Part 1: Create A Hidden Folder on Android
Part 2: Hide Photos in Folder on Android Phone
Part 1: Create A Hidden Folder on AndroidDownload, install and launch ES File Explorer on your Android and follow the steps below.
Step 1. Click "New" from the bottom toolbar and choose "Folder" in the pop up window. Then, you will be asked to name the new folder. Just type in "." and the folder name you want such as ".Hidden data", ".My Hidden Photos", and more. It's up to you.
Note: No matter what you would like to name your Android, don't forget the "." at the front. The "." in front of the folder name means that this is a hidden folder.
Step 2. You are also allowed to hide this folder in the file manager. Just tap on the main menu and click "Settings".
Then, choose "Display settings" as shown below and uncheck "Show hidden files" to hide them.
Part 2: Hide Photos in Folder on Android PhoneAt the very beginning, tap on "New" > "File" and name the new file as ".nomedia". Then, click "OK" to save the file.
Note: After creating a new file named ".nomeida", you can create a new folder and move the photos you want to hide in this folder. And then check the gallery and you will find the photos you just chose hidden. To unveil the photos, you just need to delete the ".nomedia" file.
That's it, if you have any other way to hide your Android photos, please feel free to let us know. And it will be very kind if you leave comments in the following blanks to show us your opinion, suggestion or anything.