While announcing the improvements in iOS version of Safari, Apple has also announced the new features to the iOS Camera app, as a new feature of iOS 5 Camera app, now you can take pictures while the device is locked, provides a lock screen shortcut for taking pictures, in iOS 5 camera app, they have also improved the options of auto focus.

On the lock screen, there will be an icon of camera, which takes you to the iOS Camera app, to take the photo. If in the case, your device is locked with passcode, it will take you to iOS camera app and allows you to take photo, but not allow the access to the photo album. Also now Apple has adds the feature by its self, by pressing the volume button you can also take pictures.

As a part of this new feature, you can now directly edit your photos from the camera app, featuring “Red-eye removal”, crop photos and the feature of “Auto-Enhance”.