1. Thai Dan's Avatar
    I have the international LG D802. In camera mode, when I press the photo icon at the bottom to review my last photo or other photos already in the gallery, the last photo opens and then almost immediately goes dim. I can't find a setting anywhere that controls this. Has anyone seen this? Can anyone help?
    05-01-2014 12:21 PM
  2. Lance Danca's Avatar
    It happens to me when I use Photos (the Google+ photo app). When I use the stock gallery app, it works fine and does not dim. If it is happening in Gallery, you got me.
    05-05-2014 12:35 PM
  3. kakashiuchiha's Avatar
    Does this happen to videos too because i had a problem like this. Heres the fix
    > gallery
    > any video
    > menu button
    > settings
    > brightness.
    that should fix the problem
    05-05-2014 03:25 PM
  4. Thai Dan's Avatar
    No, it doesn't happen in video mode. I just tried doing a reset in both camera and video modes, but it had no effect on this problem. Still have the problem.
    05-06-2014 01:43 AM
  5. Lance Danca's Avatar
    Try this.

    Settings>Apps>Swipe to all>Select Google+>Clear Defaults

    I have tried to replicate your problem in the gallery app, and I cannot get it to work. My assumption (I know, I know) was that you chose photos as the default app for displaying pictures.

    After clearing defaults, go into camera, snap a pic, push the corner button to get a preview. If it asks what app choose gallery.

    this will only work if the default is, in fact, photos.
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    05-07-2014 01:31 PM
  6. Thai Dan's Avatar

    You are a gentleman and a scholar! Your instructions worked perfectly. Google+ was the culprit. I have now set the preview to Gallery and it works fine. Thank you, thank you, thank you!
    05-08-2014 02:12 AM
  7. Lance Danca's Avatar
    Glad I could help

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-14-2014 04:12 PM
  8. FrownBuzzy's Avatar
    I wish Googs would fix the dim pic issue in photos. It's not the whole screen (buttons at bottom dont dim) and a similar thing happens to the video in Hangouts.
    05-18-2014 12:31 PM

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