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Genshin Impact - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens Selfie Event Guide

Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens is a selfie event in Genshin Impact Version 2.6. Check out information about the Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens, how to play, a list of all Photo Locations and their instructions, and the selfie event rewards here!

Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens Guides
Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the LensEvent Guide Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens Day 1Day 1 Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens Day 2Day 2 Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens Day 3Day 3
Genshin - Photo Taking Event Day 4Day 4 Genshin - Photo Taking Event Day 5Day 5 Genshin - Photo Taking Event Day 6Day 6 Genshin - Photo Taking Event Day 7Day 7

Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens Information

Photography Event Details

Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens

Event Start April 1, 2022
Event End April 11, 2022
How to Unlock Reach Adventure Rank 30+
Complete Chapter 2: Act 1 Sub-Quest Ritou Escape Plan
Complete Snapshots World Quest
Event Rewards
Genshin - Primogem Image Genshin - Hero Genshin - Mora Image

Photography Event in Version 2.6

Help the Inazuman Illustrator Asagiri find inspiration by taking pictures with your Kamera. Record various pictures in the Photo Notes to earn rewards!
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How to Unlock the Selfie Event

Genshin Impact - Archon Quest Chapter 2 Act 1 - The Immovable God and the Eternal Euthymia Quest Guide

Complete the ''Ritou Escape Plan'' Sub-Quest

To participate in the event, you must be at least Adventure Rank 30, have completed the ''Ritou Escape Plan'' sub-quest in the Archon Quest Chapter 2: Act 1, The Immovable God and the Eternal Euthymia, and the Snapshots World Quest where you receive the Kamera Gadget.

Chapter 2: Act 1 Archon Quest Guide

All Photo-Taking Locations and Photography Targets

Photo-Taking Locations and Targets

Challenges Stages & Photography Targets
Genshin - Kamera Day 1 Legend of the Wind Knight
Location: Favonius Cathedral, Mondstadt
Photography Targets:
• The Cathedral in the Photo
• Include 3 photo-taking points
• Character must face the Kamera
• Be using an Anemo Skill
Legend of the Wind Knight II
Location: Windrise, Mondstadt
Photography Targets:
• In front of a certain large tree
• Angle must span 2 photo-taking points
• Character must be affiliated with the Knights of Favonius
• Photo taken at 08:00 - 12:00
Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens Day 2Day 2 Wangshu Inn
Location: Wangshu Inn, Liyue
Photography Targets:
• Wangshuu inn
• Include 2 photo-taking points
• Change time to afternoon (11:00 - 12:00) or night (18:00 - 00:00)
• Character must face the Kamera
Schemes Beneath the Dragon's Spine
Location: Guili Plains, Liyue
Photography Targets:
• Dragonspine
• Angle must span 3 photo-taking points
• Photo taken at 11:00 - 14:00
• Character must face the Dragonspine
Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens Day 3Day 3 The Proper Use of Thunder, Lightning and Blades
Location: Wolvendom, Mondstadt
Photography Targets:
• Wolvendom
• Include 1 photo-taking point
• Character must be using an Electro Elemental Burst
The Fable of Qingce Village
Location: Qingce Village, Liyue
Photography Targets:
• Near Qingce Village
• Angle must span 3 photo-taking points
• Photo taken at 06:00 - 18:00
• Character must be idling
Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens Day 4Day 4 Aporia of the Valley
Location: Tianqui Valley, Liyue
Photography Targets:
• The angle must span 3 photo-taking points
• Character's weapon must be a Catalyst.
• Character must face the Kamera
• Use a Charged Attack when the picture is taken
The Rockeater
Location: Near Liyue Harbor, Liyue
Photography Targets:
• The angle must span 3 photo-taking points
• Character's weapon must be a Catalyst.
• Character must face the Kamera
• Use a Charged Attack when the picture is taken
Genshin - Photo Taking Event Day 5Day 5 The Rockeater: Ape Cliff
Location: Near Jueyun Karst, Liyue
Photography Targets:
• The angle must span 2 photo-taking points
• Character must face the Kamera, must be from Liyue
• Use a Normal Attack when the picture is taken
The Rockeater: Twilight
Location: Jueyun Karst, Liyue
Photography Targets:
• The angle must span 3 photo-taking points
• Evening (16:00 - 18:00)
• Character must face the Kamera
• Take a picture of the character idling
Genshin - Photo Taking Event Day 6Day 6 To the Deep Rock: I
Location: Fuao Vale, The Chasm
Photography Targets:
• The angle must span 1 photo-taking point
• Character pictured must be using a Geo Elemental Skill
To the Deep Rock: II
Location: Tiangong Gorge, The Chasm
Photography Targets:
• The angle must span 2 photo-taking points
• Character pictured must be walking or running
Genshin - Photo Taking Event Day 7Day 7 The Seventh Samurai
Location: Inazuma City, Inazuma
Photography Targets:
• In front of Tenshukaku
• The angle must span 1 photo-taking point
• Night (19:00 - 00:00)
• Character's weapon must be a Polearm or a Sword
• Use Normal Attack or Charged Attack when the picture is taken
The Seven Great Elements
Location: Amakane Island, Inazuma
Photography Targets:
• Mt. Yougou
• The angle must span 2 photo-taking points
• Character pictured must be using an Elemental Skill

