I've tried last night to record a low light video and I first thought that it was a bug. The video is absolutely terrible. I mean not just noisy, there are some kind of compression artifacts all over the place. The video looks worst then on my S7. The artifacts give me the impression I’m looking at old footage filmed with a NOKIA N95.
I have tried with OPEN CAMERA and I have the same results, with more or less noise and more or less exposure per frame. I’ve rebooted the phone. I have reset the camera app. I literally thought this must be a bug. I still hope in the back of my mind that this is a BUG. This cannot be an actual result. I can record a demo clip in low light just for demoing.
Do you guys have the same problems when recording in low light?
Is there a cure for this illness?
Please comment guys.
Hi Andrew. Thanks for the advise. I have tried your suggestion, yet I cannot select the magic wand in vedeos. It is greyed-out. Same when changing the resolution and disabling HDR. Any othe suggestion of what I can do to troubleshoot further ?
Hi Andrew. I have no issue with photography. Video recording in low light can be better. I have better results with the S7 Pro Camera mode in Video. There is quite a lot of noise and artifacts. I prefer less noise (maximum 200 ISO). Ive only now have seen how terible the camera can be in low light.