Sometimes, you may not want to display all the photos and videos in your gallery, as anyone can accidentally access them, especially when you give your smartphone to view some photos of your last trip or the food you cooked, etc., But there is always an option to lock the gallery to avoid such circumstances, but as in some cases there is no control over how far the next person will scroll and see the images.
Below we show how to hide photos and videos on your smartphones:
Most people use Google Photos which gives them the option to archive photos and videos, too, the feature is available on both Android and iOS, and to do so, open Google Photos, select the photos and videos you want to hide, and click on the three dots in the upper right corner, then select the option Move to archive.
That's it, all the selected photos and videos will be moved to the archive, to access them, tap on albums from the bottom and then tap on the archive folder.
Open the Photos app on your iPhone.
Press the Select button at the top and start selecting photos and videos to hide.
Now, click on the share icon at the bottom left and choose the option Hide.
To access it, you can click on albums, scroll down and click on the hidden option.