Article ID : S500006980 / Last Modified : 11/04/2018

Images are reversed (right to left) in the Smart Capture finder window

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When you take pictures of yourself with SmartCapture by placing the internal camera toward you, the image is reversed right to left in the finder window.

Images are reversed in the finder window while it is being taken, however, the recorded picture is not reversed. It looks the same as the subject.

This issue is covered in the Instruction Manual of Smart Capture and its online help. When taking a picture of yourself by placing the internal camera toward you, the image is reversed to provide you with an image looked in the mirror. The recorded picture is not reversed. It looks the same as the subject.

If you take a picture placing the internal camera to the same direction as you face, the image is not reversed. It appears the same as the subject.

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Summary from the Smart Capture online help is described below.

About the image on the finder window when taking a picture of yourself:
When you take a picture of yourself by placing the internal camera toward you, the image on the finder window is reversed like an image you see in the mirror. However, the recorded picture is not reversed and looks the same as the subject.