How to take photos showing the palm of your hand, with your Samsung Galaxy phone?

Last Update date : Jul 21. 2021

With your Galaxy smartphone, you can take pictures with the palm of your hand without touching the screen, in this way, you can prevent your photos from moving, generating blurry images. We explain how to activate Capture by showing the palm of your hand.


Before trying the recommendations below, be sure to check if your device software and related applications are updated to the latest version. To update the software on your mobile device, follow these steps:

Step 1. Go to Settings> Software Update.

Step 2. Tap Download and Install.

Step 3. Follow the instructions on the screen.

Next, you can follow the steps on how to configure this option for your device.

Open the camera.

Press settings.

Go to the shooting methods option.

Turn on the Show Palm option.

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