Apple has come up with a useful lock screen shortcut for the native camera app in iOS 5.1. You can very easily take pictures now. To find out how to get the iOS 5.1 Camera lock screen on iPhone on iOS 5.0.1 all you need to do is tap the camera icon from your iDevice’s lock screen and get started. And the best thing is that now even jailbreakers can utilize this feature.There is this new jailbreak tweak that has brought this lock screen shortcut to jailbreakers on iOS 5.0.1. It’s called the Camera Grabber for iOS 5. You can get it for free on your jailbroken device running 5.0.1 without the need to manage any settings. Pull up from the icon to get to the camera app and see the photos that you captured. It’s very easy to learn how to get the iOS 5.1 camera lock screen on iPod on iOS 5.0.1 as on other iOS devices.
Camera Grabber is the by far the simplest of all tweaks that have till date brought this kind of feature to a jailbroken device’s lock screen. Available at Cydia this tweak actually copies the new shortcut functionality implemented by theCupertinoin iOS 5.1. One of the developers has also confirmed that with Camera Grabber for iOS 5, you can have the benefit of an updated quick camera access and find out how to get the iOS 5.1 camera lock screen on iPhone or iPod touch running iOS 5.0.1 without the need of having to run a stock version of the iOS.
Camera Grabber has no additional settings as you will notice after you install it. The slide that is used to unlock bar is shortened to fit in the Grabber button. You can launch the app by sliding it in a vertical direction.
You can get the Camera Grabber app for iOS 5 from the BigBoss repository for free supporting iPhone 4, 4S, 3GS and iPod touch 4G. You will of course need to jailbreak your device first to install the tweak.