1. AC Question's Avatar
    While I was on vacation recently, my selfies went magically from normal one day to "negatives" and now back to normal. Why? Most importantly - How can I recover these selfies that went "negative" for a short while? They stayed as negatives even when I uploaded to my pc. Are there any fixes to get these photos back?
    09-06-2016 03:19 PM
  2. belodion's Avatar
    What phone?

    Sent from mTalk
    09-06-2016 06:04 PM
  3. Kmac1427's Avatar
    Samsung 7Edge
    09-06-2016 06:28 PM
  4. belodion's Avatar
    Are they ordinary negatives, or dark....what some have described as X-Ray-like? The latter was a bug caused by an update if I recall right, the fix for which was to reboot the phone. I don't know whether that fixed it in arrears, or only for future shots. I'll ask around.

    Also, welcome as a new member.
    09-06-2016 07:12 PM
  5. Kmac1427's Avatar
    Very very dark and almost look like X-Rays or Negatives. The phone works perfectly now, but I took a lot of selfies during that time that I would like to have if these are fixable. I uploaded them to my pc but they stayed bad. I am just trying to figure out if there is a fix for these bad photos. I still have them on the phone and also uploaded.

    Thank you for your help on this matter.
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    09-06-2016 08:11 PM
  6. LeoRex's Avatar
    I'm sorry to say that the photos are junk... The same thing happened on my wife's S7 and I poured over them to see if the information was still in tact, but the photos were totally compromised.

    Near as I can tell, there is a bug in the processing software for the front facing camera on both S7 models... I know, it happened to my wife on a couple of occasions.

    Good news is a reboot clears it, bad news is it might come back and any affected photos are lost.
    belodion likes this.
    09-06-2016 09:01 PM

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