turn on the flashlight, and tap it again to turn it off. To open your camera, tap the Camera icon. This will launch your camera app and you can then take photos or videos as desired.

Keeping a Flashlight On

To keep the flashlight on, you can use Quick Tap in the Settings App. To do this, open the Settings App, then go to System. Gestures? Quick Tap. Turn on the feature by pressing the Use Quick Tap button. Scroll down, then tap the Toggle flashlight option. The flashlight will stay on until you turn it off by re-tapping the toggle flashlight option or turning off Quick Tap in your settings.


In conclusion, the iPhone is a great device for those who are looking for a reliable and user-friendly smartphone. It is equipped with a variety of features, including an excellent camera and a bright flashlight that can be used while the camera is on. Additionally, it has a long battery life and an intuitive user interface, making it easy to take advantage of all its features. The iPhone also offers access to a wide range of apps, giving users even more options for personalizing their experience on the device.

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James Walker

James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.