How to Capture Photos and Videos on iPhone 6 and 6 Plus without Launching Camera App


The ability to capture photos without launching your iPhone’s Camera app allows you to take photos quickly. You can do this on your iOS 8 running iDevices like iPhone 6, 6 Plus, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5 etc with a Jaibreak tweak. Read more to know how to take photos on iOS 8 devices without launching the camera app.


To do this you need to download a Jailbreak tweak called QuickShoot Pro. This Jailbreak tweak is not new, however the latest version of the app has brought support for iOS 8 devices. QuickShoot Pro allows you to capture a photo or a video from the home screen without the need of launching the default Camera app on your iPhone.

This Jailbreak tweak comes in handy in situations where you don’t have time to wait till your Camera app opens to capture a photo or video. The app reduces the time of capturing photos to half when compared with your default Camera app.

All you have to do is install the QuikcShoot Pro on your iOS running iPhone and tap a button to capture photos or start recording video directly from your homescreen. The app also allows the users to customize the shortcuts for various actions of capturing videos and photos with Activator gesture.

QuickShoot Pro Jailbreak tweak is compatible with all the devices running iOS 8 or above including iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. However, do note that if you own older version of iPhone like, iPhone 4 with lots of tweaks already installed, then you may experience some performance issues because of low-memory issue.

If you have a Jailbroken iPhone, QuickShoot Pro is one of the must have tweak for you if you are too much into photo and video capturing using your iPhone’s camera. If you already have the QuickShoot Pro installed on your iOS device, you can update the latest version for free of cost, however the fresh install of QuickShoot Pro on your iOS8 device would cost $1.49 and can be downloaded from the BigBoss repository in Cydia.


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