How to Enable the Camera Grid on an iPhone 11


The iPhone camera can help you to create some pretty good photographs. But you might be wondering how to enable the camera grid on the iPhone 11 if you like to use it to properly frame your shots.

There is an option on the iPhone camera where you can elect to display a series of lines that separate the viewfinder into 9 rectangles.

This grid can be a helpful way to focus the objects of your photograph and make a good picture even better.

Our guide below will show you where to find the camera grid setting on your iPhone so that you can turn it on.

How to Enable the Camera Grid on an iPhone 11

  1. Open Settings.
  2. Select Camera.
  3. Tap Grid.

Our article continues below with more information on enabling the camera grid on the iPhone, including pictures of these steps.

How to Show the Lines on the iPhone Camera

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 11 in iOS 14.3. However, these same steps will work for many other iPhone models and many versions of iOS.

Step 1: Open the Settings app.

open Settings

Step 2: Scroll down and select the Camera option.

select Camera

Step 3: Tap the button to the right of Grid under the Composition section to activate it.

how to enable the camera grid on an iPhone 11

Now you should be able to open the Camera app on your device and see a set of vertical and horizontal lines that separate the camera view into 9 separate sections.

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