How to Play Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens

Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens Event Guide

How to Play the Event
1 Talk to Asagiri and complete their requests.
2 Go to designated locations to take pictures.
3 Include all Photography Targets in the pictures.
4 Use the ''Kamera'' to take a picture!
5 Go to the event page to claim your reward!

How to Start the Selfie Event

Genshin - Asagiri
Talk to the Inazuman illustrator Asagiri to begin taking photography requests. You'll go through a short tutorial quest, then have photo-taking spots revealed to you.

Two photo-taking spots will be unlocked every day for the first seven days of the event.

How to Take Selfies at Photo-Taking Locations

Genshin - Photo-Taking Locations
Asagiri's requests will give you a clue for each Photo-Taking location you need to go. We'll have the locations for each photo challenge ready once the event is out!

How to Include Photography Targets

Genshin - Photography Targets
Asagiri will also include specific ''photography targets'' in their requests. Just get all of the requirements in the Photography Targets before taking the photo and you're good to go!

Photo-Taking Points

Genshin - Outside the Canvas Inside the Lens - Photo-Taking Points
Photography Targets are sometimes photo-taking points. These points are marked in the Kamera screen. All you have to do is get all those points in one frame.

Must be facing the Kamera

Genshin - Photography Target for Facing the Kamera
This just means that your character has to be facing the Kamera when you take the photo.

Must be using an Elemental Skill

Genshin - Photography Target for Skills
This just means that you have to take a photo while your character is in the middle of the Elemental Skill! Read this Photography Target carefully because it sometimes has specific Element requirements.

How to Use the Kamera to Take the Picture

Genshin - How to take a Photo
Once you're at the correct location, you've adjusted for the correct angle, and you've met all Photography Targets, just hit the Kamera icon to take a picture! This should complete that Photo-Taking challenge.

Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens Quest

Photography Event Unlock Quest

Genshin - Event Unlock Quest
To start taking pictures of your characters in the event, you need to complete the unlock quest first by talking to Asagiri!

Event Quest Details

Quest Type World Quest
Location Inazuma City, Inazuma
Required AR 30
Quest Giver Asagiri

Photography Event Quest Walkthrough

Event Quest Walkthrough
1
To start the quest, go to Inazuma City, and look at the person drawing.
2
Once you're in the area, talk to Asagiri.
3
Finish talking to her to complete the quest and start on the Photography Stages!

Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens Rewards

Rewards
Genshin Impact - Adventurer Adventurer's Experience ×4 Genshin Impact - Mora Image Mora ×10000

Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens Rewards

Total Photography Event Rewards

Outside the Canvas, Inside the Lens Rewards
Genshin - Primogem Icon Primogem x420 Genshin - Hero Hero's Wit x22 Genshin - Mora Icon Mora x280000

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